WRIGHT, Thomas

c.1788 - 1858

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