WRIGHT, Thomas

c.1788 - 1858

Born about 1788 and baptised at Wighton, near Wells next Sea, Norfolk on 7 November 1790, son of William Wright and his wife Phebe Claxton. He married at Bury St Edmund's in 1829, Elinor Sophia Aickin (1798-1843) and in 1851, a 63 year old widower and an artist, teacher in drawing, living at 90 Northgate Street, Bury St Edmund's, Suffolk with an unmarried daughter, 15 year old Sarah Elinor, who was born at Bury St Edmund's. Thomas died at Bury St Edmund's in 1858.