Richard was born about 1575. He passed away about 1652. According to Burke, he was the elder son of John Geste, esq. of Handsworth. This gentleman wedded on February 4, 1595-6 in Warwickshire, Elizabeth, daughter of Roger Cooper Piddocke. Children were John, his successor, Maria, Elizabeth, Martha, and Jane.
John Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland, published 1836, page 489.
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