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    Wright, Thomas (male) 04/12/1839 - 02/19/1909 English

    Engineer and social commentator; member of trade union (Amalgamated Society of Engineers); wrote about working class for Fraser's Magazine and Cornhill; collected essays were Some Habits and Customs of the Working Classes (1867), The Great Unwashed (1868), and Our New Masters (1873). See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Wright, Thomas (male) 04/23/1810 - 12/23/1877 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    Antiquary and journalist; edited popular treatises on science written during the middle ages; a founder of British Archaeological Association; wrote The History and Topography of the County of Essex (1831-6), Early English Poetry (1836), and many other volumes. See Boase III: 1519-20.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

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