Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/shop.x-finder.info/public_html/wp-includes/class-wp-post-type.php on line 563 Last Name: Wright – Would you like to know the origin, Coat of Arms and Ancestors of the Surname Wright? – X-FinderSkip to content
The surname can be of English,Scottish or Irish in origin.Wright is one of the occupational names;it derives from the Old English wyrhta or wryhta,which means a “worker ,chiefly in wood,a carpenter or joiner”.The name was often Latinized in medieval rolls as ‘faber’.The name is found in several combinations,for example,Cartwright and Wainwright,but when used in isolation it generally referred to a builder of windmills or watermills.The Tree-wright (carpenter) saith:”Which of you does not make use of my craft,since houses,and various utensils,and ships,for you all I make (build)?”A late tenth century saying.One of the ordinary pursuits of the Middle Ages has become one of the most common surnames in the United States.The term was being used as early as 616 were Chaucer writes,”He was a well good wright,a carpenter”.The use of the term as a surname dates back to the twelfth century,were a Robert le Wricte is recorded in historical archives.One of the first forefathers to bring this name to America is that of a Richard Wright,who came to America… Coat of arms: Sable a chevron…
Order now the entire document of your Last Name
Download immediately the origin of your Last Name and go back many generations.
You will be able to print it out or forwarded to anyone in your family.
The file will be available for download immediately after check out
An important gift, a historical memory of the Family to be passed on to future generations.
Size: 8.5 x 11 inches (21.5 cm X 28 cm) (PDF Format)
After the payment if you didn’t get the file click here