Mary Riches

1786–25 November 1855 (Age 69)
Fakenham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Riches was born in 1786, in Fakenham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Riches, was 33 and her mother, Mary Taylor, was 31. She married John Frary on 16 October 1804, in Warham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 25 November 1855, in Walsingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

John Frary
1769–1850
Mary Riches
1786–1855
Marriage: 16 October 1804
Jane Frary
1805–
Sarah Frary
1806–1845
John Robert Frary
1808–1834
Mary Frary
1808–
Thomas Frary
1810–1885
Riches Frary
1811–1885
Hannah Frary
1813–
Samuel Frary
1814–1864
James Frary
1816–1904
Mary Frary
1817–1825

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 October 1804
Warham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Female1782–1786Female

    Female1786–1855Female

    Sarah Riches

    Female1788–Female

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 15

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 22

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 29

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Rich 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Riches in entry for Mary, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Riches in entry for Mary Frery, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Sarah Freary, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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