WRIGHT, Charles

1837 - 1892

Charles Wright was born at Langford, Swaffham, Norfolk in 1837, son of John Wright and his wife Mary. By 1864 he 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, with 8 children, five sons and three daughters aged between 15 and 3. An amateur artist who in 1882, exhibited at the Bury & West Suffolk Fine Art Society a watercolour composition. He died at Bury St Edmund's on 18 August 1892.