John C. Wright (comptroller)


John C. Wright (comptroller)

John C. Wright was an American lawyer and politician.

Life

He practiced at Esperance, New York. He was First Judge of the Schoharie County Court from 1838 to 1843.

He was a member of the New York State Senate from 1843 to 1846.

As a Democrat, he was New York State Comptroller from 1852 to 1853, after defeating Whig George W. Patterson at the state election in 1851.

ource

* [http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/wright5.html] Political Graveyard
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=E3sFAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA34 Google Book] "The New York Civil List" compiled by Franklin Benjamin Hough (pages 34, 147 and 364; Weed, Parsons and Co., 1858)


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