Emma Richards

1852–
Morriston, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Emma

When Emma Richards was born in 1852, in Morriston, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Richards, was 38 and her mother, Elizabeth, was 36. She lived in Llangyfelach, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1861 and Clase, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Richards
1814–
Elizabeth
1816–
Ann Richards
1841–
Morgan Richards
1844–
John Richards
1846–
Thomas Richards
1848–
Emma Richards
1852–

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Richards

    Male1814–Male

    Elizabeth

    Female1816–Female

siblings

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World Events (7)

1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 15

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 32

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

Age 38

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

English and German: patronymic from the personal name Richard . Richards is a frequent name in Wales.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Emma Richards in household of Thomas Richards, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Emma Richards in household of Thomas Richards, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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