Mary Anna Rich

(14 April 1833 - )
     Mary Anna Rich was christened on 14 April 1833 in Tuxford, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of George Rich and Elizabeth Wright.
     Mary Anna Rich appeared on the 1841 census in the household of George Rich and Elizabeth Wright in Eldon Street, Tuxford.
     Mary Anna Rich was recorded on the 1851 census in Kirton, Nottinghamshire. Mary Rich was an 18 year old servant in the Stansall household, born Tuxford.
     Mary Anna Rich and Charles Rich were recorded on the 1861 census in Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire. Charles Rich, head, aged 25, ag, lab, born Tuxford, sister, Mary A Rich, char woman, aged 28, born Tuxford, niece Rebecc Rich 9? , all born at Tuxford.

Mary Dyer Rich

(25 June 1837 - 30 May 1854)
     Mary Dyer Rich was christened on 25 June 1837 in Bleadon, Somerset. She was the daughter of George Rich and Sarah Esgar.
     Mary died on 30 May 1854 in Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand, aged 16. She was buried on 2 June 1854 in St Stephen's cemetery, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand.
     The administration of her estate was granted to George Rich on 18 July 1859 at the Principal Probate Registry, London. Mary Dyer Rich, late of Auckland, spinster, to father George Rich, sheepholder of Auckland.

Mary E Rich

(1846 - )
     Mary E Rich was christened in 1846 in New South Wales. She was the daughter of Alfred F Rich and Bridget Doyle.

Mary Emma Rich

(8 August 1840 - 7 August 1867)
     Mary Emma Rich was born on 8 August 1840 in Liverpool St East, Sydney, New South Wales. She was the daughter of John Rich and Isabella Tempest Paul. Mary Emma Rich was christened on 23 September 1840 in St Lawrence, Sydney.
     Mary Emma Rich was listed with Isabella Tempest Bird and Rosalie Bird on the passenger list of the "Emma" arriving at Sydney, New South Wales, on 20 January 1849. The brig "Emma" departed Hobart Town 14 July, carrying cabin passengers: Miss Bird, Miss Rosalie Bird, Miss A Bird, Miss Mary Rich, Master Harry Rich, arriving at Sydney from Hobart Town. Mary was a governess in 1867.
     Mary died on 7 August 1867 in 109 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria, aged 26. She was buried on 10 August 1867 in the New Cemetery, Melbourne.

Mary Isabella Tempest Rich

(21 April 1854 - 15 January 1933)
     Mary Isabella Tempest Rich was born on 21 April 1854 in Sydney, New South Wales. The family bible states Friday at 9 p.m. The Sydney Morning Herald on Monday 24 April announced; On the 21st instant at Cumblerland Terrace, Mrs Charles H Rich, of a daughter. This was repeated in Bell's life in Sydney... on the 29th. She was the daughter of Rev Charles Hamor Rich and Isabella Tempest Bird.
     In Rosalie Bird's will dated 23 April 1901 in Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Mary Isabella Tempest Rich was named as heir.
     Mary was registered at 52 Darlinghurst Rd, Darlinghurst, on the between 1930 and 1931 electoral roll.
     Mary died on 15 January 1933 in Sydney, New South Wales, aged 78. She was buried in Waverley cemetery, Bronte.
     Her will was proved in May 1933 at Sydney, New South Wales.

Mary J Rich

(circa 1868 - )
     Mary J Rich was born circa 1868. She was the daughter of William Rich and Mary Unknown. Joseph, Martha, Mary and Edith were listed as the children of William Rich in the 1881 census in 21 Bowring Road, Lezayre, Isle of Man, UK.

Mary Kathleen Ida Rich

(6 December 1897 - )
     Mary Kathleen Ida Rich was born on 6 December 1897 in Osberton, Scofton, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of John Joseph Vivian Rich and Charlotte Clark. Mary Kathleen Ida Rich was christened on 20 February 1898 in Scofton, Worksop, Nottinghamshire.

Millicent Rich

(before April 1863 - )
     Millicent Rich was born before April 1863 in Gamston, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of Charles Rich and Mary Mossman. Millicent Rich was listed as Charles Rich's daughter in the 1881 census. Millicent and Joseph were listed as the children of Charles Rich in the 1891 census in Gamston.
Millicent Rich married Thomas George Bellamy on 11 February 1897 in Gamston, NTT.

mother Rich

     Mother Rich was the daughter of Alice Rich.

Naomi Rich

(10 November 1638 - )
     Naomi Rich was christened on 10 November 1638 in South Kirkby, Yorkshire. Daughter of Jonathan Rich, a stranger.

Nicholas Rich

(4 November 1605 - before 10 January 1605/6)
     Nicholas Rich was christened on 4 November 1605 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Edward & Nicholas sons of Richard Riche the iiij of November 1605. He was the son of Richard Rich and Frances Priest.
     Nicholas died before 10 January 1605/6 in Penistone, YKS. He was buried on 10 January 1605/6 in Penistone. Nicholas Riche the xth of January 1605.

Nicholas Rich

(8 June 1595 - 12 December 1642)
     Nicholas Rich was also known as Nicholas Rich (of Sheffield) in records. He was christened on 8 June 1595 in St Peter, Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was the son of Thomas Rich and Elizabeth Creswick.
     Nicholas was buried on 12 December 1642 in Badsworth, Yorkshire. Nicholas Rich.
There was a Nicholas Rich with William Rich at Staniforth in the 1672 Hearth Tax for South Yorkshire; a Nicholas Rich was buried 12 Dec 1642 at Netherthong.

Child of Nicholas Rich

Nicholas Rich

( - 24 February 1707)
     Nicholas Rich married Ann Unknown.
     Nicholas died on 24 February 1707 in South Kirkby, Yorkshire.

Children of Nicholas Rich

Noble Rich

(1 August 1774 - )
     Noble Rich was christened on 1 August 1774 in Independent chapel, Southwark, Surrey, England. He was the son of Cabibel Rich and Sarah Unknown.

patriarch Jonas? Rich (of Ecclesfield)

(before 1690 - )
     Patriarch Jonas? Rich (of Ecclesfield) was born before 1690 in Yorkshire, England. This may be Jonas Rich, parish clerk of Bradfield, but there is no evidence of the births of John & Jonas there. Altnernatively he may be the absent Jonas, nephew of Jonas, who was mentioned in Jonas sr's will of 1714 (17463)..

Children of patriarch Jonas? Rich (of Ecclesfield)

Prudence Rich

(1845 - )
     Prudence Rich was born in 1845 in Rotherham RD, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Amor Rich and Prudence Hollingsworth. Henry, Edward, Thomas, Sarah, Prudence and Elizabeth were listed as the children of Amor Rich in the 1851 census in St John (Anston), Yorkshire.

Rachel Rich

(3 May 1701 - )
     Rachel Rich was christened on 3 May 1701 in Bradfield, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Jonas Rich and Alice Crossley.
Rachel Rich married John Malinson on 30 September 1725 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England.

Ralph Rich

(before 1610 - )
     Ralph Rich was born before 1610.

Child of Ralph Rich

Rauf Rich

(before 1530 - )
      There was a later Raphe Rich who had a son baptised 27 Sep 1628 in Penistone. Rauf Rich was born before 1530 in Yorkshire, England. He was the son of John Rich and Jane Unknown.
     In John Rich's will dated 5 March 1540/41 in Penistone, Rauf Rich was named as heir.
     In Jane Unknown's will dated 1 May 1545 in Penistone, Yorkshire, Rauf Rich was named as heir.

Rebecca Rich

(27 November 1666 - before 4 March 1670/71)
     Rebecca Rich was christened on 27 November 1666 in Barnsley, Silkstone, Yorkshire. Rebecca, daughter of Willm Rich. She was the daughter of William Rich.
     Rebecca died before 4 March 1670/71 in Penistone, Yorkshire. She was buried on 4 March 1670/71 in Penistone. Sepulti Rebecca filia Gulielmi Rich de Coates.

Rebecca Rich

(before 1627 - )
     Rebecca Rich was born before 1627 in Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Capt William Rich.
     Rebecca Rich was mentioned in the will of Capt William Rich dated 18 August 1648.
Rebecca Rich married Peter Smith on 23 December 1664 in Mirfield, Yorkshire.

Rebecca Rich

(18 August 1708 - )
     Rebecca Rich was christened on 18 August 1708 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Bp Rebeckah f. Johis Rich, Parkin H. She was the daughter of John Rich and Rebecca Shaw.

Rebecca Rich

(before 28 March 1806 - )
     Rebecca Rich was born before 28 March 1806 in Carlton-in-Lindrick, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of George Rich and Elizabeth Barg. Rebecca Rich was christened on 28 September 1806 in St John the Evangelist, Carlton-in-Lindrick.
Rebecca Rich married John Turner on 10 March 1828 in Laughton en le Morthen, Yorkshire. He was of Penistone, she of this parish; witnessed by Amor Rich.
     Rebecca Rich and John Turner were recorded on the 1851 census in Laughton en le Morthen, Yorkshire. John Turner, head, mar, 48, carpenter, (journeyman), born Laughton; Rebecca wife, 44, born Carlton, William & Henry sons, aged 19 shopkeeper and 14 scholar, both born Laughton.
     Rebecca Rich was mentioned in the will of George Rich dated 31 December 1859.
     Rebecca Rich was mentioned in the will of George Rich dated 31 December 1859.

Rebecca Rich

(circa 1702 - )
     Rebecca Rich was born circa 1702. Rebecca was issued a marriage license on 25 October 1723 in Bridlington, Yorkshire.
Rebecca Rich married Thomas Jefferson after 25 October 1723 in Bridlington, YKS.

Rebecca Rich

(before 5 September 1672 - )
     Rebecca Rich was born before 5 September 1672 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Rich (of Worksop).

Rebecca Rich

(10 May 1752 - before 2 February 1758)
     Rebecca Rich was christened on 10 May 1752 in Tickhill, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of John Rich and Ann Smith.
     Rebecca died before 2 February 1758 in Tickhill, Yorkshire. She was buried on 2 February 1758 in St Mary, Tickhill.

Reginald Rich

(17 July 1603 - before 3 June 1677)
     Reginald Rich was also known as Reynold in records. He was christened on 17 July 1603 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Baptised Reginald son of Richard Rich xviith.. He was the son of Richard Rich and Frances Priest. An unknown person was a yeoman of Parkin House, in Penistone, Yorkshire.
     Reginald was a defendant in a court case on 23 May 1624. Andrew Haigh of Carlecoates husbandman & James Marsden of the same bond to Richard Hatfield & Reginald Rich of Royde to keep harmless against claimants to the goods of George Huole milner of Bulhouse miln late decd.
Reginald Rich married Sarah Greaves on 4 November 1628 in Penistone, YKS. Reginald Rich was described as the parent of John Rich at his burial. Johannis filius Reginaldi Rich vitissimo primo.
Reginald Rich married Sarah Kay on 15 August 1638 in Penistone, YKS.
Bargain and Sale 11 Aug 1641
Jeremy Ward of Nether Ashoppe, co. Derby, Elizabeth his wife and Jane Beighton of Smalefield in parish of Bardfield to Reginald Rich of Ecklands. A messuage in Nether Thongue called the Whinner Reap in a place called the Woolfstones for £56
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Reginald Rich paid 2/4 tax in land tax in 1642 in Thurlstone, Penistone, Yorkshire, England.
Adam Eyre mentions in his diary that he "went to Parkinfeild (sic) to aske Reginald Rich who promised to plow me 4 days work in ye Broad fore...".. He was described as the parent of Emanuel Rich at his burial. Sepulti Emanuel? filius Reginald Rich.
     Reginald resided at 'Parkin House', Thurlstone, Penistone, 1667.
     Reginald Rich was mentioned in a deed dated 19 October 1667 in Penistone. Bond: Reginald Rich of Parkinhouse, parish of Penistone, bound to John Wordsworth of Softley, in 100 pounds to keep the covenants of a deed of bargain and sale of even date. He was mentioned in the marriage settlement for Edward Rich and Sarah Rich dated 29 October 1667. Counterpart of settlement: William Wordsworth of Softley to Francis Haigh of Carlcoates and Edward Rich of Raynor House, parish of Penistone, yeoman, a messuage called Softley in the parish of Penistone with all buildings and lands belonging in consideration of a marriage solemnised between John Wordsworth, son of William Wordsworth and Sarah, daughter of Reginald Rich of Parkinhouse to stated uses. Sealed and signed in the presence of Edward Rich and others. Edward Rich made his mark of an R within a square.
     Reginald Rich was mentioned in the 1672 hearth tax list in Thurlstone, Penistone, for 1 hearth.
     Reginald Rich made a will dated 26 May 1677 in Penistone. His will mentions his wife Sarah, daughter Martha & her husband John Rich and their children Jonas, Sarah & Martha, daughter Sarah Wordsworth & her children Martha, William, John, Josias & Jonathan.
In the name of God amen 26 May 1677 according to the computation of the church of England I Reginald Rich of Parkin House in the parish of Penistone in the county of York, yeoman, being sick and weak in body but of good and perfect memory praised be God therefore I do make and ordain this my last will and testament manner and form following First and principally I commit my soul in to the hands of almighty God my maker hoping assuredly through the merits and passion of Jesus Christ my only saviour and redeemer to have free pardon and remission of all my sins and my body I committ to the earth to be buried in a Christian and devout manner at the direction of my executors hereafter named And as touching? that outward estate which it has pleased God to bestow upon me I dispose thereof as followeth
First I give and bequeath unto SARAH my daughter the wife of JOHN WORDSWORTH of Softley in the parish above said that my cupbord which now standeth in the house wherein dwell
Item I give unto MARTHA WILLIAM JOHN JOSIAS & JONATHAN the children of the said John WORDSWORTH the summe? of ? pounds of lawful English money to be equally divided amongst them to be paid within one year ... after my decease
tem I give and bequeath unto JONAS RICH my grandchild the son of JOHN RICH my son in law one why calfe being now one week old
Item I give and bequeath unto SARAH AND MARTHA (grandchildren the daughters of the said JOHN RICH) to either of them one ewe and one lambe
Item my will is that SARAH my wife have and enjoy her third throughout my whole estate according to the usage and customs of the country
Item all the residue and remainder of all my goods chattells and personal estate whatsoever (after the payment and discharge of my debts legacies and funeral expenses) I give and bequeath unto MARTHA my daughter the wife of John Rich my son in law above said
And I make and ordain Sarah my said wife the sole executrix of this my said will hereby revoking all former wills whatsoever and do publish? and declare this to be my last will and testament the day and year first above written the mark and seal of Reginald Rich. Signed, sealed and published in the presence of David Greaves, Sarah Wilson her mark, Nathan Stainforth.

     Reginald died before 3 June 1677 in Penistone, Yorkshire. He was buried on 3 June 1677 in Penistone. Reginaldus Rich de Parkin House. He was the previous owner of property recorded in a deed dated 24 October 1677 in Penistone, YKS. John Rich of Parkin House bound to John Wordsworth of Softley in 200 pounds to abide by the division to be by lot assigned of the estate of Reginald Rich, deceased, which is to be exactly surveyed and is to be equally divided by John Wainwright and Abraham Haigh of Carlecoates. He was the previous owner of property recorded in a deed dated 11 December 1677 in re Parkinhouse, Thurlstone, Penistone, Yorkshire. Deed of partition and counterpart: John Wordsworth of Softley and Sarah his wife and John Rich of Parkinhouse and Martha his wife agree to divide a messuage called Parkinhouse with its lands and buildings at Parkinhouse and Ecklands lately the inheritance of Reginald Rich, deceased, and now descended to his daughters Sarah wife of John Wordsworth and Martha wife of John Rich, as follows:- to John and Sarah Wordsworth the east half part of the dwellinghouse and the outshott, the west half part of the barn, the fold, the east half part of the garden and of the barn at Ecklands, the Mistall and one little house, the east half part of the fold and 1 little croft adjoining Dodge Lane, several parcels of ground called Ryecroft, the Rough close, the Ing Holme, the Well Cliff Head, the Little Field, the Pingle, the Holme, the Barren Royd, the Little Well Cliffe, the Acre and the West half part of the house in it, the west side of Upper Hey Dole, n. side of Nether Dole, s. side of Little Dole, n. side of Great Dole in Longlands, s. side of the High Leys, n. side of the Oakes Doke, s. side of the Bents dole, 2 acres in the Rough Grounds, s.w. side of the Well dole, upper side of the uppermost dole, upper side of Brow dole, upper side of Dole next to More royd-gap, lower side of Hollin dole, lower side of the ½ acre, east side of the Meadow Spot in the Bents to the meere stone; to John and Martha Rich, the west half of the dwelling house and the outshott, the east half part of the barn and fold, the west half of the garden and of barn at Ecklands, the Mistall there and the stable adjoining. the whole garden at Ecklands, the West half part of the fold next to the barn to the meer stone; several parcels of ground called the Croft, the Ley Close the West Croft, the Rushy Fields, the Meare Ing Head, the Wainehouse croft adjoining the head of the barn at Ecklands, the lane into the Barren Royd, the lower part of the Holme, upper part of the Barren Royd, upper half of the little Well Cliffe, east half of the Acre and of the house standing in it called the High Coat, east side of Upper Hey dole in the Townfield, s. side of Nether Hey dole, n. side of Little Dole in Longlands, s. side of the Great Dole in Longlands, n. side of the High Leyes, s. side of the Oakes dole, n. side of the Bents dole, 2 acres of land in the Rough Grounds, n.e. side of the Well dole, lower side of the uppermost dole in the Townfield, lower side of the Brow dole, lower side of dole on More-royd-gap, upper side of Hollin dole, upper side of half acre, west end of Meadow Spot on side of the Bents dole.
     His will was proved on 7 May 1678 at the Prerogative Court of York.

Children of Reginald Rich and Sarah Greaves

Children of Reginald Rich and Sarah Kay

Reginald Rich

(31 May 1662 - before 18 December 1737)
     Reginald Rich was christened on 31 May 1662 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Reginaldus filius Edvardi Rich. He was the son of Edward Rich and Ellen Street.
     In Edward Rich's will dated 19 December 1682 in Penistone, Reginald Rich was named as heir. He 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
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     Reginald Rich and Jonas Rich were mentioned in a deed dated 23 January 1696. Mentioned in a bond dated 23 Jan 1696, were Jonas Rich of Pond, yeoman, John Rich of Thurlstone, Emanuel Rich of Illians, Reynolds Rich of Hazlehead, all yeoman - Daniel Rich (of Smallshaw) was referee. He granted property to Emanuel Rich on 20 March 1712/13 in Penistone, Yorkshire. A deed poll bearing the date 20 March 1712 executed with livery and seizin made by Reynold Rich of Thurlston in the county of York yeoman to Emanuel Rich of Catshaw Cross in the county aforesaid whereby the said Reynolds Rich doth grant and convey unto the said Emanuel Rich ... all that barn and close of land lying at the east end of the town green in Thurlston and land ... known by the several names of one Dole in the Crimballs one half rood on the swain rood and twelth half rood ... Norwood ... three third parts under Walton and third part of a rood ... now in the tenure or occupation of James Walton or his assigns with all appurtenances whatsoever to the same belonging which said deed is witnessed by Abel Rich of Dodworth yeoman, Amor Rich of Smallshaw in Thurlston, yeoman and John Wainwright of Shorehall in Thurlston yeoman. Emanuel Rich his mark [sideways E]. Witnessed Abel Rich junr. & Reg Newstead.
     Reginald Rich was mentioned in a deed dated 16 June 1713 in Thurlstone, Penistone. Indenture of sale & confirmation 16 June 1713 between 1) Reynold Rich of Thurlstone, yeoman & 2) James Walton of Thurlstone, dyer ... Witnessed by Abel Rich of Dodworth, yeoman, Emor Rich of Smallshaw, Yeoman.
     Reginald died before 18 December 1737 in Penistone, Yorkshire. He was buried on 18 December 1737 in Penistone.

Richard Rich

(circa 1577 - between 1637 and 1642)
     Richard Rich was born circa 1577 in Penistone, Yorkshire. He was the son of Edward Rich and Elizabeth Turton. Richard Rich was mentioned in the marriage settlement for Amor Rich and Alice Burdett dated 24 July 1598. Post nuptial settlement: William Riche of Bollows in Thurlestone to Francis Greave of Hunshelf and William Hinchcliff of Bilcliff, in consideration of the marriage already solemnised between Aymer Riche (one of the sons of Edward Riche son and heir of the said William) and Alice Burdett (one of the daughters of Henry Burdett of Walton), the manor of Smallshaie and capital messuage called Smallshaie and appurtenances in Smallshaie, Thurlestone & Thurlestone meare and the capital messuage called Roide and the capital messuage called Milnehowse and fulling mill and one water corn mill in Thurlestone with a yearly rent of 13/- out of several lands in Thurlestone (all lately purchased of Richard Turton of Pickeringe) and the capital messuage called Bollowes with lands, etc. and a water corn mill at Bollows in order that a fine may be levied, settling the estate on William, Edward and Aymer Riche in succession, with reversion to Richard Riche, brother of Aymer, in default of issue, also it is agreed that a settlement may be made on Alice of the Smallshaie and Milnhouse property for her jointure.
     Richard Rich was party to a land transaction on 24 July 1598 in Thurlstone, Penistone. By feoffment:Adaimer Riche of Milnehouse in Thurleston, one of the sons of Edward Rich of Bollowes to Richard Rich, his brother. Messuage called Raynowe in Thurlestone and Thurlestone Meare with reversion to the grantor.
Richard Rich married Frances Priest on 17 December 1600 in Penistone, YKS.
     In Edward Rich's will dated 6 August 1 James I (1603) in Thurlstone, Penistone, Yorkshire, Richard Rich was named as heir. He was an executor of Edward Rich's estate on 3 October 1605 in the Prerogative Court of York.
During Michaelmas term 1607 Richard Rich purchased property in Penistone, Yorkshire, during Michaelmas term 1607. Adamer Riche & Richard Rich quer: Robert Brownell and Mary his wife def: re messuage and lands in Penistone and Ecland.
Richard Rich was mentioned as tenant in the manor court rolls dated in 1608 in Thurlstone, Penistone, Yorkshire, England, 1608 Liberi Tenents: Aemor Riche of some tenements etc Bullhouse of Smallshaw, the Royd, Milnhouse.
Richardus Riche of some/nine/one tenement ... Raynor Robertus Bramell - tenement in Ecklands alienate Aemoris Riche et Richardo Rich qi - et Jurors: Aemor Riche,      Richardus Riche,      Johes Haighe.

     Richard Rich and Amor Rich were mentioned in a deed dated 5 February 1609/10 in Ecklands, Thurlstone, Penistone. Deed of partition: Aymor Rich of Bulhouse and Richard Rich of [?] divide one messuage in Eclande in the parish of Penistone which they purchased jointly of Robert Brownell of Derby (particulars of lands assigned to each). He witnessed Ann Rich's death before 17 April 1610 in Penistone, YKS.
Michaelmas term, 11 James I ( Richard Rich sold property in Thurlstone, Penistone . John Micklethwaite & Wm Wordsworth quer: Barbers & Rich Rich & Frances his wife re Thurleston.
Michaelmas 1613 Richard Rich purchased property in Penistone, Yorkshire, Michaelmas 1613. Richard Rich quer: Edw Barber sr & Ann his wife, Edw Barber jr. & Dorothy his wife, Robt Barber def. re Barn & toft in Thurleston & a moiety of a messuage & lands in Thurleston & Thurleston Meare.
Richard Rich was trustee to a marriage settlement between John Rich and Ellen Wilson dated 30 January 1618. Omnibus ... Richard Riche de Royd in parish of Penistone yeoman - in consideration of a marriage between John Riche my son & heir apparent & Helen Wilson one of the daughters of Christopher Wilson of Bromhead yeoman to be had & solemnized & in fulfilment of an engagement between me & sd Christopher Wilson - have given to Edward/Richard Riche of Mylne house and Richard Wilson of Oughtibridge hall yeo [as trustees] - my house at Thurleston - another house & barn there & all my houses & lands there - & the messuage in Thurlston Meer called Raynow - my close called Richston Carr in Thurlston - to hold to the purposes mentioned in said indenture. They granted property to John Rich during Hilary term 1623/4 in Thurlstone, Penistone . John Riche quer: Rich Rich & Frances his wife deforciant. Messuage & Lands in Thurlestone & Thurlestone Mere..
     Richard Rich was party to a land transaction on 13 June 1637 in Penistone. Lease. Edward Rich of -- to William Riche of Bullhouse. Annual rent of 13/6/0 out of a certain messuage called the [Roide] demised by William Riche, deceased, to Richard Riche and by him ... to William Kaye for 20 years. (very defective document)
     Grant of a rent charge: William Kay the younger of Nether Thongue to William Rich of Bullhouse. A yearly rent charge of £13/6/8 payable out of the messuage called the Roide and lands belonging, granted to William by Edward Rich of the Roide for 20 years, which messuage and lands were demised by William Rich of Bullhouse deceased to Richard Rich, father of Edward for 112 pounds.
     Richard died between 1637 and 1642 in Yorkshire.

Children of Richard Rich and Frances Priest

Richard Rich

(16 January 1697/98 - 8 October 1700)
     Richard Rich was christened on 16 January 1697/98 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Ricardus filius Elkanae Rich. He was the son of Elkanah Rich and Martha Thorpe.
     Richard died on 8 October 1700 in Penistone, Yorkshire, aged 2. He was buried on 10 October 1700 in Bullhouse chapel, Thurlstone, Penistone. Here lyeth interred the body of Richard, son of Elkanah Rich, gent who departed this life Oct 8th 1700 aged 2 years & 9 months.