About the Author: Joyce Rossignol

Joyce Rossignol came to Wethersfield as editor of the Wethersfield Post in 1970. After “retiring” from the Post, she became, in 1995, senior  editor of Life Publications, including Wethersfield Life, a position she still holds.  She lives in Wethersfield with her husband Gilman. Return to the Wethersfield Historical Society home page.  

Who was Charles Wright?

Who was Charles Wright that a school is named for him?    His portrait hangs in the lobby, but his distinguished life isn’t told here.    Charles Wright was born on Jordan Lane in 1811, in a large Georgian house since demolished, just east of what is now the overpass.  He was the son of James and […]