Wright, Thomas Kidder Green
Age: 23, credited to Norwich, VTVITALS
Birth: 02/01/1838, Norwich, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Died in Tarrytown, NY
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Thomas K. G. Wright
Thomas K. G. Wright, son of Lieut. John Wright, U. S. A., and Almira Kidder (Green) Wright, and nephew of Col. Cogswell Kidder Green, '26, was born in Norwich, Vt., February 1, 1838, and died in Tarrytown, N. Y., December 21, 1891. He attended the schools of Norwich/and entered the University in 1852, and remained two years.
He enlisted in Company B, 6th Vermont Infantry, September 6, 1861; was promoted corporal on February 20, 1862; was transferred to the 12th Michigan Regiment, and later was commissioned a captain in the United States Colored Troops. He was assistant engineer on the Boston, H. & E. R. R., in 1869; Chepaug, R. R., 1871-72; Fitchburg, R. R., through Hoosac Tunnel; the Southern Penn. R. R., in 1883.
William Arba Ellis, Norwich University, 1819-1911: Her History, Her Graduates, Her Roll of Honor…, ii:597