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born 1635 Lynn, Essex, MA
died Jun 1685 Oyster Bay, Long Island, NY
father: Peter Wright
married Elizabeth Townsend Oyster Bay, Long Island, NY
son Peter Wright
son Anthony Wright
son Sylvanus Wright
son John Wright
son Gideon Wright 4 Jun 1674 Oyster Bay, Long Island, NY
daughter Elizabeth Wright
daughter Hannah Wright
daughter Tabitha (?) Wright
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Howard, Paul, 214 Main Street, Greenup, Kentucky, 41144, e-mail: paulh@@ramlink.net, web page: http://ram.ramlink.net/~paulh.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Prall, Richard Dwight. The Crabb family. (Albuquerque, New Mexico: R.D. Prall, c1997), pg. 105.
- Cox, John, and George William Cocks. Oyster Bay town records, 1653-1878. (New York, New York: T.A. Wright, 1916-1940), 291.
Will of "Gideon Wright" dated 14 May 1685, mentions "my eldest Sone peter Wright all my right of that Homesteed belonging to me w'ch was of late in ye possession of my Mother Alice Crabbe lately deceased formerly belonging to my ffather peter Wright", "my other four Sons", "my three daughters", "my wife", "my Sons Anthony & Gideon". Also, a memorandum noting that he appointed four overseers: "his Brother Job Wright his Brother in Law Edmond Wright his Brother in Law James Townsend and his Cosin John Townsend at ye Mill".