Name - Henry Hapgood Wright
Birth Date: 13 Mar 1822
Birth Place: Concord, Mass.
Death Date: 8 Sep 1869
Burial Place: Buck Family Cemetery, Bucksville, Horry County, South Carolina
Military Service - C. S. A.
Enlistment Date: 28 Dec 1861
Discharge Date: 9 Apr 1865
Rank: Private, Appointed as Regimental Commissary for the 26th Regiment, S.C. Infantry
Company and Regiment: Co. F, 18th Reg't., S.C.
Military Unit Details:
Parents: Henry Wright and Sarah Flint
Wife: Orilla Buck Wright
Children: William, Fannie
Interesting Facts -
Mustered in at Davis's Old Field, Union District. Wounded on July 30, 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox on 4/9/1865. There is a City Park in Concord, Mass named Hapgood Wright Town Forest. The park property was donated by Henry Wright's father. Louisa May Alcott and Henry David Thoreau visited the park in the mid 1800s and described it as a"trip to fairy land."
Henry was a partner in the lumber business with William L. Buck.