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Francis Osmaston (Wright)

Birthdate: (67)
Death: 1873 (67)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Wright and Elizabeth Wright
Husband of Selina Wright
Father of John Wright, afterwards Osmaston; Francis Beresford Wright; Marcus Beresford Wright; Philip Wright; Fitzherbert Wright and 7 others

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About Francis Osmaston

Francis Wright was born on 21 December 1806.2

He was the son of John Wright.3 He married Selina FitzHerbert, daughter of Sir Henry FitzHerbert, 3rd Bt. and Agnes Beresford, on 12 August 1830.1

He died on 21 February 1873 at age 66.1

He held the office of High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire in 1842.2

He was principal owner of the Butterley Works.2

He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Derbyshire.2

He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Staffordshire.2

He lived at Osmaston Manor, Derbyshire, England.4

He lived at Lenton House, Nottinghamshire, England.3 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Derbyshire.1

He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Nottinghamshire.1

Children of Francis Wright and Selina FitzHerbert

1.Mary Wright+4 d. 1920

2.Selina Wright+4 d. 1900

3.Francis Beresford Wright3 d. 16 Dec 1911

4.Elizabeth Wright+5 d. 2 Apr 1909

5.Agnes Wright2 d. 1857

6.Frances Wright+2 d. 16 Feb 1914

7.Judith Wright2 d. May 1903

8.John Osmaston+3 b. 21 Jun 1831, d. 1 Nov 1901

9.Reverend Henry Wright+3 b. c 1833, d. 13 Aug 1880

10.FitzHerbert Wright+3 b. 1841, d. 1910

11.Marcus Beresford Wright2 b. 12 May 1845, d. 27 Jul 1847

12.Philip Wright+2 b. 24 Sep 1846, d. 27 Apr 1915

Citations The Peerage 1.[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1440. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition. 2.[S40] L. G. Pine, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 17th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1952), page 1938. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 17th ed. 3.[S3232] Justin Kirby, "re: Ramsay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 9 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ramsay Family." 4.[S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography. 5.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

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Francis Osmaston's Timeline

June 21, 1831
Age 25
Age 31
June 26, 1841
Age 35
May 12, 1845
Age 39
September 24, 1846
Age 40
Age 67