Jesse Wright enlisted in the first militia that was raised in Woburn, under the command of Captain Jesse Wyman, and fought with this regiment at Bunker Hill and at other early battles of the revolution.
He died 8 July 1827 at Rodman, Jefferson, New York.
↑ Massachusetts Compiled Marriages 1633-1850, published by Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 2005 (source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, file #0761394 & #0859998). Jesse Wright. Spouse: Lydia Parker; Marriage date: 4 Aug 1772; City: Woburn; County: Middlesex.
↑ "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FHSD-3MD : 6 November 2017), Jesse Wright and Lydia Parker, 18 Jul 1772; citing Marriage Notice, Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth, Boston; FHL microfilm 007009580.
↑ North American Family Histories 1500-2000, published by Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, UT 2016 (source: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR, Vol. 044). Record cites: "Jesse Wright (1753-1827) served in Captain Jesse Wyman's company of Woburn militia at Bunker Hill. He was born in Woburn, Massachusetts; died in Rodman, New York." https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61157/46155_b290179-00257/2151298?backurl
↑ US Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications 1889-1970, published by Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah 2011. Applicant: Luther Wright Mott; Date of application: 1 Apr 1897; National #8872; NY State #922. "Jesse Wright enlisted in Capt Wyman's company of Militia (the first raised in Woburn) and fought at Bunker Hill and other early battles of the Revolution." https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2204/32596_242062-00227/94818?backurl