Newspaper photograph of Hanna Knolton Wright, wife of Bishop Thomas H. Wright, and her three children: Thomas Henry, James Knolton, and Hannah Knolton.
Hannah Knolton Wright (1916-2001) was born in West Virginia and died in Wilmington, NC. She married Thomas Henry Wright in Virginia in 1937. They lived in San Francisco and New Mexico during World War II, returning to Wilmington when Reverand Wright became Bishop of East Carolina. The Bishop and his wife were central figures to the Episcopal Church for almost thirty years.
1947 April 6
Episcopal Church; Wright, Thomas Henry, 1904-
Bill Reaves Family Files, Series II, "Wright Family" File
Donated to the New Hanover County Public Library by Bill Reaves in 1999
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