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John Wright (1866)

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John Wright
Born in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdommap
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Profile last modified 13 Feb 2020 | Last significant change: 13 Feb 2020
05:31: Karen Nicol edited the Biography for John Wright (1866-). (further biography and references added) [Thank Karen for this]
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John was born in 1866. He is the son of Nelson Wright and Margaret Galloway.

In 1871, at the age of 4 (5), John is living at 16 Kirk Street, in Calton, Lanarkshire, with his parents Nelson age 38, Margaret age 32 (40), and his siblings Nelson age 10 and Margaret age 2.

In 1881, at the age of 16 (15), John is living at 20 Charles Street, in Camlachie, Lanarkshire, with his parents, Nelson age 48, Margaret age 50, and with his sister Margaret age 14. Also at the house is three boarders - John Watson, a shoemaker age 57, John Lindsay, a shoemaker age 30 and John's wife Elizabeth Lindsay age 29. John is also a shoemaker.


  • John Wright in the Scotland Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
  • John Wrights (Wright) in the 1871 Scotland census
  • John Wright in the 1881 Scotland census

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