HARRY JOHN WRIGHT

 

 

Born: 1886, Stowmarket, Suffolk.

Died: 13th September 1917; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 202853

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 11th Battalion.

Formerly 6299, Suffolk Regiment.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

I.D.5.

Jeancourt Communal Cemetery Extension,

Aisne,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   24, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.

 

Harry was 4 ears old and living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick William Wright, 31, a Maltster, born Combs, Suffolk.

Harriet Wright (nee Jeffery), 27, born Haughley, Suffolk.

Frederick William Wright, born Suffolk.

Kate Eliza Wright, 3, born Haughley.

Ernest Albert Wright, 2, born Ipswich.

Percy George Wright, 1, born Ipswich.

 

1901   Little Coggeshall, Essex.

 

Harry was 14 years old, a Labourer. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Frederick, 42, a Maltster.

Harriet, 37.

Kate, 13.

Ernest, 12.

Percy, 10.

Charlie Wright, 8, born Ipswich.

Lily May Wright, 7, born Ipswich.

Edith Maud Wright, 4, born Little Coggeshall, Essex.

Arthur Stanley Wright, 2, born Little Coggeshall.

Ellen Elizabeth Wright, 1, born Little Coggeshall.

 

In 1907, Ipswich, Harry married, Bessie Thurlow, born 1882, Stonham Aspall, Suffolk. They had 3 children:

Ethel Doris Wright, born 1908, Ipswich.

Harry G. Wright, born 1913, Ipswich.

Lily M. Wright, born 1916, Ipswich.

 

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