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John Wright (1708 - 1763)

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John Wright
Born in Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts Baymap
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Husband of — married 4 Jan 1737 [location unknown]
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Died in Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts Baymap
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John was born 14 July 1708 at Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, the son of Josiah Wright and Ruth Carter. He married Mary Locke 4 January 1737 at Woburn.[1]

John Wright died 29 April 1763 at Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts.


  1. Massachusetts Compiled Marriages 1633-1850, published by Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 2005 (source: Family History Library, Salt Lake CIty, UT, film # 07613948 & #0859998). John Wright m. Mary Locke 4 Jan 1737 at Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

See Also

  • Johnson, Edward F., Woburn Records of Births, Deaths, and Marriages, from 1640 to 1873. Part I - Births (Woburn, Mass. : Andrews, Cutler & Co., Steam Book and Job Printers. 1890) (Free e-book. Available at
  • North America Family Histories 1500-2000, published by Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 2016 (source: "The Richardson Memorial: comprising a full history and genealogy of the psterity of the three brothers"). "Deacon Jeduthon Richardson m. 24 Mar 1761 Mary Wright, daughter of Deacon John Wright by his wife Mary Locke, youngest daughter of James Locke, who was a son of Deacon William Locke, the original emigrant from England. John Wright, her father (b. 14 Jul 1708) was chosen Deacon of the church in Woburn 9 Aug 1758. He was a son of Deacon Josiah Wright (b. 1674) chosen Deacon 1736, who was a son of Joseph Wright and grandson of Deacon John Wright one of the founders of Woburn."

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