Richard William Riches was born in the second quarter of 1857 in Tunstead, Norfolk, England to James & Lucretia Riches. He was christened at Palling Church (St. Margaret), on 8 July 1860.
In 1861 the Riches family were living in Palling, Norfolk, England. Richard's father James, was a corn merchant.
James Riches Head 38 Catfield, Norfolk
Lucretia Riches Wife 36 Potter Heiham, Norfolk
Lucretia Riches Dau 12 Catfield, Norfolk
Charlotte Riches Dau 10 Palling, Norfolk
Richard Riches Son 3 Palling, Norfolk
Beatrice Riches Dau 0 Palling, Norfolk
Richard William Riches married Mary Ann Spanton at St Mary's Church, South Walsham, Norfolk, England on 5 October 1880.
Richard William Riches passed away on the 3rd quarter of 1909 in Blofield, Norfolk, England. He was 52 years old.
His probate was passed on 10 February 1910, leaving his wife Mary Ann Riches as beneficiary.
↑ "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N16L-H5X : 12 February 2018, Richard William Riches, ); citing item 6 p 78, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,911,637
↑ "England and Wales Census, 1861," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M76X-NYF : 19 April 2019), Richard Riches in household of James Riches, Palling, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom; from "1861 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
↑ "England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1510-1997," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNNB-RVC : 12 December 2014), Richard William Riches and Mary Ann Spanton, 05 Oct 1880, Marriage; citing South Walsham St Mary, Norfolk, England, Record Office, Norwich; FHL microfilm 1,657,202
↑ "England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPLH-FR2K : 17 September 2018), Richard William Riches, 10 Feb 1910; citing Probate, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, Great Britain.; FHL microfilm