Solomon Wright

1680–22 January 1728 (Age 48)
Queen Anne's, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Solomon

When Solomon Wright was born in 1680, in Queen Anne's, Maryland, United States, his father, Solomon Wright, was 24 and his mother, Ann Hynson, was 28. He married Elizabeth King on 11 June 1722. He died on 22 January 1728, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Wright
1680–1728
Elizabeth King
1693–1744
Marriage: 11 June 1722

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 June 1722
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (16)

    +11 More Children

    World Events (1)

    1706
    Age 26
    Historical Boundaries: 1707: Queen Anne's, Maryland Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Queen Anne's, Maryland, United States

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: occupational name for a craftsman or maker of machinery, mostly in wood, of any of a wide range of kinds, from Middle English and Older Scots wriht, wright, wricht, writh, write (Old English wyrhta, wryhta) ‘craftsman’, especially ‘carpenter, joiner’. The term is found in various combinations (for example, Cartwright and Wainwright ), but when used in isolation it often referred to a builder of windmills or watermills. This surname is also very common among African Americans.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Wrights
    Wrightsman
    Cartwright
    Wrightson
    Right
    McWright
    Wrightman

    Sources (1)

    • Will for Solomon Wright( 1656- 1717 father of Thomas Hynson Wright. Husband to Ann Hynson

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