(circa December 1764 - )
|Father||Walter Richardson (cir. 1720 - aft. Feb 1778)|
|Mother||Margaret Shiell (Jul 1723 - aft. 1764)|
|Relationship||5th great-uncle of Lorna Henderson|
BMDB dataWilliam Richardson was born cir. Dec 1764 Morebattle, ROX, SCT.2 He was baptized on 27 Dec 1764 Morebattle, ROX; entry reads: Walter Richard (sic) in Templehall his son William baptized Witnesses Thomas Whiley, Andrew Hay.2
William Richardson married Janet Elliott on 30 May 1789 Bedrule, ROX, SCT, entry reads: Gave in their names to be proclamed in order to marriage William Richardson & Janet Elliott both in the parish they ?? to the poor £-/1/-d.3
Census/Where lived/OccupationsWilliam Richardson was a smith in Jun 1791 Nenthorn, BEW, SCT.4
NamesAs of 1764, William Richardson was also known as William Richard.7
|Charts||William RICHARDSON of Pringlestead, Eckford|
Ancestors & siblings of Les Henderson
|Last Edited||29 Oct 2017|
- Online search: assorted surnames, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Bap. 1791 Walter to William RICHARDSON, batch C117826, Bedrule, ROX, extracted Oct 2007.
- Paul Richardson, "RICHARDSON, William of Eckford", Bap. 27 Dec 1764 William s/o Walter RICHARDSON & Margaret SHIELL, Morebattle, ROX.
- Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 30 May 1789 William RICHARDSON & Janet ELLIOTT, Bedrule, ROX, 782 40/89 copy rcvd from HDW, Oct 2017.
- Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Bap. 12 Jun 1791 Walter s/o Wm RICHARDSON, smith in Nenthorn, at Bedrule, ROX, copy rcvd from HDW, Oct 2017.
- Inventory, 1863, Edinburgh Sheriff Court (11 Dec 1863) SC70/1/118: Copy d/loaded Jun 2007.
- "Lorna's Family History Musings", Oct 2017.
- Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Bap. 27 Dec 1764 William s/o Walter RICHARD (sic) in Templehall, Morebattle, ROX, 801/ 10 28 , copy d/loaded Oct 2017.
- "Lorna's Family History Musings", Jun 2007, updated Oct 2017.
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.