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Wright family

Details of the Wright family in the Grewelthorpe area. Started Aug. 2013.
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\nLetter from Daniel received August 2013.
\nI am researching the Wright family, although you don’,t seem to have a Wright family on your list. Im trying to find the surname of Joseph Wrights first wife. He was married to a Jane and they had three children that I know of, Joseph b.1857, Robert b.1859 and Mary b.1854. Can anyone help please.
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\nPlease contact the site if you can help Daniel.

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AGNES WRIGHT. Born C1888 Masham. Dau of James [the slater] &, Mary Jane Dennison.
\nALICE AGNES WRIGHT. Born C1905 Ripon. Dau of Ernest Harry &, Ethel Metcalfe.
\nALFRED WRIGHT. Born C1874 Ripon. Son of James [Cab. maker] &, Alice. He was a joiner.
\nANN WRIGHT. Born C1866 dau of Joseph &, Elizabeth.
\nANNIE WRIGHT. Born C 1895 Grewelthorpe. Dau of William [cattleman] &, Jane.
\nARTHUR WRIGHT. Born C1877 Ripon. Son of James [cab. maker] &, Alice. He was a saddlers apprentice in 1891.
\nAUGUSTUS WRIGHT. Born c1876 Ripon. Son of James [the slater] &, Mary Jane Dennison.
\nBATES WRIGHT. Born C1892 Son of James [slater] &, Mary Jane Dennison.
\nCHARLES WRIGHT. Born c1869 Ripon. Son of James &, Alice. Cabinet maker. Unmarried in 1911.
\nCHARLES HENRY WRIGHT. Born 4.3.1913 Masham. Died 23.1.2010 Ripon. Son of Ernest &, Ethel Metcalfe. Married Jennie Metcalfe. in 1931.
\nCHRISTOPHER WRIGHT. Born 1774 Coverham. Died 1853 Ilton. Son of George &, Henrietta Hardcastle. Married to Elizabeth Jeff. of High Ellington in 1798.
\nCHRISTOPHER WRIGHT. Born c1856 Kirkby Malzeard. Son of John &, Catherine of Laverton. Unmarried Joiner in Skipton in 1891. Living with his sister Mary in 1901.in Leeds. In 1911 he was back in Laverton with his widower Father.
\nDORA WRIGHT. Born C1898 Masham. Dau of James [the slater] &, Mary Jane Dennison.
\nEDWARD WRIGHT. Born 1766 Coverham. Died 23.2 1835 Ilton. Son of George &, Henrietta Hardcastle. Married to Mary Imeson. of Fearby.
\nEDWARD WRIGHT. Born C1871 Ripon. Son of James &, Alice. Cabinet maker. Unmarried in 1911.
\nEDWIN WRIGHT. Born C1887 Masham. Son of Henry &, Margaret Alice Thornberry. Killed in WW1 fighting in France on 25 Sept. 1916. Commemorated on Thiepval memorial.
\nELEANOR WRIGHT. Born C1862 Ripon. Dau of James [cab. maker] &, Alice. She was a grocers shop assistant in 1881.
\nELLEN WRIGHT. Born C1855 Kirkby Malzeard. Dau of John &, Catherine.
\nELIZABETH WRIGHT. Born C1838 Laverton. Dau of George &, Ellen Athinson.
\nERNEST HARRY WRIGHT. Born 1877 Pateley Bridge. Died May 1958. Son of James &, Mary Jane Dennison. Married Ethel Metcalfe. of Ripon. He was a slater. In 1911 they were living College Lane Masham.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. Born C1729 Carlton. Died 1.4.1806 Carlton. Son of Edward &, Margaret Nicholson. Married to Henrietta Hardcastle.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. Born C1762 Carlton. Died March 1843 Carlton. Son of George &, Henrietta Hardcastle. Married to Margaret Barker. in 1783.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. Born C1798 Carlton. Died C1871.He was a wheelwright &, Draper. Married to *Ellen Athinson.*of Masham in 1827. Living Laverton in 1861.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. Born 1806 Masham. Died March 1859 Pateley Bridge. Son of Edward &, Mary Imeson. Married Ellen Atkinson. in 1827. at Masham. He was a slater living Laverton in 1851.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. Born 3 .4.1810 Ilton cum Pott. Son of Christopher &, Elizabeth Jeff. Married [1] Ellen in 1829. [2] Mary Broadwell. of Masham. in 1856.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. December 1847. Farmer of K.Malzeard. Married Ellen Rodwell. of K. Malzeard. at Ripon Registrars Office.
\nGEORGE WRIGHT. Born C1864 Ripon. Son of James [cab. maker] &, Alice.
\nHARRY WRIGHT. Born C1878 Pateley Bridge. Son of James [the slater] &, Mary Jane Dennsions.
\nHENRIETTA WRIGHT. Born C1842 Laverton. Dau of George [wheelwright] &, Ellen Athinson. She married Robert Lofthouse. a woodman of Laverton in 1867.
\nHENRY WRIGHT. Born Sept 1855 Ilton cum Pott. Son of William &, *Hannah Brooks.
\nMarried Margaret Alice Thornberry. of Aiskew.
\n Henry Wright of Ilton.
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\nHILDA WRIGHT. Born C1890 Dau of James [slater] &, Mary Jane Dennsion.
\nJAMES WRIGHT. Born C1763 Coverham. Died March 1841 Carlton. Son of George &, Henrietta Hardcastle. Married to Jane Metcalfe. in 1790.
\nJAMES WRIGHT. Born C1839 Laverton. Son of George [wheelwright] &, Ellen Athinson. He was a cabinet maker living in Ripon in 1911 with his wife Alice. They had had 9 children, 7 still alive.
\nJAMES WRIGHT. Born 1850 Masham. Died 1919 Pateley Bridge. Son of William. Married Mary Jane Dennison. in Pateley Bridge in 1874. He was a slater.
\nJAMES WRIGHT. Born C1860 K.Malzeard. Son of John &, Catherine. Joiner.
\nJAMES WILLIAM WRIGHT. Born C1900 Ripon. Son of Ernest Harry &, Ethel Metcalfe.
\nJANE WRIGHT. Born C1864 dau. of Joseph &, Elizabeth Moore.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. Died Feb 1845 Laverton.
\nReport in The York Herald 8/2/45. On Sunday 2nd Feb the remains of Brother John Wright of Laverton [Ancient Order of the Golden Fleece] was interred in Kirkby Malzeard churchyard being the 1st funeral of the order in this part of the country. A great number of persons from the surrounding villages were in attendance. The brethren, about 80 in number, went in procession from the lodge to the house of the deceased, and thence to the church, attired in black silk scarves and white gloves. The funeral service was performed by Rev.T.C.Wilson, curate. Throughout the ceremony the greatest order prevailed. The deceased had been married for 15 years, and had a family nearly equal to that number, of whom 6 children are surviving and a widow to deplore his death.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. Born C1826 Laverton. Farmer. Married to Catherine of Leeds.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. BornC 1827 Sutton. Died 7.11.1873. MI Grewelthorpe churchyard. Living Grewelthorpe in 1871. Landlord of The Crown Inn. Married to Margaret Peacock. of Azerley in 1858. Also shown on his gravestone is Mary Peacock died 19.4.1902. age 84.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. Born C1845 Wilsill. Slater living Laverton in 1881.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. Born C1860 Grewelthorpe. Son of John &, Margaret Peacock. of Crown Inn.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. Born C1866 Ripon. Son of James [cab. maker] &, Alice. He was a joiner.
\nJOHN WRIGHT. Born C1867 Grewelthorpe. Died 1925 Bradford. Son of Joseph &, Elizabeth Moore. In 1901 he was a railway guard in Bradford married to Dorothy of Middleton Tyas. They had 6 children.
\nJOHN H. WRIGHT. Born C1872 Grewelthorpe. Son of Robert Henry &, Mary. A gardeners apprentice in 1891.
\nJOSEPH WRIGHT. Born C1820. Grewelthorpe. Son of Margaret of Kirkby Malzeard who was his housekeeper in 1861 when he was a widower. He married Jane Buckle. of Masham in 1847. She died in 1860. It is possible his wife [Jane] died in childbirth as his son Robert was only aged 1 in 1861. In 1862 he married Elizabeth Moore. and had 4 more children. See newspaper report on his neighbour Isabella Harland on the Harland page.
\nJOSEPH WRIGHT. Born C1857 Grewelthorpe. Son of Joseph &, Jane.
\nJOSEPH CHRISTOPHER WRIGHT. Born 9.6.1859 Healey, Masham. Died 20.11.1943 Durham. Killed in an accident. Son of William &, Hannah Brooks. Married Dinah Annie Smart. in Dec. 1881 in Harrogate.
\nLIZZIE WRIGHT. Born C1900 Dishforth. Dau of William &, Jane.
\nLOUISA WRIGHT. Born 1897 Grewelthorpe. Dau of William [cattleman] &, Jane.
\nMARGARET WRIGHT [nee ?] Born C1782 Kirkby Malzeard. Mother of Joseph. She was a widow in 1861.
\nMARGARET WRIGHT. Born C1850 Grewelthorpe. Dau of Joseph &, Jane.
\nMARGARET WRIGHT. Born C1864 Grewelthorpe. Dau of John [Publican] &, Margaret Peacock.. Married to George Gill the Hackfall gatekeeper. in 1891.
\nMARY WRIGHT. Born C 1854 Grewelthorpe. Dau of Joseph &, Jane.
\nMARY WRIGHT. Born C1855 Laverton. Dau of John &, Catherine.
\nMARY WRIGHT. born C1858 Kirkby Malzeard. Unmarried cook in 1911 living in Harrogate.
\nMARY WRIGHT. Born C1859 Grewelthorpe. Dau of John [Publican] &, Margaret Peaock.
\nMAUD HILDA WRIGHT. Born C 1908 Ripon. Dau of Ernest Harry &, Ethel Metcalfe.
\nNELLIE WRIGHT. Born C1887 Kepwick. Dau of William [cattleman] &, Jane.
\nROBERT WRIGHT. Born C1799 Kirkby Malzeard. Married to Sarah of Ripon.
\nROBERT HENRY WRIGHT. Born C1848 Boroughbridge. Married to Mary of Ripon. Had children born in Grewelthorpe.
\nROBERT WRIGHT. Born C1859. Grewelthorpe. Son of Joseph &, Jane.
\nSILVESTER WRIGHT. Born C1879 Pateley Bridge.* Son of James [the slater] &, Mary Jane Dennsion. He was a horseman on a farm. Married Margaret of Northallerton. In 1911 living Halifax.
\nTHOMAS JAMES WRIGHT. Born C1874 Grewelthorpe. Son of Robert Henry &, Mary.
\nTHOMAS WRIGHT. Born C1879 Ripon. Son of James [cab. maker] &, Alice. He was a drill instructor at a school.
\nTOM WRIGHT. Born C1894 Masham. Son of James [the slater] &, Mary Jane Dennison.
\nWILLIAM WRIGHT. Born 20.5.1812 Ilton cum Pott. Died 20.5.1882 Ilton cum Pott.
\nSon of Christopher &, Elizabeth Jeff. Married Hannah Brooks.
\nWILLIAM WRIGHT. Born C1824 Sutton Grange. Farmer married to Mary of Azerley.
\nWILLIAM WRIGHT. Born 1870. Son of Joseph &, Elizabeth Moore. In 1901 he was a cattleman on a farm in Dishforth. Married to Jane from Kepwick. He had 4 girls.
\nWILLIAM PYBUS WRIGHT. Born C1877 Grewelthorpe. Son of Robert Henry &, Mary.