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Kevin W. Wright

Kevin W. Wright, American historic preservation specialist. Grantee New Jersey History Commission, 1990, Office New Jersey Heritage, 1988-1990. Member Sussex County History Society (president 1987-1990, trustee since 1978), Bergen County History Society, Society Preservation Old Mills, Canal Society New Jersey (board directors 1979-1989).

Background

  • Wright, Kevin W. was born on January 26, 1952 in Newton, New Jersey, United States. Son of John Ivan and Teresa Marie (Mullen) Wright.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, Rutgers University, 1974.

    Career

    • Senior historic preservation specialist New Jersey Division Parks and Forestry, River Edge, since 1981. Lecturer in field; researcher Hackensack Meadowlands, De Korte State Park, 1989. Member Newton (New Jersey) Historic Preservation advisory commission, since 1987.

    Works

    • Author: Around the Green, Newton, New Jersey, 1991. Co-author: High Point of the Blue Mountains, 1990. Co-author exhibit catalogue.

    Membership

    Member Sussex County History Society (president 1987-1990, trustee since 1978), Bergen County History Society, Society Preservation Old Mills, Canal Society New Jersey (board directors 1979-1989).

    Connections

    • Married Deborah S. Powell, August 21, 1976. Children: Ivan, Benjamin, Anna.
    • father: John Ivan Wright
    • mother: Teresa Marie (Mullen) Wright
    • spouse: Deborah S. Powell
    • children: Ivan Wright
    • Benjamin Wright
    • Anna Wright
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    Born January 26, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Rutgers University
    • 1981
      Senior, historic preservation specialist New Jersey Division Parks and Forestry
      River Edge, New Jersey, United States

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