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Mr Richardson [17??-1???]
Rev A. Richardson [19??-]
Alfred Eric Richardson [1905-1954]
Major Alfred Herbert Richardson [1874-1951]
Arthur Richardson [1897-1916]
Benjamin Richardson [17??-18??]
Bernard Hartley Richardson [18??-19??]
Rev Campbell Sleigh Richardson [18??-19??]
Edward Richardson [1839-1911]
Eric Leslie Richardson [1892-1915]
Frank Richardson [1883-1916]
Frank Richardson [1906-1944]
Frank Herbert Richardson [1907-19??]
Harold V. Richardson [18??-19??]
Henry Richardson [1784-1874]
Henry Richardson [1825-1904]
Herbert Donald Richardson [1897-1917]
J. Richardson [18??-19??]
James Richardson [18??-18??]
James Richardson [1826-1891]
James Richardson [1844-1???]
Joe Richardson [1861-1928]
John Richardson [16??-1???]
John Richardson [16??-1???]
John Richardson [1613-1702]
John Richardson [17??-1???]
John Richardson [17??-1825]
John Richardson [18??-19??]
John Richardson [18??-19??]
John Richardson [1807-1874]
John Richardson [1829-1904]
John Richardson [1849-1904]
John Hope Richardson [1850-1???]
John Valentine Richardson [1884-1918]
Jonathan Richardson [17??-18??]
Jonathan Richardson [1771-1814]
Joseph Richardson [17??-18??]
Joseph Richardson [1791-1859]
Joseph Richardson [18??-1???]
Joseph Richardson [1819-1885]
Joseph Richardson [1854-1883]
Joseph Richardson [1866-1???]
Miss L. M. Richardson [18??-19??]
Rev M. Richardson [18??-1???]
Michael Richardson [17??-1792]
Percival Sismey Richardson [1880-19??]
Dr Richard Richardson [1663-1???]
Richard Richardson [1708-1781]
Samuel Smith Richardson [1828-1889]
Sarah Richardson [1665-1755]
Thomas Richardson [16??-1???]
Thomas Richardson [17??-18??]
Thomas Richardson [1792-1841]
Thomas Richardson [18??-1???]
Thomas Richardson [18??-191?]
Thomas Lister Richardson [1826-1865]
Thomas Rowland Richardson [1889-1916]
William Richardson [1???-1???]
William Richardson [1629-1667]
William Richardson [1666-1716]
William Richardson [17??-18??]
William Richardson [18??-18??]
William Richardson [1804-1878]
William Richardson [1860-19??]
William Hartley Richardson [1856-1???] 


Richardson, Mr
[17??-1???] Of Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Elizabeth [1782-1840] who married Mr Walton

There was a memorial brass to John and Elizabeth in Northgate End Chapel

Richardson, Rev A.
[19??-] Vicar of Clifton [1979-1992]

Richardson, Alfred Eric
[1905-1954] Son of Major Alfred Herbert Richardson.

He was an industrial chemist.

In 1929, he married Patricia Pearson in Halifax.

Children: Jean [1930-2002] who became a Doctor in Ireland, married and moved to the USA where she became a well-known Professor of Pathology

Richardson, Major Alfred Herbert
[1874-1951] Chief Constable of Halifax [1903-1944].

See Harrow Dog Kennels, Halifax

Richardson, Arthur
[1897-1916] Son of William Richardson.

He was a creeler (cotton) [1911] / working in a cotton mill at Dean Clough Mills.

During World War I, he enlisted [1915], and served as a Gunner with the Royal Navy.

He was killed in action [31st May 1916] (aged 19), when HMS Indefatigable was sunk in the Battle of Jutland.

In February 1916, he had gone home on leave, taking with him a young shipmate, Gunner William J. Mudge, an orphan from Devonport. Gunner Mudge also lost his life.

They are remembered on the Plymouth Naval Memorial [12].

Arthur is also remembered on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, on the Memorial at Stannary Congregational Church, Halifax, and on the Memorial at Crossley's Carpets

Richardson, Benjamin
[17??-18??] He was Master of Heywood's School

Richardson, Bernard Hartley
[18??-19??] Of Brighouse

He was a solicitor [1907].

On 1st August 1907, he married Florence May Birkinshaw of Halifax at Heckmondwike Parish Church

Richardson, Rev Campbell Sleigh
[18??-19??] Vicar of St John the Evangelist, West Vale [1907].

In 1919, he moved to Dewsbury Moor

Richardson, Edward
[1839-1911] Son of John Richardson.

Born in Old Bank, Southowram.

Around 1885, he built houses on the new Fenton Estate, Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Mary Hannah who married Alfred James Holcroft
  2. Norah who married Saxon Walshaw

His obituary recorded that


His first building project was in St James's Road where he erected several houses. Later on, he was responsible for the development of Hyde Park, Buttress Bank, Blackwood, Clover Hill, Savile Park, Stafford Avenue, Greenroyd and King Cross estates
 

Richardson, Eric Leslie
[1892-1915] Son of Joseph Richardson.

Born in Brighouse.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment.

He died 18th May 1915.

He was buried at the Guards' Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy [IV H 10]

Richardson, Frank
[1883-1916] Son of John Richardson.

Born in Halifax.

He was a joiner's apprentice [1901].

He does not appear in the UK Census of 1911, and was probably in Australia.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 59th Battalion Australian Infantry (Australian Imperial Forces).

He was killed in action [19th July 1916] (aged 33).

He was buried at the V.C. Corner Australian Cemetery & Memorial, Fromelles [17].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Trinity Road Baptist Church, Halifax

Richardson, Frank
[1906-1944] Son of Arthur Richardson of Greetland.

Born in Greetland.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the Royal Naval Canteen Service aboard the sloop HMS Kite.

He died 21st August 1944 (aged 38)  when his ship was torpedoed by German Submarine U-344 and sank in the Barents Sea with the loss of 203 of her crew of 217.

He is remembered on the Chatham Naval Memorial [80 1], and on the Memorial at Clay House, Greetland

Richardson, Frank Herbert
[1907-19??] Son of Major Alfred Herbert Richardson.

He was the school dentist in Halifax.

In 1932, he married Ethel Radcliffe.

They had no children.

They lived at 42 Wakefield Road, Lightcliffe [1951].

He died in the 1950s

Richardson, Harold V.
[18??-19??] Music teacher and organist at St Anne's in the Grove Church, Southowram [1929, 1932].

He lived at Fernside, Cain Lane, Southowram [1905]

Richardson, Henry
[1784-1874] Born in Ripley, Yorkshire.

He was wharfinger at Sowerby Bridge [1841-1874].

On 17th September 1815, he married Margaret Anne Spence [1785-1861] from Bradley, at Hartshead.


Margaret Anne was (possibly) the daughter of George Netherwood
 

Children:

  1. Mary [b 1816]
  2. Margaret Anne [1818-1885] who married Richard Higham
  3. Jane [1823-1823]
  4. Henry
  5. Elizabeth [b 1827]
  6. Jane [1830-1892] who married John Clegg

The children were all baptised at Hartshead, except Jane, who was baptised at Halifax Parish Church

The family lived at Wharf House, Sowerby Bridge [1841-1874].

Living with them [in 1851] were grandchildren Joe Higham [b  1840] and Mary Higham [b 1842]

Living with the widowed Henry in 1871 were granddaughter Mary and her children.

Henry died 17th February 1874.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £3,000. Probate was granted to Henry Alexander Norris and William Stott

Richardson, Henry
[1825-1904] Son of Henry Richardson.

Born in Cooper Bridge.

He was a wharfinger [1871, 1881] / a lodging house keeper [1891].

On 3rd August 1868, he married Caroline Thomas [1835-1895] at Halifax Parish Church.


Caroline was born in Leeds
 

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Ann [1869-1940]

The family lived at

Richardson, Herbert Donald
[1897-1917] Son of Joe Richardson.

Born in Halifax.

He was employed by Hollingrake & Clegg Limited.

During World War I, he served as a Corporal with the 2nd/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was killed at Bullecourt [3rd May 1917].

He was buried at the Bailleul Road East Cemetery, Saint-Laurent-Blangy [III E 21].

He is remembered on the family grave at Christ Church, Pellon, on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Christ Church, Pellon

Richardson, J.
[18??-19??] Foreman, then manager, then director of Smith, Barker & Willson Limited. He was Managing Director of Willson Lathes Limited

Richardson, James
[18??-18??] In the mid-19th century, he is recorded at the Craven Heifer, Halifax.

At the time, he issued 2d tokens for use with games of billiards at the pub.

The tokens were inscribed


James Richardson
Craven Heifer
2d
Halifax

and on the reverse, an image of a billiard table, cue and balls and


Twist & Morris
Sole Inventors & Makers
Broad St
Islington, Birm.

An example of the tokens can be seen in The British Museum

Richardson, James
[1826-1891] Of Sowerby Bridge.

He married Hannah [1869-1918].

Children:

  1. Mary Harriet [b 1851] who died aged 2 years & 9 months
  2. Emma [b 186?] who married [q4/1888] Harry Kershaw and had a son Lewis [1889-1897]

Hannah died 2nd July 1894 (aged 71).

James died 18th February 1891 (aged 65).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 3405]

Richardson, James
[1844-1???] He was an assistant surgeon boarding with Ernest Hamerton [1871] and a Surgeon at Elland [1874].

In 1880, he was declared bankrupt

Richardson, Joe
[1861-1928] Born in Halifax.

He was a stationary engine driver [1885].

In 1885, he married Ada Holmes [1863-1925] in Halifax.


Ada was born in Oxenhope
 

Children:

  1. Herbert Donald

The family lived at 254 Pellon Lane, Halifax [1925, 1928].

The couple were buried at Christ Church, Pellon [3 C 22]; son Herbert died in World War I, and is remembered on the headstone

Richardson, John
[16??-1???] A clothier in Ovenden.

Recorded in 1682, when he leased The Langhton, Ovenden

Richardson, John
[16??-1???] Son of John Richardson. He was an apothecary in Leeds

Richardson, John
[1613-1702] A Halifax scrivener. He practised for over 50 years from 1637 to 1702. He was Steward of the Manor of Halifax [1661].

He married Unknown [1627-1698].

Children:

  1. Ellen who married Thomas Woolrich
  2. Sarah
  3. John

He was buried at Halifax Parish Church

Richardson, John
[17??-1???] In 1783, he and Michael Richardson were cotton manufacturers at Slitheroe Mills, Rishworth.

See Hanging Lee Mill, Ripponden

Richardson, John
[17??-1825] Of Halifax.

Son of Mr Richardson.

There was a memorial brass to him and his sister Elizabeth in Northgate End Chapel

Richardson, John
[18??-19??] On 21st July 1924, Halifax Corporation were sued at Leeds Assizes for alleged malicious prosecution. £300 damages awarded to G. H. Willson and £71 2/3d to Richardson

Richardson, John
[18??-19??] Manufacturer at Halifax.

He was a trustee of the Halifax Ragged School [1897]

Richardson, John
[1807-1874] Born in Clifton. He was a wire drawer [1839] and a furniture broker [1869].

On 17th December 1827, he married (1) Hannah Smith.

Children:

  1. Samuel Smith

On 16th October 1837, he married (2) Mary Ann Drake [1814-1874].

Children:

  1. Edward
  2. Levi [b 1844]
  3. Thomas [b 1844]
  4. Grace [b 1846]
  5. John [b 1849]

The family lived at

  • Old Bank, Southowram
  • 53 Swine Market, Halifax [1874]

Members of the family were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Richardson, John
[1829-1904] Son of Joseph Richardson.

Born in Southowram.

He was a secretary-clerk to a woollen manufacturer [1881] / a retired bank manager [1901].

On 29th May 1851, he married Elizabeth Crowther [1823-1890] in Halifax.


Elizabeth was the daughter of John Crowther
 

Children:

  1. Joseph
  2. John Crowther [1856-1857]
  3. Fredrick William [b 1858]

The family lived at

  • 9 Clare Road, Halifax [1901, 1904]
  • Akroydon Villa [1881]

Living with the widowed John in 1901 were his widowed daughter-in-law Dora Louisa Richardson and grandson John Henry Richardson.

Elizabeth died 28th July 1890.

John died 6th November 1904.

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [S21 & S22].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £200 8/6d.

Probate was granted to daughter-in-law Dora Louisa Richardson

Richardson, John
[1849-1904] Born in Halifax.

He was a house painter employing 2 men [1881] / a house painter [1891, 1901]

In [Q1] 1872, he married Sarah Ellen Aked in Halifax.


Sarah Ellen was the daughter of
Thomas Edward Aked
 

Children:

  1. John Aked [b 1873] who was a small wire drawer [1891]
  2. James William [b 1875] who was an office boy [1891], a solicitor's clerk [1901], a law clerk [1911]
  3. Ernest Edward [b 1878] who was a butcher's apprentice [1891]
  4. Ephalina [1881-1970] who married Thomas Wilfred Baldwin
  5. Frank

The family lived at

  • 3 Stannary Street, Halifax [1881]
  • 30 Beech Hill Terrace, Halifax [1891]
  • 20 Colin Street, Halifax [1901]

Living with them [in 1891] & 1901, was widowed mother-in-law Ephalina Aked [b 1824].

Sarah Helen died in 1902 (aged 54).

John died in 1904 (aged 55) 

Richardson, John Hope
[1850-1???] He was Manager of the Halifax Bonding Warehouse.

He lived at 86 Hanson Lane, Halifax [1891]

Richardson, John Valentine
[1884-1918] Adopted son of John William Pickles.

Born in Kings Lynn, Norfolk.

He was a warehouseman (dress goods) [1901].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the Army Ordnance Corps.

He died in Stockport Military Hospital [8th June 1918] (aged 33).

He was buried at Duke Street Cemetery, Southport [XV C.E. 673]

He is remembered on the Memorial at Stannary Congregational Church, Halifax

Richardson, Jonathan
[17??-18??] Recorded in 1800, when he occupied Brookfoot Corn Mill

Richardson, Jonathan
[1771-1814] He was a miller [1801].

On 10th October 1801, he married Alice Freeman in Southowram.


Alice was the daughter of
William Freeman
 

Children:

  1. William

Alice died in 1808.

Jonathan died in 1814.

The orphaned William [aged 10] went to live with his uncle Samuel Freeman

Richardson, Joseph
[17??-18??] Stone merchant.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Ellen [1834-1912] who married Joseph Richardson

Richardson, Joseph
[1791-1859] Son of John Richardson.

Born in Southowram.

He was a butcher [1824].

On 23rd November 1824, he married Ellen Lister [1802-1837].


Ellen was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Lister
  2. John
  3. Ann [1832-1869] who never married
  4. Joseph [1837] who died aged 5 months

The family lived at Cross Platts, Southowram.

Ellen died at Cross Platts [13th November 1837].

On 28th May 1847, Joseph married Sarah Hope [1804-1849] in Halifax.

Joseph died at Cross Platts [10th June 1859].

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [S21 & S22]

Richardson, Joseph
[18??-1???] Recorded in 1898, when he was reported as retiring from his Laundry Business in Battinson Street, Southowram

Richardson, Joseph
[1819-1885] Born in Halifax.

In the mid-19th century, he worked at dyeing and finishing at Roubaix in Northern France.

In 1851, he obtained a patent for his dyeing apparatus.

He saw the industrial potential of Brookfoot with its constant supply of water offered by the Red Beck. In 1870, he founded the Brookfoot Dye Works with partners Mr Thompson and Samuel Naylor, and with his own son as manager.

He was a master dyer employing 133 men and 17 boys [1881].

In 1894, the business was sold to Mr Hannam and it became Thornton, Hannam & Marshall.

On 15th February 1853, he married Ellen, daughter of Joseph Richardson.

Children:

  1. William Hartley
  2. Ellen [b 1859] who was born in France and married Ambler Leyland
  3. Anne [b 1861] who was born in St Roubaix, France, and married Stanley Dickinson
  4. Joseph [b 1865]
  5. John [1872] who died 3 days old
  6. Mary [b 1876] who was born in Halifax

The family lived at

  • 2 Savile Terrace, Halifax [1871]
  • Brookfoot House [1879, 1881]
  • The Crescent, Hipperholme [1901]

He died at Brookfoot House [1885].

He was buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram on 5th August 1885 in the family vault.

Ellen died at Knaresborough [1912]

See Henry Walton

Richardson, Joseph
[1854-1883] Son of John Richardson.

In [Q1] 1883, he married Dora Louisa Howe [1858-19??] in Holborn.


Dora Louisa was born in Gravesend
 

Children:

  1. John Henry [b Manchester 1884] who was a banker's clerk [1901]

Joseph died at Humle, Lancashire [1883].

In 1901, the widowed Dora Louisa and son John Henry were living in Halifax with her widowed father-in-law John

Richardson, Joseph
[1866-1???] Son of Joseph Richardson.

Born in France.

He was a market gardener / a woollen manufacturer [1891].

In [Q4] 1888, he married Mary Frances Waller in Halifax.


Mary Frances was born in Brighouse, the daughter of Abraham Waller
 

Children:

  1. Joseph Waller [b 1891]

The family lived at Brookfoot House [1891].

Living with them [in 1891] were sister-in-law Edith H. Waller, and cousin Julia F. Riley

Richardson, Miss L. M.
[18??-19??] Halifax dance teacher.

On 27th March 1915, some of her pupils gave a display at Buckingham Palace

Richardson, Rev M.
[18??-1???] Vicar of St Matthew's Church, Rishworth [1896]

Richardson, Michael
[17??-1792] Of Lower Beestonhirst.

In 1783, he and John Richardson were cotton manufacturers at Slitheroe Mills, Rishworth.

See Hanging Lee Mill, Ripponden

Richardson, Percival Sismey
[1880-19??] Son of Thomas Richardson.

He was a fruit merchant/bookkeeper/salesman [1911].

He was connected with Emsley & Collins.

On 29th May 1907, he married Amy Emsley [1883-19??] at Norwood Green Congregational Church.


Amy came from Norwood Green
 

Children:

  1. Donald Emsley (Richardson) [b 1909] who was a wholesale fruit merchant [1965]

The family lived at

  • Mayfield, Norwood Green [1911]
  • Roselea, 3 Fairway, Woodland Drive, Apperley Bridge, Bradford [1965]

Percy died at the Duke of York Home, Bradford [16th June 1965].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £15,453.

Probate was granted to son Donald Emsley and Gordon Harry Crabtree (Solicitor) 

Richardson, Dr Richard
[1663-1???] MD, RSS, JP.

Son of William Richardson. Physician and botanist of North Bierley.

On 9th February 1700, he married (1) Sarah Crossley. Sarah died giving birth to a son, Richard, who lived 27 days.

On 27th December 1705, he married (2) Dorothy Currer [1687-1763].


Dorothy was the daughter of Henry Currer of Kildwick in Craven
 

Children:

  1. William [1706-1707]
  2. Richard
  3. William [1709-1783]
  4. Henry [1710-1778]
  5. Dorothy [1712-1772]
  6. Susannah [1713-1713]
  7. Margaret [1714-1764]
  8. Susannah [1715-1718]
  9. John [1717-1717]
  10. Jane [1718-1719]
  11. John [1721-1784]
  12. Thomas [1724-1763]

Richardson, Richard
[1708-1781] Son of Dr Richard Richardson. He was a doctor at North Bierley.

He owned Whithill, Northowram. In 1741, he sold it to John Edwards

Richardson, Samuel Smith
[1828-1889] Son of John Richardson.

In 1862, he married Sarah Rushworth [1835-1907].

After his death, Sarah married Thomas Hanson of Threap Croft, Illingworth

The couple were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Richardson, Sarah
[1665-1755] Daughter of John Richardson.

She married Rev Stephen Carr.

She died

Easter Eve 1755

He was buried at She

Richardson, Thomas
[16??-1???] Recorded in 1694, when he transferred The Langhton, Ovenden, by feoffment, to Abraham Earnshaw a yeoman of Ovenden and John Murgatroyd a yeoman of Midgley.

In 1707, he leased The Langhton to Rev Matthew Smith

Richardson, Thomas
[17??-18??] Merchant at Waterside, Halifax.

In June 1803, he was declared bankrupt

Richardson, Thomas
[1792-1841] Of Stainland.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Ellen [1839-1893] who married Charles Woodcock

He was buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse alongside daughter Ellen and her husband

Richardson, Thomas
[18??-1???] He was a coal miner.

He married Catherine [18??-1???].

Children:

  1. Percival

The family lived at West View Cottage, Hipperholme [1891]

Richardson, Thomas
[18??-191?] He died in World War I.

He is remembered on Norwood Green War Memorial, and on Coley War Memorial

Richardson, Thomas Lister
[1826-1865] Son of Joseph Richardson.

He was a wool sorter [1861].

In [Q4] 1860, he married Sarah Ann Chambers [1829-1???] in Halifax.


Sarah Ann was the daughter of Thomas Chambers
 

The family lived at

  • Park Top, Hipperholme [1861]
  • Huddersfield [1865]

Living with them [in 1861] was visitor Mary Jane Scott [b  1843].

Thomas was buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram

Richardson, Thomas Rowland
[1889-1916] Son of Thomas Richardson of Queen's Road, Norwood Green.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 7th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders.

He died 24th October 1916 (aged 27).

He was buried at the St. Sever Cemetery [B 15 58]

Richardson, William
[1???-1???] Of North Bierley,

He occupied part of Woolshops, Halifax

Richardson, William
[1629-1667] Of Bierley.

On 2nd August 1659, he married Susannah, daughter of Gilbert Savile.

Children:

  1. Jane [1660-1716] who married Edward Ferrand
  2. Richard
  3. William

Richardson, William
[1666-1716] Of High Fernley.

Son of William Richardson.

He married Mary, daughter of John Kershaw

Richardson, William
[17??-18??] On 22nd October 1794, he married Martha Sutcliffe.

Children:

  1. Ellen who married Solomon Widdop

Richardson, William
[18??-18??] A clerk with John Holdsworth & Company Limited – then run by William Irving Holdsworth.

Richardson was accused of embezzling £7,857 from his employer.

On 10th August 1865, at the Leeds Assizes, he was sentenced to 5 years' penal servitude, and one day each upon other indictments

Richardson, William
[1804-1878] Son of Jonathan Richardson.

Born near Brookfoot Mill [10th March 1804].

Baptised at Southowram [13th April 1804].

He was orphaned at the age of 10 and went to live with his uncle Samuel Freeman.

He was a weaver / day labourer / waggon driver

He was self-educated.

He became interested in nature, natural philosophy, science and astronomy. He studied under Michael Faraday.

Around 1830, he lived at High Field, Southowram and had an Observatory built there.

He gave lectures on optics, geology, astronomy, electricity, and other scientific topics. The Brontë family attended his lectures in Haworth.

He made steam gauges, thermometers, barometers and optical instruments, and his work was in demand over all the country.

He established William Richardson & Son.

He was a friend of William Cobbett.

He had an extensive collection of fossils from the carboniferous formations which was representative of the strata of the neighbourhood and included some unique specimens. On 23rd August 1865, a special meeting of the Bradford Philosophical Society considered purchasing the collection. Mr Parker of Manchester valued the collection on behalf of the society at £350. The society decided to make the purchase.

He was noted for his memory skills, and was able to recite passages of Shakespeare and other authors instantly.

He married Ellen [1802-1867].


Ellen was born in Tong
 

Children:

  1. John [b 1828]
  2. Robert Taylor [1833-1918]
  3. Mary Jane [1853-1872]
  4. Job [1839-1842]
The children were all born in Horton.

Ellen died [Q1] 1867.

William died 24th June 1878.

The couple were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram.

See George Wadsworth

Richardson, William
[1860-19??] Son of John Richardson, mason.

He was a plasterer of Pearson Street, Halifax [1890].

In 1890, he married Margaret Ann Batty at Halifax Parish Church.


Margaret Ann was the daughter of
James Batty
 

Children:

  1. John [1891-1892]
  2. Lilly [b 1893] who was a twister (worsted) [1901]
  3. Arthur

The family lived at

  • 16 Pearson Street, Northowram [1891]
  • 26 Cross Hills, Halifax [1916]

William was away from home on all the census returns.

Living with Margaret Ann in 1891 was her brother John Batty.

In 1901, Margaret Ann (worsted twister) and her children Lily and Arthur were living with her brother John.

In 1911, Margaret Ann and her children were still living with her brother John

Richardson, William Hartley
[1856-1???] Son of Joseph Richardson.

Born in Halifax.

He was a master dyer [1891] / a piece dyer's traveller [1901]

On 24th May 1883, he married Jessie, daughter of John Farrar of Southowram.

Children:

  1. Bernard [b 1879]
  2. William [b 1884]
  3. Rosa [b 1887]

The family lived at Brookfoot House [1891, 1901].

Living with the family in 1901 was niece Gertrude, daughter of Samuel Johnson Oates

 

Richardson surname
There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Richardson, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Richardson:


Baptism 1834; Marriages 1807, 1810, 1835, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1894, 1907, 1936, 1957
 



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