Charles Wright was born in 1851, served on the police force for 26 years, from 1876 to his retirement in the rank of sergeant in 1902 and lived on for a further 18 years. His wife Rebecca was born in 1853 and died in 1906 aged 53 years.

In 1895, Charles lived at 6 Stockwell Street in the Romsey district of Cambridge, and had the rank of police constable (No. 28). Nothing more is currently known about the Wright family – places of birth, date of marriage, or whether they had other children than Gertie.

Wright grave
Wright monument



Parish : St Paul

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By Ian Bent

Charles Wright