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William Richardson (abt. 1670 - aft. 1714)

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William Richardson
Born about in Eckford, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married about in Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap [uncertain]
Descendants descendants
Died after in Pringlestead, Par. of Eckford, Roxburghshire, Scotlandmap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Oct 2011
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William Richardson in Pringlestead (Eckford, Roxburghshire) [1]

Born abt 1670 probably at Eckford, Roxburghshire

both date and place being estimated from births of assumed family

Died Between 1714 and 1726 Pringlestead, Par. of Eckford, Roxburghshire, SCT

Married abt 1690 probably at Eckford, Roxburghshire

Husband: William Richardson
Wife: Isabella
Marion marr. Adam Hunter (cautioner William Richardson in Pringlestead) [2]
Robert marr. Jennet Leigerwood
Grissell (assumed to belong only if William Richardson in Cabertoune is one and the same as William in Pringlestead)
William marr. Janet Douglas
George [3]


William on Lorna's web pages


  1. Source #S1: Marr. 1709 Marion RICHARDSON & Adam HUNTAR, Eckford, ROX Dist 787/A00 0010 0149, copy held
  2. Source #S1: Marr. 1709 Marion RICHARDSON & Adam HUNTAR, Eckford, ROX Dist 787/A00 0010 0149, copy held
  3. Source #S1: Bap. 1711 George to William Ritchison in Pringlestead, Eckford, ROX, Dist 787/A00 0010 0024, copy held
  • Research into William in Pringlestead by Paul R (Northumberland), supplied to LornaHen May 1997 and subsequenty supplemented by additional research
  • Source S1 ScotlandsPeople - OPR entries (pre 1855)
  • WikiTree profile Richardson-2527 created through the import of HENDERSONLornaAncestorsPlus1Desc4WikiTree.ged on Oct 18, 2011 by L Henderson.

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