William Wright1

M, #258611, b. 20 April 1795, d. 24 February 1877
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     William Wright was born on 20 April 1795.1 He was the son of Reverend William Wright and Mary Charlotte (?).2 He married Elizabeth Hooper, daughter of Reverend Thomas Hooper and Elizabeth Godfrey, on 30 August 1825.1 He died on 24 February 1877 at age 81.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1813 in the service of the 95th Regiment.1 He fought in the Napoleonic Wars between 1813 and 1814, in Holland.1 He fought in the Battle of Waterloo, where he was severely wounded.1 He lived at Charlton, Kent, England.1

Child of William Wright and Elizabeth Hooper

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Reverend Thomas Hooper1

M, #258612
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     Reverend Thomas Hooper married Elizabeth Godfrey, daughter of Reverend Race Godfrey.1
     He was the Rector at Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire, England.1 He graduated with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1

Child of Reverend Thomas Hooper and Elizabeth Godfrey

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Elizabeth Hooper1

F, #258613, d. 30 June 1888
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     Elizabeth Hooper was the daughter of Reverend Thomas Hooper and Elizabeth Godfrey.2,1 She married William Wright, son of Reverend William Wright and Mary Charlotte (?), on 30 August 1825.1 She died on 30 June 1888.1
      From 30 August 1825, her married name became Wright.

Child of Elizabeth Hooper and William Wright

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt.1

M, #258614, b. 11 August 1838, d. 30 May 1909
Last Edited=18 Feb 2011
     Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt. was born on 11 August 1838.1 He was the son of William Wright and Elizabeth Hooper.2 He married Mima Owen, daughter of Sir Hugh Owen and Ann Wade, on 25 September 1867.1 He died on 30 May 1909 at age 70.1
     He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Middlesex.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for London.1 He was chairman of William Cory and Sons.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Middlesex.1 He held the office of County Alderman (C.A.) for Middlesex in 1902.1 He held the office of High Sherriff of Middlesex in 1902.1 He was created 1st Baronet Cory-Wright, of Caen Wood Towers, Highgate St. Pancras, co. London and Hornsey, co. Middlesex [U.K.] on 28 August 1903.1

Children of Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt. and Mima Owen

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Hugh Owen1

M, #258615
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     Sir Hugh Owen married Ann Wade, daughter of Richard Wade.1
     He was founder of the University College of Aberystwyth.1 He was a Welsh educational reformer.1

Children of Sir Hugh Owen and Ann Wade

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Mima Owen1

F, #258616, d. 31 March 1927
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     Mima Owen was the daughter of Sir Hugh Owen and Ann Wade.2,1 She married Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt., son of William Wright and Elizabeth Hooper, on 25 September 1867.1 She died on 31 March 1927.1
      From 25 September 1867, her married name became Cory-Wright.

Children of Mima Owen and Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Arthur Cory Cory-Wright, 2nd Bt.1

M, #258617, b. 18 November 1869, d. 21 April 1951
Last Edited=18 Feb 2011
     Sir Arthur Cory Cory-Wright, 2nd Bt. was born on 18 November 1869.1 He was the son of Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt. and Mima Owen.2 He married Elizabeth Olive Clothier, daughter of Henry Clothier, on 18 November 1891.1 He died on 21 April 1951 at age 81.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1 He graduated from Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1891 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He graduated from Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1896 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Hertfordshire.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Middlesex.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Cory-Wright, of Caen Wood Towers, Highgate St. Pancras, co. London and Hornsey, co. Middlesex [U.K., 1903] on 30 May 1909.1 He was a member of the Port of London Authority in 1919.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Hertfordshire in 1921.1

Children of Sir Arthur Cory Cory-Wright, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Olive Clothier

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Dudley Cory-Wright1

M, #258618, b. 2 December 1872
Last Edited=18 Feb 2011
     Dudley Cory-Wright was born on 2 December 1872.1 He was the son of Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt. and Mima Owen.2 He married Alice Cross in 1905.1
     He graduated from Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 At Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England, (an unknown value).1 He was admitted to Inner Temple entitled to practice as a barrister.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Middlesex.1 He lived at Red House, Westcott, Surrey, England.1

Children of Dudley Cory-Wright and Alice Cross

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Alice Cross1

F, #258619, d. 11 February 1965
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     Alice Cross married Dudley Cory-Wright, son of Sir Cory Francis Cory-Wright, 1st Bt. and Mima Owen, in 1905.1 She died on 11 February 1965.1
      From 1905, her married name became Cory-Wright.

Children of Alice Cross and Dudley Cory-Wright

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Reginald Dudley Cory-Wright1

M, #258620, b. 7 September 1906, d. 15 February 1959
Last Edited=5 Jan 2008
     Reginald Dudley Cory-Wright was born on 7 September 1906.1 He was the son of Dudley Cory-Wright and Alice Cross.2 He and Patricia Elliott were divorced.1 He married, firstly, Patricia Elliott.1 He married, secondly, Margit Elisabeth Heger, daughter of Stephen Heger, on 28 September 1949.1 He died on 15 February 1959 at age 52, without issue.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 907. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]