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This Day in Georgia History

May 13, 1760

James Wright Appointed Lt. Governor

In London, the Lords of Trade appointed James Wright Lieutenant Governor of Georgia. Wright would not arrive in the colony until October. He would eventually become Georgia’s ablest, and final, royal governor.

To read a publication on James Wright in Georgia, see the Digital Library of Georgia.