Richard Lougher

1 January 1858–1930 (Age 72)
Wick, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Richard

When Richard Lougher was born on 1 January 1858, in Wick, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, David Lougher, was 36 and his mother, Ann Davis, was 36. He had at least 6 sons and 4 daughters with Gwenllian Hopkins. He lived in Llansamlet, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1861 and Monknash, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died in 1930, in Wick, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Richard Lougher
1858–1930
Gwenllian Hopkins
1860–1930
Elizabeth Ann Longher
1878–1953
William Longher
1880–
David Longher
1883–1956
Jenkin Longher
1886–1958
Gwenllian Lougher
1888–
Richard Lougher
1890–1915
Griffith Lougher
1892–1945
Thomas Lougher
1894–1927
Mabel Longher
1896–
Florence Lougher
1898–1957

Spouse and Children

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World Events (7)

1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 9

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
1884

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890 · Welsh Industry Affected by U.S Tariff 

Age 32

In 1890, President McKinley and Congress passed the McKinley Tariff, which have had direct effect on Southern Wales. All foreign exports were taxed, including tinplates from the iron and copper mines in Wales.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhchair ‘descendant of Dubhchar’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + car ‘dear’.2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of South German Daucher, a topographic name for someone living near a marsh, Swabian dialect Dauch.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Richard Lougher, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Richard Lougher, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Richard Leyshon in household of David Leyshon, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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