WRIGHT, Charles

1837 - 1892

Charles Wright, was baptised at Langford, Swaffham, Norfolk on 19 February 1837, son of John Wright and his wife Mary. By 1864, Charles had moved to Bury St Edmund's, Suffolk when he married Emily Avis. In 1881, a 43 year old coal merchant & shopkeeper, living at 40 Southgate Street, Bury St Edmund's with his 39 year old wife Emily, who was born at Barningham, Suffolk, with 8 children, five sons and three daughters aged between 15 and 3 and all born in Bury St Edmund's. An amateur artist who in 1882, exhibited a watercolour at the Bury & West Suffolk Fine Art Society. He died at Bury St Edmund's on 18 August 1892.