Elizabeth Wright1

F, b. 1653, d. before October 1677
FatherPeter Wright b. c 1596, d. c 1662
MotherAlice Wright b. 1614, d. b 13 Oct 1685
     Elizabeth was born in 1653 in Sandwich, Cape Cod, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. Elizabeth married James Townsend, son of John Townsend I and Elizabeth Montgomerie, in 1671 in the Town of Oyster Bay, Queens County, Long Island, New York. Elizabeth departed this life before October 1677 in the Town of Oyster Bay, Queens County, Long Island, New York.


James Townsend b. c 1648, d. b 2 May 1698


  1. [S106] Howland Delano Perrine, The Wright Family of Oysterbay, L.I. with the ancestry of and descent from Peter Wright and Nicholas Wright, 1423-1923, page 68 - "10. Elizabeth, b. 1653-4; d. before October, 1677; m. James (John, 1st & Elizabeth (Montgomerie) Townsend, of Oyster Bay, 1671; d. 1697-8, in the great sickness. (Memorial of John, Henry & Richard Townsend, & their descendants, 1865, p. 136.) Issue: James, of Norwich, L I. (17) ; Job, of Cedar Swamp; Thomas, d. s. p.; Daniel, b. 1676, d. 1724-5, in. Freelove (Capt. Samuel) Dickinson, of Long Island; Alice.
    James Townsend married secondly Jane Ruddock, and had Ruddock, Joseph, d. s. p., and Joshua. He married, thirdly, Delivered , and had Patience, who married John Lovell, of Bordentown, N. J., and Ruemourn, a posthumous son."