Birth: 5 DEC 1759 Halifax County, Virginia. Death: Unknown for now as to place and yr/mo/dy.
Richard Wright, Sr. and Ann, along with Benjamin, their oldest son, left Maryland in late 1753 and arrived in southwestern Virginia in February 1754, just in time for Peter’s birth. Records indicate that Richard acquired property there. There is credible evidence for the basis John would have been b. in southwestern [Halifax County] VA. The first indication of Richard, Sr. in NC was not until October 1762.
According to early NC Marriage documents, John Wright married Winifred Tucker in Randolph County, NC on 22 Jun 1786 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8B9-1P5
North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 about Winifred Tucker Groom: John Wright Bride: Winifred Tucker Bond Date: 22 Jun 1786 Bond #: 000115304; North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 ImageNum: 008086 County: Randolph County Record #: 01306 Bondsman: John Leetch Witness: Absalom Tatom
Very little information has been found on John otherwise. It is not known when or where he died. No burial site has been located.
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