© 1997-1998-1999-2000-2001 by David Charles Procuniar
Wright Bros: Orville-Wilbur
A Thumbnail Biography by David C. Procuniar
All Rights Reserved Last updated: 31 Aug 2001
The Procuniars in my lineage are cousins of the famous Wright Bros
through the Vanderbilts, Van Cleves, Ryans, McLains and McMasters.
Here is my Van Cleve-Wright family tree connection in a nutshell so you can see at a glance who is related to whom.
Orville & Wilbur are my third cousins three times removed (3C3R).
My Family Tree
John Jans Van Cleve (Angeline)
Isbrandt Van Cleve (Janetje Vanderbilt)
Benjamin Van Cleve (Rachel Covenhoven)
John Van Cleve (Catharine Benham) the 5th great grandfather of David C. Procuniar
Margaret Van Cleve (George Reeder)
Catherine Reeder (Dan Wright Jr.)
Mary Van Cleve (John McClain)
Catharine McClain (Thomas Ryan)
Margaret Jane Ryan (Andrew McMaster)
Mary Catharine McMaster (Jacob Procuniar)
John Henry Procuniar (Elsia King)
Excerpt from “The Procuniar Genealogy 1991” by David Charles Procuniar
The Wright Bros Home in Dayton Ohio
photo taken in June 2005 by David C. Procuniar
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