Sir John Wright, I, Kt., of Wrightsbridge

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John Wright, of Kelvedon

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Wrightsbridge, Essex, England
Death: October 17, 1624 (76)
Kelvedon, Essex, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert "of the Moat House" Wright, of Great and Little Ropers and Mary Wright, of Kelevedon
Husband of Agnes Wright; Jane Wright and Mary Wright
Father of Unnamed boy Wright
Brother of Robert Wright; Dorothy Hatch; Katherine Wright; Olive Wright; Sir Thomas Wright and 3 others

Occupation: BARRISTER
Managed by: Andrew Jonathan Smith
Last Updated:

About Sir John Wright, I, Kt., of Wrightsbridge

John of Wrightbridge, received a confirmation of the Wright Arms from Clarence Cooke ( King of Arms) on June 20, 1590. According to Visitations of London&Essex.

Sir John Wright, of Wrightbridge, Essex was granted a peerage June 20th, 1590(?). He married ------Linsell(?), and died in 1624. He had three children by the firest marriage, and four by the second marriage to the daughter of Bennett Greene(?). The line of descent for the Allen family was through the eldest son, Nathaniel, by the second marriage. --Clark F. Allen


20 JUNE 1590

by ELIZABETH I, Queen of England and Ireland


ID: I74400

  • Name: John WRIGHT
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: BET 1546 AND 1547 in Brook Hall, South Weald, England 1 2 3
  • Death: BET 1599 AND 1640 in England 1 3
  • Reference Number: 74400

Note: Descendants of Samuel Wright says he died a very old man with no children.

BIRTH: Curtis Wright has birth in Brentwood.

BIOGRAPHY: From his grandfather inherited a tenement called Argents. He inherited Ropers from his father, but did not live at Brook Hall. He was involved in his father's tanning business and also Warden of the Brentwood School. Resided in Brook Street hamlet in the house Le Spytle, which suited him better in his capacity as Warden for the Brentwood School and his trade as a Tanner.

DEATH: Curtis Wright has death in 1640.


Father: Robert WRIGHT

Mother: Mary GREEN

Marriage 1 Abis ROOKE

Marriage 2 Mary FIELDE

  • Married: 13 JUL 1577 1 2


Title: Ellen Baker email

  • Note: ABBR Ellen Baker
  • Media: Electronic

Title: Genealogical and biographical notices of descendants of Sir John Wright of Kelvedon Hall

  • Author: Curtis Wright
  • Publication: Carthage, Missouri; 1915
  • Note: Heritage Quest
  • Media: Book

Title: Samuel Wright Descendants

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Sir John Wright, I, Kt., of Wrightsbridge's Timeline

May 4, 1522
Of Wrightsbridge, Essex, England
September 2, 1543
St. Peter's, South Weald, Eng
September 2, 1543
St. Peter's, South Weald, Eng
September 2, 1543
St. Peter's, South Weald, Eng
May 5, 1548
Wrightsbridge, Essex, England
May 5, 1548
Kelvedon Hatch, Essex, England
Age 24
Probably Kelveden, Essex, England
- 1639
Age 63
The House of Commons