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date: 07 March 2021

Wright, Joseph, of Derbylocked

  • Judy Egerton


Wright, Joseph, of Derby (1734–1797), painter, was born at 28 Irongate, Derby, on 3 September 1734, the third of the five children of John Wright (1697–1767), attorney, and his wife, Hannah Brookes (1700–1764).

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