George Rich

(4 January 1846 - )
     George Rich was christened on 4 January 1846 in Blyth, Nottinghamshire. He was the son of Joseph Rich and Elizabeth Taylor. Frederick, Sarah, George, Betsy and Charlotte were listed as the children of Joseph Rich in the 1851 census in East Side, Blyth, Nottinghamshire. George, Betsy, Eliza and Charlotte were listed as the children of Joseph Rich in the 1861 census in Hyde Park, Doncaster, Yorkshire.
     George Rich married Annie Unknown circa 1870?.
     George Rich and Annie Unknown appeared on the 1871 census in 99 Lisson Grove, St Marylebone, London. George Rich, 23, boarder with the Clayton family, carpenter, born Blythe, Ntt, his wife Annie, 21 born Huddersfield & duaghter Gertrude 8 months, born Doncaster, Yks.
     George Rich and Annie Unknown appeared on the 1881 census in 11 St Ervans Rd, Kensington, London. George Rich, aged 35, carpenter, born in Blyth Nottinghamshire, with his wife Annie aged 30, born Huddersfield and his son James E Rich aged 9 born at Marylebone.

Children of George Rich and Annie Unknown

George Rich

(31 October 1822 - 8 April 1842)
     George Rich was christened on 31 October 1822 in Bleadon, Somerset. He was the son of George Rich and Sarah Esgar.
     George died on 8 April 1842 in Auckland, New Zealand, aged 19. George Rich aged 20 a yeoman. He was buried on 11 April 1842 in Symonds Street cemetery, Auckland.

George Rich

(9 August 1818 - 1 January 1860)
     George Rich was christened on 9 August 1818 in St John the Evangelist, Carlton-in-Lindrick, Nottinghamshire. He was the son of George Rich and Elizabeth Barg. George and George was listed as the son of George Rich in the 1851 census in North Carlton or Kingston, Carlton-in-Lindrick, Nottinghamshire. George was a joiner in 1859, Carlton-in-Lindrick, Nottinghamshire.
     George Rich made a will dated 31 December 1859 in Carlton-in-Lindrick, NTT. This is the last will and testament of me George Rich of Carlton in Lindrick in the county of Nottingham I give and bequeath the ... and enjoyment of all my household goods and furniture ... my personal estate except ... to my sister Lydia Radley of Gateford with a request that she will give to my two sisters Rebecca Turner and Elizabeth Cooper ... she thinks proper I give and bequeath all my joiners tools to my two nephews James Radley and John Radley, the sons of my sister Lydia Radley ... George Rich (his mark).
     George died on 1 January 1860 in Gateford, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, aged 41. He was buried on 4 January 1860 in St Mary Priory churchyard, Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
     The administration of his estate was granted to Lydia Radley on 5 January 1861 at the Principal Probate Registry, London. Administration (with the will annexed) of personal estate & effects of George Rich, late of Carlton in Lindrick, Ntt., joiner deceased who died 1 Jan 1860 at Gateford in the parish of Worksop, granted to Lydia Radley, wife of William Radley of Gateford afsd, the sister and residuary legatee, no executor being named in the said will. Effects under £100.

George Albert Rich

(1880 - )
     George Albert Rich was born in 1880 in Darfield, Yorkshire. He was the son of Frederick Rich and Elizabeth Unknown. Charles, Herbert, Arthur and George were listed as the children of Frederick Rich in the 1881 census in Snape Hill, Darfield.
     George Albert Rich married Elizabeth Mitchell on 5 June 1911 in All Hallows, Almondbury, Yorkshire. They were both single, aged 31 & 29, he was a collierof Darfield, son of Frederick, horsekeeper; she was the daughter of Tom Mitchell, deceased, publican.
     George Albert Rich married secondly Annie Elizabeth Lockwood (Turner) on 5 July 1920 in Almondbury, Yorkshire. They were both widowed, aged 40 & 38, he was a miner of Darfield, son of Frederick, a miner; she was the daughter of John Lockwood, shopkeeper.

Child of George Albert Rich

George Edward Rich KCMG, PC

(3 May 1863 - 14 May 1956)
     See: http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/journals/NSWBarAssocNews/2010/17.pdf. George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was also known as Sir George in records. He was born on 3 May 1863 on Sunday at 5.10 p.m. in Braidwood, New South Wales. He was the son of Rev Charles Hamor Rich and Isabella Tempest Bird. George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was christened on 26 May 1863 in Braidwood.
     George was educated at Sydney Grammar School. He shared the Knox junior prize with A B Paterson in 1875.
     George matriculated at Sydney University, c 1880 to 1885 and was awarded He was a founder of Hermes and of the Boat Club. He was admitted to the degree of Doctor of Laws (Honorary Causa) 29 August 1952 at Sydney University. Classics - B.A. 1883, M.A. 1885.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC travelled to England circa 1886. He went overseas before being called to the Bar. George was a barrister & lecturer from 10 March 1887, New South Wales. He was admitted to the Bar on 10 March 1887. In 1890 he was elected Challis lecturer on the foundation of Sydney University Law school. By the mid 1890s he had a leading Equity practice from Selborne Chambers, 176 Philip Street, Sydney. He was joint author of several text books on equity. 1913, 1910 resigned as lecturer in Equity, Probate, Bankruptcy & Company Law. Visited England on case.
John Ashby Hooper holds his bible/prayer book dated 29 March 1887 which lists family events and states that his father was born 26 Jun 1829.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC married Elizabeth Steer Bowker, daughter of Richard Ryther Steer Bowker and Lydia Frances Phillips, on 5 December 1894 in St Paul's, Paterson.
     In the NSW Government Gazette , George Rich and Betha Steer Rich of Sydney, purchased 3 acres, 3 roods of and lin Smith-street, Turramurra, part of the 'Big Island' estate..
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC lived at 'Temple Belwood', Pibrac or, Turramurra, New South Wales, from 1898. Smith Street, Warrawee. He was listed in a directory dated from 1898 to 1900 as George E Rich at Smith Street, Turramurra.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC lived at his holiday cottage "Sandtoft", Mentone Ave, Cronulla, New South Wales.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was recorded in 1901 census in Turramurra, New South Wales. G E Rich, 3 males, 5 females. He(?) was also listed t 32 Kent St, Sydney, with 3 males adn 2 females.
     George and Elizabeth were registered as George Rich, barrister at law, Bertha Steer Rich, domestic duties at Turramurra, on the 1903 electoral roll.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC and Elizabeth Steer Bowker lived at 'Belton', 33 Mona Road, Darling Point, between 1909 and 1913. George was a Judge between 1911 and April 1950. He was appointed Kings Counsel and acting judge in 1911 and made a permanent judge in June 1912 in the Equity jurisdiction of the Supreme Court. On 5 April 1913 he was appointed a justice of the High Court of Australia. He headed the Royal Commission into the disturbance at the Liverpool Military Camp in 1915. In 1921 he was appointed Deputy President of the Court of Conciliation & Arbitration. In 1922 he was a delegate to League of Nations.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC lived at 'Stanser', 104 Elizabeth Bay Rd, Elizabeth Bay, New South Wales.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was on the passenger list of the "Moldavia", arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 26 October 1914. Mr Justice Rich, English, embarked from Victoria, bound for London.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was on the passenger list of the "Katoomba", arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 8 September 1925. Mr Justice Rich, from Sydney.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was on the passenger list of the "Orama", arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 10 December 1928. The ship departed London and was bound for Sydney.
     George and Elizabeth were registered as George Edward Rich, Justice of the High Court with Betha Steer Rich, home duties at 104 Elizabeth Bay Rd, Elizabeth Bay, Darlinghurst, on the 1930 electoral roll. George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was honoured as Knight Companion of the Order of St Michael & St George in 1932. He was honoured as a Privy Councillor in 1936 in London, England.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC was on the passenger list of the "Thermopylae", arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 12 November 1936. The ship departed from Antwerp.
     In 1937 he represented Australia at the coronation of George VI.
     He was a member of the Australian Club, Sydney and the London Athenaeum..
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC travelled to Liverpool, on 9 June 1950 per the "M V Gothic". He travelled from Sydney or Melbourne via Brisbane.
     Sir George Rich married Letitia Woodward (Featherstonhaugh) (Strong) on 10 November 1950 in St James Piccadilly, Westminster, England. She was Mrs Letitia Fetherstonhaugh Strong [widow] of Foster St, St Kilda, aged 87.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC travelled to New Zealand on 16 November 1950. The Rt Hon Sir George E Rich aged 87, retired Justice of High Court of Australia and Lady Letitia Rich departed London on the Port Auckland as 2 of 12 passengers.
     Sydney University conferred an Hon. LL.D on 29 August 1952.
     George Edward Rich KCMG, PC made a will dated 22 September 1954 in Sydney.
     George died on 14 May 1956 in Elizabeth Bay, New South Wales, aged 93. He was cremated in May 1956 in the Northern Suburbs Crematorium, Chatswood.

Children of George Edward Rich KCMG, PC and Elizabeth Steer Bowker

George Henry Rich

(24 August 1857 - 17 January 1874)
     George Henry Rich was born on 24 August 1857 in Onehunga, New Zealand. He was the son of Francis Dyer Rich and Margaret Forbes.
     George died on 17 January 1874 in Palmerston, Otago, New Zealand, aged 16.

George Henry Rich

(September 1858 - )
     George Henry Rich's birth was registered in the quarter ending in September 1858 in Rotherham, Yorkshire. He was the son of Henry Rich and Hannah Hudson. Fanny and George were listed as the children of Henry Rich in the 1861 census in Doncaster, Yorkshire.

George Steer Bowker Rich

(27 July 1902 - 6 June 1964)
     George Steer Bowker Rich was commonly known as Geo (Joe). He was born on 27 July 1902 in 'Belwood', St Leonards, New South Wales. He was the son of George Edward Rich KCMG, PC and Elizabeth Steer Bowker.
     George Steer Bowker Rich travelled to Southampton, on 20 March 1929. He travelled rom Buenos Aires.
     George Steer Bowker Rich was on the passenger list of the "Chitral", arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 20 May 1929. He travelled from London bound for Sydney.
     George was registered as George Steer Bowker Rich, engineer; but also as a student, at Yetman, Warialda, Gwydir district at 104 Elizabeth Bay Rd, Elizabeth Bay, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, on the 1930 electoral roll.
     George Steer Bowker Rich married Lena Yetman Dight on 14 April 1931 in St Alban's church, Boggabilla, New South Wales.
     George Steer Bowker Rich served in the War between 1939 and 1945. He enlisted as a private, & was commissioned a Captain, and served at Tobruk. His service number was NX6801.
     George died on 6 June 1964 in 36 Streathfield Rd, Bellevue Hill, aged 61. Rich, George Steer Bowker - June 6 1964, of Streathfield Rd, Bellevue Hill, husband of Lena and father of Joan.

George West Rich

(14 October 1845 - December 1868)
     George West Rich was born on 14 October 1845 in Eckington, Worksop RD, Derbyshire. He was the son of Henry Rich and Sarah West. George West Rich was christened on 4 April 1847 in Mattersey, Nottinghamshire. Frank and George were listed as the children of Sarah West in the 1851 census in Walls Lane Cottage, Whitwell, Derbyshire. Frederick, Frank and George were listed as the children of Sarah Rich in the 1861 census in Bayley St, Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.
     George died George West Rich aged 23 in December 1868 in London, Pancras RD, aged 23.

George William Evelyn Rich

(January 1881? - )
     George William Evelyn Rich was born in January 1881? In Scofton, Worksop, Nottinghamshire. He was the son of Edward Rich and Elizabeth Penny. George, Arthur, Jane and John were listed as the children of Edward Rich in the 1881 census in 'Osberton Lodge', Worksop, Nottinghamshire. George William Evelyn Rich was christened on 14 August 1881 in Scofton, Worksop Nottinghamshire.

Georgiana Rich

(1 July 1830 - before 4 February 1836)
     Georgiana Rich was christened on 1 July 1830 in Laughton en le Morthen, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of William Rich and Susannah Le Tall.
     Georgiana died before 4 February 1836 in Laughton en le Morthen, YKS. She was buried on 4 February 1836 in Laughton en le Morthen.

Gerald Rich

(1882 - )
     Gerald Rich was born in 1882. He was the son of Frank West Rich and Mary Elizabeth Elliott. Roland, Amy and Gerald were listed as Frank West Rich's children in the 1901 census in 6 Jesmond Gardens, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.

Gertrude Rich

(circa 1761 - )
     Gertrude Rich was born circa 1761. Her parentage is only assumed by date and her possible grandmother's name.. She was the daughter of Amor Rich and Sarah Unwin.
     Gertrude Rich married John Jackson on 1 September 1782 in Carlton-in-Lindrick, Nottinghamshire. They were both single of the parish of Carlton.

Children of Gertrude Rich and John Jackson

Gertrude Rich

(before 31 March 1882 - )
     Gertrude Rich was christened before 31 March 1882 in St Saviour & St Andrew, York, Yorkshire. She is recorded on the same day at both St Saviour and St Andrew. She was the daughter of Henry Rich and Harriett Unknown.
     Gertrude Rich married Frederick William Wilson on 29 July 1933 in Keighley, Yorkshire. They were aged 49 & 51, she was the daughter of Henry Rich, deceased, joiner. She was of Keighley, they were both weavers.

Gertrude Rich

(September 1870 - )
     Gertrude Rich's birth was registered in the quarter ending in September 1870 in Doncaster, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of George Rich and Annie Unknown. Gertrude Rich was listed as George Rich's daughter in the 1871 census in 99 Lisson Grove, St Marylebone, London.

Hamar Rich

(March 1891 - 9 December 1899)
     Hamar Rich's birth was registered in the quarter ending in March 1891 in Doncaster RD, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Henry Rich and Ellizabeth Cole. Alice, Beatrice, Jessie, Hamar, Fred and Harry were listed as the children of Henry Rich in the 1891 census in 7 Chapel St, Hexthorpe, Yorkshire.
     Hamar died Hamer Rich, aged 8 buried at Hyde Park Cemetery, Doncaster on 9 December 1899 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, aged 8.

Hamor Rich

(circa 1804 - 4 July 1844)
     Hamor Rich was born circa 1804 in Surrey. He was the son of John Rich and Mary Keen. Hamor Rich was listed as a Freeman of the city of London, on 3 November 1830. Hamor Rich .... by redemption to the Company of Pattenmakers ...paying forty six shillings and eight pence. To be a broker. Admitted 23 Nov 1830.
     Hamor Rich married Mary Elizabeth South on 8 November 1832 in Christ Church, Southwark, Surrey. Hamor Rich, bachelor & Mary Elizabeth South, spinster, both of this parish, by licence.
     The partnership hitherto subsisting between Sophia Layton and Hamor Rich of Lime Street, tea brokers, is this day dissolved by mutual consent.
Hamor Rich was declared bankrupt on 3 November 1835 in London. Hamor Rich, tea broker of Lime St, was declared a bankrupt in early Nov 1835 - which was reported in several newspapers. He was also listed as of Trinity Square, Newington, Surrey..
     Whereas the Commissioner acting in the prosecution of a fiat in bankruptcy awarded and issued forth against Hamor Rich late of Lime Street in the City of London, and of Trinity Square in the parish of St Mary Newington, in the county of Surrey, tea broker, dealer and chapman... that the said Hamor Rich hath in all things conformed himself according to the direction of the Acts of Parliament ... to give notice ....
     Hamor Rich and Mary Elizabeth South appeared on the 1841 census in Newington, St Mary, Surrey. Hamor Rich, 40, gent, born in the county, with Mary Rich, 40 ditto.
     Hamor died on 4 July 1844 in New Windsor, Berkshire. His age at death (40) is suspect as he also claimed to be 40 in the 1841 census when ages were rounded down. He was buried on 12 July 1844 in St John the Baptist, New Windsor.
     Hamor Rich was mentioned as being deceased in the will of John Rich dated 2 November 1855.

Child of Hamor Rich and Mary Elizabeth South

Hamor Charles Ellison Rich

(25 July 1856 - 22 October 1939)
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich was commonly known as Ellison. He was born on 25 July 1856 on Friday at 7.a.m. in Strathallan, New South Wales. He was the son of Rev Charles Hamor Rich and Isabella Tempest Bird. Hamor Charles Ellison Rich was christened on 8 September 1856 in Braidwood, New South Wales. Hamor was a solicitor in 1881, Sydney, New South Wales. There is a biography in Australian Men of Mark v.2. He was a member of the Council of ... Law Institute in 1903.
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich married Agnes May Gadsden on 20 October 1886 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich lived at Burton St, Concord, New South Wales, 1887.
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich lived at 'Kergrist', Edgecliff Rd, Woollahra, from 1901 to 1922.
     Hamor and Agnes were registered as Agnes May, domestic duties & Hamor Charles Ellison, solictor at 'Kergrist', Edgecliffe Rd, Darling Point, on the 1903 electoral roll.
     He served in the RNAS & RAF with the rank of Captain between 1914 and 1918. Hamor Charles Ellison Rich was an executor of Rosalie Bird's estate on 12 October 1916 in New South Wales.
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich lived at 2 Henry St, Abingdon Villas, Kensington, Earls Court Ward, Middlesex, between 1920 and 1921.
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich and Agnes May Gadsden were on the passenger list of the "Maloja", arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia, on 23 October 1928. They departed from Marseilles and bound for Sydney.
     Hamor Charles Ellison Rich lived at 8 Ansdell Street, Cottesmore Gardens, Kensington, Queens Gate Ward, Middlesex, 1937.
     Hamor died on 22 October 1939 in Woollahra, New South Wales, aged 83. MR. H. C. ELLISON RICH - The death occurred at Woollahra on Sunday of Mr. H. C. Ellison Rich, who was one of the oldest solicitors in Sydney. He was the son of the late Rev. Charles Rich, and the elder brother of Sir George Rich, of the High Court. He retired from practice two years ago.
For three years he was president of the New South Wales Law Institute, and was on the council for 35 years. His wife predeceased him. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Colin Ross of Sydney, and a son Mr. C Ellison Rich, of London.
The funeral, which was private, took place at South Head Cemetery and was preceded by a service conducted by Arohdeacon Langley at All Saints' Woollahra where Mr. Ellison Rich had been rector's warden for more than
25 years
. He was buried in South Head.
     His will was proved on 9 February 1940 at New South Wales.

Children of Hamor Charles Ellison Rich and Agnes May Gadsden

Hannah Rich

(13 February 1688/89 - )
     Hannah Rich was christened on 13 February 1688/89 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Hannah filia Emoris Rich. She was the daughter of Amor Rich and Martha Unknown.

Hannah Rich

(24 November 1693 - )
     Hannah Rich was born on 24 November 1693 in Bradfield, Yorkshire. Hannah daughter of Jonas Rich. She was the daughter of Jonas Rich and Alice Crossley.
     Hannah Rich married Elias Slack on 16 September 1714 in Bradfield, Yorkshire.

Hannah Rich

(15 October 1703 - )
     Hannah Rich was christened on 15 October 1703 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Bp Hannah f. Johis Rich, T.M. [Thurlston Meare?]. She was the daughter of John Rich and Rebecca Shaw.

Hannah Rich

(before 1791 - 24 June 1791)
     Hannah Rich was born before 1791. She was the daughter of Ann Rich.
     Hannah was buried on 24 June 1791 in St Peter, Woolley, Yorkshire. [ITAL:Hannah, the illegitimate daughter of Ann Rich, spinster.

Hannah Rich

(15 September 1758 - 1814)
     Hannah Rich was born illegitimate before 15 September 1758 in Mortomley, Ecclesfield, Yorkshire. 21 Nov 1758: Bond for the maintenance of a female bastard child of Martha Rich, singlewoman of Ecclesfield. William Dobson of Mortomley, nailer, paid a deposit to the churchwardens.. She was christened on 15 September 1758 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Martha Rich.
     Hannah Rich married John Loxley on 7 September 1780 in Ecclesfield, Yorkshire. They had 5 children, a 5th gt grandson? is John Ward.
     Hannah died in 1814 in Yorkshire.

Children of Hannah Rich and John Loxley

Harriet Rich

(16 June 1811 - before 3 October 1886)
     Harriet Rich was born on 16 June 1811 in Laughton en le Morthen, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of William Rich and Mary Barlow. Harriet Rich was christened on 30 July 1811 in Laughton en le Morthen.
     Harriet Rich married Charles Swannack on 28 July 1833 in Laughton en le Morthen, YKS. He was a described as a taylor of this parish, witnesses Joseph & Ann Rich..
     Harriet Rich and Charles Swannack were recorded on the 1851 census in Laughton en le Morthen, YKS. Charles Swannack, head married, 39, tailor employing one? apprentice, born Ntt, Carlton, with his wife Harriet aged 39, born Laughton, daughter Eliza R, 14, scholar born Laughton and his sister in law Eliza Rich, unmarried aged 42, dressmaker, born Laughton and William Boaler?? 16, tailors apprentice, born Sheffield.
     Harriet Rich and Charles Swannack appeared on the 1861 census in Laughton en le Morthen, Yorkshire. Charles was a tailor and carrier aged 59 and his wife Harriet was aged 49, born Laughton, her sister Eliza Rich aged 51, a dressmaker born Laughton was living with them.
     Harriet died before 3 October 1886 in Kimberworth, Nottinghamshire. She was buried on 3 October 1886 in Laughton en le Morthen, YKS.

Children of Harriet Rich and Charles Swannack

Harriet Rich

(3 August 1828 - )
     Harriet Rich was christened on 3 August 1828 in Bolton on Dearne, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Amor Rich and Prudence Hollingsworth.
     Harriet Rich appeared on the 1841 census in the household of Amor Rich and Prudence Hollingsworth in Laughton, Yorkshire.

Harriet Rich

(9 July 1851 - )
     Harriet Rich was christened on 9 July 1851 in South Anston, Yorkshire. Harriet Rich, daughter of Thomas & Mary, Joiner. She married on 1 Oct 1870 at South Anston, aged 19, daughter of Thomas, carpenter James Airey, Schoolmaster 22, son of James, Farmer.. She was the daughter of Thomas Rich and Mary Ann Broomhead?

Harriett Rich

(25 December 1764 - )
     Harriett Rich was christened on 25 December 1764 in Carlton-in-Lindrick, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of Amor Rich and Sarah Unwin.

Harry Rich

(September 1886 - )
     Harry Rich was born in September 1886 in Doncaster RD, Yorkshire. He was the son of Henry Rich and Hannah Hudson. Alice, Beatrice, Jessie, Hamar, Fred and Harry were listed as the children of Henry Rich in the 1891 census in 7 Chapel St, Hexthorpe, Yorkshire.

Helen Rich

(31 March 1664 - )
     Helen Rich was also known as Hellena in records. She was christened on 31 March 1664 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Hellena filia Edvardi Rich. She was the daughter of Edward Rich and Ellen Street.
     In Edward Rich's will dated 19 December 1682 in Penistone, Helen Rich was named as heir; His will mentions his eldest son John, and younger children Emanuel executor, William, Emor executor, Reginald, Martha, Mary, Sarah & Helen.
In the name of God Amen the nineteenth day of December in the 34th year of Chas II 1682 ... I Edward Rich of Renall in the parish of Penistone and co. of York yeoman being in perfect memory praised be God for the same and doe make and ordaine this my last will and testament in manner and forme following. First and principally I committ my soule unto the hands of Almighty God my maker ... And my bodye I committ to the earth to be decently buried at the discretion of my executors hereafter nominated ...
I give and bequeath unto John Rich my eldest son his heirs and assigns for ever all my messuage or tenement at Renall afsd with all the houses buildings and and herediments whatsoever to the said messuage belonging, provided nevertheless that my said son John Rich or his heirs shall not enter to the same till the second day of February which shall ... next after my decease and after that my younger children shall and make ... and take the herbage and grass growing upon the said lands until the eighth day of April. ... to the first day of May ... after my decease my said son John his heirs and assigns having full ... liberty from and after the said second day of February to enter into the said lands ... the same in order to the making of his cropp
Item I give and bequeath unto my younger children Emanuel, Emor, Reginald, Martha, Mary, Sarah and Hellen, their heirs and assigns forever all and every my lands and hereditaments with the appurtenances lying and being ... Middlemiss? in Thurlestone Meer commonly called Thirlstone C... and alsoe all and every of my messuages or tenements in Thurlestone in the said parish and county with all and every ... houses buildings lands and hereditaments whatsoever to the said messuages belonging ... now in the demesne or occupation of John Sanderson, Robert Hooson Edward ... and William Stoney or heirs assignes ... my will and mind is that the same shall be divided into seven equal parts to be had held and enjoyed by my said seven younger children abovenamed and their heirs and assigns from and after the day of my decease for ever ...
Item ... WILLIAM RICH my son be living? or not, my mind and will is that if the said William Rich my son be indeed living and shall come in his own proper person unto my executors or their heirs or assigns time after my decease and shall of them require or demand his porcon or childs part that then my said seven younger children ... or their heirs and assigns shall ... and ... pay unto the said William Rich my son the sum of thirty five pounds of lawful English money that is to say every one of them ... to be paid to the said William Rich ... proper person within the space of three months next after shall personally demand land? as above said
Item my will is that all my debts legacies church and funeral expences be paid and discharged out of my chattels goods or personal estate Item ... my goods chattels and personal estate whatsoever my executors having ... just and reasonable costs and charges about proving this my last ... [corner removed].
She was mentioned in the manor court roll dated date missed 1685?, in Thurlstone, Penistone, Yorkshire, England, We present that John Rich is heir of Edward Rich, late of Renall deceased.
     Item we present that the said Edward Rich last above named that by his last will & testament devised diverse messuages lands etc. unto Emanuell Rich, Reginald Rich, Martha Ellis, Benjamin Ward, Sarah Holme & Hellen Morton & their heirs
Signed: Elkanah Rich, gen. ... Charley Rich, Jonas Rich, John Rich, Emanuel Rich, Reginald Rich
.
     Helen Rich married Richard Morton on 7 June 1692 in Penistone, Yorkshire.

Helen Rich

(circa 1700? - before 24 June 1701)
     Helen Rich was born circa 1700? In Penistone, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Amor Rich and Martha Unknown.
     Helen died before 24 June 1701 in Penistone, YKS. She was buried on 24 June 1701 in Penistone.