(iv) The Founding Family of the Red House
John & Anne Wright of Felthorpe Farmed 800 acres NW of Felthorpe | | | ____________________________________ | | John b.1794 - d 1871 Mary b.1797 - d 1884 Married Anne Harford Married Isaac Sewell No children. Lived at Two children;- Dudwick House, Buxton (1) Anna b.1820. Wrote Near the Red House "Black Beauty" while Living at Catton Founded owned and (2) Philip b. 1822 - d.1906 Managed Red House from Builder of railways on 1852 to 1871 the Continent. Retired at age 42 to take over estates and the Red House from his uncle John Wright
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