Wright, John (b1853)


John was born in 1853 at Glazebury, Lancashire, to parents James Wright, an agent at a cotton mill (1861), and Maria Thomason.

Census returns identify the following occupations for John.

  • 1871 cotton dyer
  • 1881 PM minister
  • 1891 PM minister
  • 1901 grocer’s carter
  • 1911 farm labourer 

Census returns identify that John married but I have not been able to identify his marriage in online records.

John died in the summer of 1936 at Leigh, Lancashire.


  • 1879 Bolton II
  • 1881 Manchester I
  • 1883 Liverpool III
  • 1887 Wigan
  • 1891 disappears


W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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