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Henry Wright

Male 1862 - 1937  (75 years)


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  • Name Henry Wright 
    Born 12 Jun 1862  Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Cause of Death Cerebral Haemorrhage and Arteriosclerosis 
    Census 1871  Wants Road, Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Spital Road, Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1888  Iron Turner Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1891  18 Portland Road, Colchester St Giles, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1901  56 Manor Street, Braintree, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1911  16 Bridge Street, Maidenhead, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1911  Newsagent & Confectioner Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Dec 1937  Westleigh, 6 Roman Road, Southwick, West Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0362  Wright and Savill
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2014 

    Father James Griggs Wright
              b. 17 May 1828, Woodham Ferrers, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Dec 1872, On the vessel Charente which sank with all hands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Isabella Murrell
              b. Abt 1835, Southend on Sea, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Dec 1914, Wellington Road, Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 16 Jun 1853  Maldon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • James and Isabella were married 16 June 1853 in the Independant Chapel, Maldon according to the Rites & Ceremonies of the Protestant Dissenters.

      James was aged 24, Isabella was 18.

      Both were residing in St Mary Maldon at the time of the marriage.

      Witnesses to the marriage were Hannah Barbrook and William Brown.
    Family ID F051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Morten
              b. 3 Apr 1864, East Stockwell Street, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Feb 1956, Southwick, West Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1884  Parish Church of St Giles, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Both were resident in St Giles Colchester at the time of their marriage. They were bachelor and spinster, Henry aged 22 and Ellen aged 20.

      Henry was a fitter and turner.

      Henry's father was James Wright a captain in the merchant service (doesn't say deceased although we know that James died before 1875) and Ellen's father, George Coronation Morten, was a gardener.

      Witnesses to the marriage were Alfred Morten, I Hayes, Alice Wright and Clara Morten
    Children 
     1. George Morten Wright
              b. 1885, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Oct 1965, Southwick, West Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Kathleen Lydia Wright
              b. 1887, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Haydn Wyclif Wright
              b. 3 Oct 1888, Cromwell Road, Colchester St Giles, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1972, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Pearson Murrell Whittier Wright
              b. 19 Feb 1895, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Feb 1987, Bromsgrove & Redditch Hospital, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Family ID F130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jun 1862 - Maldon, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Wants Road, Maldon, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Spital Road, Maldon, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Oct 1884 - Parish Church of St Giles, Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - George Morten Wright - 1885 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Kathleen Lydia Wright - 1887 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Haydn Wyclif Wright - 3 Oct 1888 - Cromwell Road, Colchester St Giles, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Pearson Murrell Whittier Wright - 19 Feb 1895 - Colchester, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Dec 1937 - Westleigh, 6 Roman Road, Southwick, West Sussex Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Known from the 1881 census for Maldon.

      When his son Haydn was born in 1888 Henry's occupation was iron turner.

      In 1891 at 18 Portland Road, Colchester St Giles - RG12/1407/21
      Henry Wright aged 29 a turner born in Maldon
      Ellen Wright his wife aged 28 born in Colchester
      George Wright his son aged 5 born in Colchester
      Lydia Wright his daughter aged 4 born in Colchester (Kathleen Lydia)
      Wyclif Wright his son aged 2 born in Colchester. (Haydn Wyclif)

      In 1901 at 56 Manor Street, Braintree - Ref Rg13/1727/51 page 13
      Henry R Wright aged 38, a foreman turner, engineers tool maker, born in Maldon
      Ellen Wright his wife aged 36 born in Colchester
      George M Wright, his son aged 15, a machinist, cycle tool maker, born in Colchester
      Kathleen L Wright, his daughter aged 13 born in Colchester
      Haydn W Wright, his son aged 12, born in Colchester
      Pearson M W Wright, his son aged 6, born in Colchester

      Name: Relationship to head: Marital Status: Years married: Sex: Age in 1911: Occupation: Where born:
      WRIGHT, HENRY ROBERT HEAD MARRIED M 49 CONFECTIONER AND NEWSAGENT MALDON ESSEX
      WRIGHT, ELLEN WIFE MARRIED 26 F 47 COLCHESTER ESSEX
      WRIGHT, HAYDN SON SINGLE M 22 SHIRT AND COLLAR MACHINIST COLCHESTER ESSEX
      WRIGHT, PEARSON SON SINGLE M 16 ASSISTANT NEWS BUSINESS COLCHESTER ESSEX
      (RG14PN6657 RG78PN330 RD123 SD1 ED19 SN158)
      Address 16 BRIDGE ST MAIDENHEAD County Berkshire
      District Maidenhead Subdistrict Maidenhead
      Enumeration District 19 Parish Maidenhead

      At one time Henry and his wife Ellen kept a tobacconist & newsagents business in Dover and they retired to Southwick in Sussex.

      Henry Wright died 18 December 1937 at 6 Roman Road, Southwick, West Sussex. Cause of death - Cerebral Haemorrhage and Arteriosclerosis. He left a will (effects 1086-14-6) and his brother John George was one of the executors.