Henry Richardson

1840–1923 (Age 83)
Stopham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry

Henry Richardson was born in 1840, in Stopham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom as the son of George Richardson. He married Sarah Joyes on 5 May 1860, in Pulborough, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Fittleworth, West Sussex, England, United Kingdom for about 30 years and Fittleworth, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1923, in Petworth, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Henry Richardson
Sarah Joyes
Marriage: 5 May 1860
Emma Caroline Richardson
Charlotte Richardson
James Henry Richardson
Mary Richardson
Albert Richardson
Mordicai Richardson
Levi Richardson
Allen James Richardson
Arthur Richardson
Ethel Richardson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 May 1860Pulborough, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 14
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 40
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 81637;2007: 186372; 2010: 259798)English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Richard + -son. This surname is also very common among African Americans. Compare Ritson .Americanized form (and a Swedish variant) of Swedish Richardsson or Rikardsson: patronymic from the personal name Richard , Rikard.

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

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    Sources (34)

    • Henry Richardson in entry for Henry Richardson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Henry Richardson in household of George Richardson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Henry Richardson in entry for George Puttick and Emma Caroline Richardson, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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