Wrighton celebrating her 90th birthday in 2000, pictured with her great-granddaughter
|Birth:||23 May 1910|
Ewell, Surrey, England, UK
|Age:||111 years, 25 days|
Wrighton was born on 23 May 1910 in Ewell, Surrey, England. After getting married in 1933, she and her husband moved to Kenilworth, Warwickshire, where they had two children. After the bombing of nearby Coventry in 1940, the family moved to Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Wrighton wrote and published a booklet on embroidery.
Wrighton currently lives in Sevenoaks, Kent, England, where she celebrated her 110th birthday in May 2020.
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