Gideon Wright I

(July, 1638 - June, 1685)
FatherPeter Wright (1595 - June 16, 1663)
MotherAlice Wright ( - 1685)
BirthGideon Wright I was born in July, 1638.1
MarriageHe married Elizabeth Townsend, daughter of John Townsend I and Elizabeth Montgomerie, about 1667.1
DeathGideon Wright I died in June, 1685 at age 46.1


Elizabeth Townsend
ChartsY-DNA Lineage Of Nicholas Wright III
Last EditedMarch 21, 2014


  1. [S442] George William Wright, compiler, The Wright family : descendants of the Wryta family of Bayeux, Normandy, to England in 1066, with some of the descendants in America of the Kelvedon line of Sir John Wright, of Kelvedon hall, county Essex, England, and of the Kilvestone line of Sir Thomas Wright, of Kilvestone hall, county Norfolk, England, with additional genealogies of the Turner, Belsher, Riley, Lingo, and Blakely families (Albany, Oregon: no publisher listed, 1929), digital copy at, viewed 20 March 2014, page 34.