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Charles Wright, Senior (1778-1865)
1778 Born in Boston
Married Susanna Tonge
1808 Founded the well known ironmongery and agricultural implement business at No. 43, High-street.
1808 Birth of son, Francis
1811 Birth of daughter, Betsy
1813 Birth of son Charles
1815 Birth of daughter, Ann
1819 Birth of daughter, Susannna
1821 Birth of son Thomas
1824 Birth of son John Kyme Wright
1826 Birth of his son Henry Thompson
1851 Charles Wright 73, corn merchant and ironmonger, employing 18 men, lived in Boston with Susannah Wright 66, Henry T Wright 25, Susan Short, widow, 31
The 3 brothers, Charles, Thomas and Henry, became partners in C., T. and H. T. Wright of Boston
1865 Died in Boston