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Richard Riches (1786)

Richard Riches
Born in Sutton, Norfolk, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 7 Aug 1809 in Catfield,Norfolk,Englandmap
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Name: Richard Riches
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 09 Jul 1786
Christening Place: SUTTON BY
Father's Name: George Riches
Mother's Name: Sarah

Name: Richard Riches
Event Type: Death
Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep
Registration Year: 1870
Registration District: Smallburgh
County: Norfolk
Event Place: Smallburgh, Norfolk, England
Age: 83
Birth Date (available after June quarter 1969):
Birth Year (Estimated): 1787


Name: Richard Riches Spouse's Name: Willoughby Adams Event Date: 07 Aug 1809 Event Place: Catfield,Norfolk,England [3]


Census 1851
Event Place: Catfield, Norfolk, England
Registration District: Tunstead
Gender: Male
Age: 64
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Corn Merchant
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birth Year (Estimated): 1787
Birthplace: Sutton, Norfolk
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Richard Riches Head M 64 Sutton, Norfolk
Willoughby Riches Wife F 67 Smallburgh, Norfolk
Jane Hilling Servant F 24 Blofield, Norfolk


  1. Citing this Record "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, Sarah in entry for Richard Riches, 09 Jul 1786); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 894,720.
  2. Citing this Record "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch ( : 31 December 2014), Richard Riches, 1870; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Death, Smallburgh, Norfolk, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  3. Citing this Record "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Richard Riches and Willoughby Adams, 07 Aug 1809; citing Catfield,Norfolk,England, reference , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 894,718.
  4. Citing this Record "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 23 October 2017), Jane Hilling in household of Richard Riches, Catfield, Norfolk, England; citing Catfield, Norfolk, England, p. 8, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  • "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 February 2018), Richard Riches in entry for Charlotte Riches, 09 Jan 1818; citing Christening, Calfield, Norfolk, England, Record Office, Central Library, Norwich; FHL microfilm 1,470,951.

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The Riches family came from Catfield and Sea-Palling. The Riches were corn and coal merchants
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