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W. R. Richardson

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William Radford Richardson, brassfounder, of Phoenix Brass Works, Mansfield

1814 Born in Alfreton, son of Richard and Mary Richardson, iron founder[1]

1840 William Radford Richardson, brass founder, married Mary Walker in Alfreton[2]

1851 William Richardson 36, moulder, lived in Liverpool with Mary Richardson 31, William Richardson 9, Mary Ann Richardson 8, Zillah Richardson 6, Samuel Richardson 5, Israel Richardson 3, Hannah Richardson 1[3]

1861 Willm Richardson 46, brass founder, lived in Mansfield with Mary Richardson 41, Willm Richardson 19, brass founder, Mary Ann Richardson 18, Samuel Richardson 15, brass fitter, Israel Richardson 13, Sarah Jane Richardson 9, Richard Richardson 7, John Richardson 1, Francisco Lolan Richardson 6 months[4]

1871 Wm Richardson 56, brass founder, lived in Manfield with Mary Richardson 51, Wm Richardson 29, foundry manager, Mary Ann Richardson 28, Saml Richardson 25, foreman engine fitter, Israel Richardson 23, foundry clerk, Sarah J Richardson 19, Richd Richardson 17, brass moulder, John Richardson 11, Francisco Richardson 10, Antonio Richardson 8[5]

1874 of Mansfield when he died; one of his executors was William Richardson, iron founder[6]

1895 W. R. Richardson's Exors., Phoenix Brass Works, Mansfield[7]

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Sources of Information

  1. Baptism record
  2. BMD
  3. 1851 census
  4. 1861 census
  5. 1871 census
  6. National probate calendar
  7. The Engineer 1895/01/11