Richard Colishaw

about 1700–
Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Richard

Richard Colishaw was born about 1700, in Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Grace Parr on 31 December 1715, in Nottinghamshire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Richard Colishaw
Grace Parr
Marriage: 31 December 1715
Ann Colishaw
Richard Colishaw

Spouse and Children

31 December 1715
Nottinghamshire, England



    Richard Colishaw


World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 101

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.

Age 115

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two minor places named Cowlishaw, in Derbyshire and Lancashire.

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

Sources (3)

  • Richard Colishaw in entry for Richard Colishaw, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Richard Colishaw in entry for Anne, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Richard Colishaw in entry for Richard, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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