Capt. Benjamin Wright1

#18748, (1660 - )
Relationship1st cousin 9 times removed of William David Lewis
Father*Samuel Wright Jr.2 (c 1629 - 1675)
Mother*Elizabeth Burt2 (c 1638 - )
Birth*1660He was born in 1660 at Northampton, Massachusetts.2 
Marriage22 March 1680He married Thankful Taylor, daughter of John Taylor Jr and Thankful Woodward, on 22 March 1680 at Northampton, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.3,1,4 


  1. [S924] J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts, For 150 Years (Albany, New York: Joel Munsell, 1875), p. 554.
  2. [S1691] Joseph W. Wright, "Genealogical Notice of Samuel Wright, of Springfield, Mass.", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register IV (October 1850).
  3. [S1207] Henry M. Burt, The First Century of the History of Springfield (Springfield, Mass.: Henry M. Burt, 1898, 1899), II:659–660.
  4. [S1020] Provo, UT and Oxford, MA, Massachusetts Town and Vital Records: Northampton 1620/1650–1893/1988, unknown repository, unknown repository address, p. 106, img. 646/2680. Hereinafter cited as Mass. Town and Vital Records: Northampton.