(circa 1694 - after 1736)
|Father||William Richardson (cir. 1670 - bet. 1716 - 1726); I am assuming that this relationship is based on naming pattern and parish only, (although I would expect the mother to be Margaret rather than Isabel if we have all the children of Robert & Margaret identified)1,2|
|Mother||Isabel UnknownSurname (say 1670 - )|
|Relationship||6th great-grandfather of Lorna Henderson|
BMDB dataRobert Richardson was born cir. 1694 ?Eckford, ROX, SCT.1
Robert Richardson married Jennet Leigerwood, daughter of Walter Ledgerwood and Margaret Henderson, on 3 Dec 1717 Eckford, ROX, SCT, entry reads: "Novr 2ond Robert Richison and Jennet Leigerwood in this parish gave up their Names in order to Marriadge (sic) Walter Leigerwood Cautioner (assumed to be Janet's father) gave to the poor 12 p;
Later on same page: "Decmbr 3 Robert Richison and Jennet Leigerwood Maried."1,3,4
Robert Richardson died aft. 1736 prob. at Eckford, ROX, SCT.
External linksRobert Richardson belongs to a DNA tested line. There may be more information available on DNASurnames under the DNA project for his/her surname/line.
|Jennet Leigerwood (Dec 1693 - aft. 1736)|
|Charts||William RICHARDSON of Pringlestead, Eckford|
My pedigree chart
Ancestors & siblings of Les Henderson
Paternal ancestors of Lorna
Helen Sinton WIGHT's ancestors
|Last Edited||1 Aug 2017|
- Paul Richardson, "RICHARDSON, William of Eckford."
- "Lorna's Family History Musings", Oct 2007.
- Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Marr. 1717 Robert RICHISON & Jennet LEIGERWOOD, batch M117872, Eckford, ROX, rechecked Oct 2007.
- Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 1717 Robert RICHISON & Jennet LEIGERWOOD, Eckford, ROX Dist 787/A00 0010 0155, FR164, , copy d/loaded Oct 2007.
E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.