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date: 11 December 2019

Wright, Sir James, first baronetlocked

(bap. 1717, d. 1804)
  • Julia King

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Wright, Sir James, first baronet (bap. 1717, d. 1804), diplomatist and art collector, was baptized on 18 January 1717, probably in Coventry, the son of Thomas Wright of Coventry and his wife, Mary, daughter of Sir John Huband. He attended Mr Legiat's school...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
(1900–)
Gentleman's Magazine
J. Venn & J. A. Venn, , 2 pts in 10 vols. (1922–54); repr. in 2 vols. (1974–8)