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Wright, John (bap. 1568, d. 1605), conspirator

Mark Nicholls

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30036
Wright, John (bap. 1568, d. 1605), conspirator

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Wright, John (bap. 1568, d. 1605), conspirator, was a grandson of John Wright of Ploughland Hall, Yorkshire, who had been seneschal to Henry VIII. His father, Robert (d. 1594), married as his second wife Ursula Rudston, daughter of Nicholas and Jane Rudston of Hayton. Their two sons, John and Christopher ...

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