1Ezra Scollay Stearns and Moses Thurston Runnels, History of Plymouth, New Hampshire, Vol. 2, Genealogies, p. 763 (1906).His wife Abigail Richardson could possibly be the daughter of John Richardson and Deborah Brooks.
"4. CAPT. JOSHUA WRIGHT, son of Josiah3, b. Woburn, May 9, 1716. m. in Woburn, March 6, 1739, Abigail Richardson, dau. of Timothy and Abigail (Johnson) Richardson, of Woburn. The year of his m. he removed to Hollis, and was one of the signers of the second petition for a town charter. He was a selectman, a soldier in the French War, and a captain in the militia. He d. August 5, 1776. His widow, Abigail, d. 1812."