Samuel Wright

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Samuel WRIGHT -1683

Biographical Note

Possibly educated at Cambridge (there are several men of this name whose dates could fit). Curate of Poynton, Cheshire 1640, vicar of Heanor, Derbyshire by 1650. Ejected 1662, after which he remained in and around Derbyshire, occasionally preaching; he was living at Spondon when he made his will in 1683.


Wright’s probate inventory includes 145 books, valued at £8, from a total estate valued at £84.


  • Matthews, A. G. Calamy revised. Oxford, 1934.