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John Wright (abt. 1847)

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John Wright
Born about [location unknown]
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 15 Oct 1874 in Prestonpans,East Lothian,Scotlandmap
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified 9 Nov 2019 | Last significant change: 9 Nov 2019
02:25: Maureen Ahern edited the Biography for John Wright (abt.1847-). [Thank Maureen for this]
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John was born about 1847.

John wright married Catherine Hay in 1874 at Prestonpans,East Lothian,Scotland. [1]


1891 Scotland "[2]
Prestonpans, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian), Scotland

First NameLast NameRelationshipGenderAgeOccupationBirth Place
John WrightHeadMale44Market GardenerEast Lothian
Catherine WrightWifeFemale44- Lanarkshire
Esablla/Isabel WrightDaughterFemale15Scholar East Lothian
William WrightSonMale14Scholar East Lothian
Catherine WrightDaughterFemale9Scholar East Lothian
Margret /Margaret WrightDaughterFemale7Scholar East Lothian
Ernest WrightSonMale5Scholar East Lothian
Arthur WrightSonMale3- East Lothian
Mary WrightDaughterFemale2- East Lothian


  1. "Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), John Wright and Catherine Hay, 15 Oct 1874; citing Prestonpans,East Lothian,Scotland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.
  2. "Scotland Census, 1891," database, FamilySearch ( : 23 July 2019), John Wright, Prestonpans, Haddingtonshire (East Lothian), Scotland; from "1891 England, Scotland & Wales census," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing p. 5, GRO6/275, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 220,422.

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