Deacon Samuel Wright
chr.Jun 1606 South Weald, Essex, England
d.17 Oct 1665 Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
m. 22 Sep 1594
m. est 1629
Facts and Events
Landed at Dorchester, Mass Bay Colony in 1641. In Northhampton, Mass Bay Colony by 1655. Considered one of the founders of Northhampton. For additional information see the Wright Family History at Wright State University.
Possible Combination of Two Samuels
According to the website cited, John and Martha (Castell) Wright had a son Samuel baptized Jun 1606. It is speculated that this was Deacon Samuel Wright of Northampton, but it is possible that he was a different Samuel Wright, parentage unknown.