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George Wright (1742 - 1812)

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George Wright
Born in Matlock, Derbyshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of
Husband of — married 2 May 1765 in Matlock, Derbyshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Matlock, Derbyshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified 17 Jan 2020 | Created 16 Jan 2020 | Last significant change: 17 Jan 2020
09:14: Dave Welburn added Sarah (Boden) Wright (1744-) as spouse for George Wright (1742-1812). [Thank Dave for this]
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George Wright was born in Derbyshire, England.

George was born in 1742. He was the son of John Wright and Mary Smith. He passed away in 1812.


County Derbyshire
Place Matlock
Church name St Giles
Register type Parish Register
Baptism date 14 Apr 1742
Person forename George
Person sex M
Father forename John
Father surname WRIGHT
Person abode Matlock[1]


County Derbyshire
Place Matlock
Church name St Giles
Register type Unspecified
Marriage date 2 May 1765
Groom forename Geo
Groom surname WRIGHT
Groom age -
Groom condition Bachelor
Groom occupation Shoemaker
Bride forename Sarah
Bride surname BODEN
Bride age -
Bride condition Spinster[2]


Name: George Wright
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 22 Apr 1812
Event Place: Matlock, Matlock, Derbyshire, England
Age: 70
Birth Year (Estimated): 1742[3]


  1. Matlock : St Giles : Parish Register : "Parish Register" database, FreeREG ( : viewed 16 Jan 2020) baptism George Wright 14 Apr 1742
  2. Matlock : St Giles : Register of unspecified type : "Parish Register" database, FreeREG ( : viewed 16 Jan 2020) marriage Geo Wright to Sarah Boden 2 May 1765
  3. "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 November 2017), George Wright, 22 Apr 1812; citing 22 Apr 1812; citing Burial, Matlock, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, Derbyshire Record Office, England; FHL microfilm 2,081,963.

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