Willows WRIGHT

Willows WRIGHT

  Male Abt 1841 - 1919

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  • Name Willows WRIGHT 
    Born Abt 1841  Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Criminal 25 Jul 1888 
    Convicted of: Unlawfully and carnally knowing Annie Johnson, a girl of 14 years at Derby on 21 Apr 1888.
    Sentenced to 18 months hard labour.
    Bailed 2 Aug 1888. 
    Criminal conviction
    Criminal conviction
    Sheffield Independent 12 Dec 1888
    Sheffield Independent 12 Dec 1888
    The case was reported here some months later..
    Died 1919  Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID / Tree I7612 Tree: My Genealogy 
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2014 

    Family Information
    Spouse/Partner Sarah MOODY
    b. Abt 1839, Place: Farnsfield, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Oct 1864  Tamworth, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
      1. Charles Newbold WRIGHT
    b. Abt 1866, Place: Derby, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    d. 22 Apr 1954, Place: Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
      2. Thomas Willows WRIGHT
    b. 21 Dec 1866, Place: Derby, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
      3. Alfred Willows Horatio WRIGHT
    b. Abt 1870, Place: Derby, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F1811   Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  

  • Event Map
    Willows's Life Events
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1841
    - Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England
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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Oct 1864
    - Tamworth, Staffordshire, England
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    Link to Google MapsDied - 1919
    - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
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  • Photos
    Willows Wright
    Willows Wright
    Painted by his son, Charles Newbold Wright

    Documents
    Derby Mercury 23 Nov 1880
    Derby Mercury 23 Nov 1880
    Willows was also interested in national politics..
    Derby Daily Telegraph 21 Feb 1882
    Derby Daily Telegraph 21 Feb 1882
    Willows proposed a vote of thanks after a presentation on the subject of Primates given at the Museum. He clearly did not agree with the theories of evolution proposed by Darwin!
    Derby Daily Telegraph 8 Nov 1883
    Derby Daily Telegraph 8 Nov 1883
    Willows had attended a lecture on extending higher education to the working classes. He proposed the formation of an Artisans University Education Extension Society for Derby and explained the potential benefits.
    Derby Mercury 1 Oct 1884
    Derby Mercury 1 Oct 1884
    Willows had attended a lecture on the subject of the French Revolution, held at the St James Hall.
    Derby Daily Telegraph 19 Jun 1885
    Derby Daily Telegraph 19 Jun 1885
    Willows at a meeting of the Derby Mechanics Institution
    Derby Daily Telegraph 27 Nov 1886
    Derby Daily Telegraph 27 Nov 1886
    Willows was ordered to contribute 3s 6d per week to the maintenance of his elderly parents

    His salary as a Foreman Smith at the Britannia Foundry was reported at 3 guineas per week.
    Derby Mercury 14 Sept 1887
    Derby Mercury 14 Sept 1887
    Willows attended the annual dinner of the Beaconsfield Angling Club, September 1887

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] Family Search, \"England Marriages, 1538–1973 ,\" index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NXTJ-V34 : accessed 31 Oct 2014), Willows Wright and Sarah Moody, 25 Oct 1864; citing Tamworth, Stafford, England, reference ; FHL microfilm 1526133. (Reliability: 2), 1865.