Wright, Harold Joseph

395 Harold Joseph Wright, age 14. He was a steward’s boy on the Lusitania and was the son of Ellen Wright (she had been born about 1869 at Wigan, Lancashire) and the late Benjamin Wright, a bricklayer born about 1867 at Southport, Lancashire, of 2, Ashlar Road, Waterloo, Liverpool. He was born at Ormskirk in late 1900. His parents may well have been the Benjamin Wright and Ellen Mason who had married in the second quarter of 1891 at Ormskirk, Lancashire. In 1901, the Wright family lived at Shakespeare Street in Southport. Harold was an infant and had an older brother, John A., 8.

Obituary in Liverpool Daily Post and Mercury, May 27.

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