Emma Richards

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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Thomas Richards
Ann Richards
Morgan Richards
John Richards
Thomas Richards
Emma Richards

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Richards






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.

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.

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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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