Dorcas Flint1

b. 21 May 1861
Last Edited=29 May 2016
1st cousin 3 times removed of Joseph Michael Flint
     Dorcas Flint was born on 21 May 1861.1 She was the daughter of Ethan Allen Flint and Catherine Pitcher.1

On 14 July 1870 Dorcas Flint was enumerated in the household of Ethan Allen Flint on the 1870 U. S. census for Tama City Post Office, Richland Township, Tama County, Iowa as Dorcas Flint, 7 years old, birthplace of Iowa, occupation of At home. Attended school within the year. Also enumerated in the household were Catherine Pitcher, Benjamin Franklin Flint and Edith May Flint.2

Dorcas Flint married Charles H Wright on 10 May 1878 at the Residence of E A Flint, Tama County, Iowa.3


  1. C. Ellis Flint, The Flint Family: Robert Flint, (The Pioneer) and His Decendents (1931-1932; reprint, Salem, Massachusetts: Higginson Book Company, unkown year), 84.
  2. 1870 U. S. census, Tama County, Iowa, population schedule, Richland Township, Tama City Post Office, p. 21 (written) p. 361 back (stamped), dwelling 165, family 158, Ethan Flint; digital image, ( : accessed 02 Feb 2014); citing NARA microfilm publication M593, Roll 420.
  3. Toledo, Tama County, Iowa, Marriages v. A-C 1853-1882, book C page 109; FHL microfilm 1022734, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.