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Joshua Wright, Captain

Birthplace: Woburn,Middlesex,Massachusetts
Death: Died in Hollis,Hillsboro,New Hampshire
Immediate Family:

Son of Deacon Josiah Wright and Ruth Wright
Husband of Abigail Wright
Father of Abigail Wright; Uriah Wright; Sibil Knowlton; Ruth Wright and Susannah Wood
Brother of Josiah Wright, Jr.; Samuel Wright; Ruth Thompson; John Wright, Deacon; Mary Ferry and 4 others

Managed by: Leigh Ann Margaret Bustamante
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About Capt. Joshua Wright

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NEW HAMPSHIRE. DAR Ancestor # A130921

He was the son of Josiah Wright and Ruth Carter. He married Abigail Richardson on Mar. 6, 1739 in Woburn MA

Capt. Joshua Wright. Born on 9 May 1716 in Woburn, MA. Joshua died in West Dunstable, MA, on 5 Aug 1776; he was 60.158

Joshua, from Woburn, removed to West Dunstable where he served as selectman.158

On 7 Mar 1739 when Joshua was 22, he married Abigail Richardson in Woburn, MA. Born on 27 May 1718 in Woburn, MA. Abigail died in 1812 in Hollis, NH.

Abigail, dau. of John & Abigail (Swan) Richardson.

Their children include: 36830 i. Ruth Wright (13 Feb 1761-11 Feb 1825)

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Capt. Joshua Wright's Timeline

May 19, 1716
Age 27
December 8, 1754
Age 38
Dunstable, MA, USA
Age 42
November 5, 1761
Age 45
West Dunstable,Hillsboro,New Hampshire
Age 44
August 5, 1776
Age 60
Hollis,Hillsboro,New Hampshire
October 14, 1933
Age 60
January 12, 1934
Age 60