Craig, My Rickards line started in America in 1662, so too early for your English line, unless you have it back to the 1600's Russ
JOSIAH RICKARDS MARRIED AMEILA CRAIG 1890, SON JOSIAH RICKARDSJNR HE MARRIED EMILY PRIOR 1915,DAUGHTER HILDA RICKARDS 1918, JOSH JNR DIED FROM WAR INJURIES 1919 AGED 32
HILDA RICKARDS IS MY GRAND MOTHER. MANCHESTER ENGLAND
I'm looking for information on
Birth : December,1861
District : Manchester
MARY ELLEN WOOLFORD
Date: Dec 1887
My RICKARDS line seems to be based in Somerset, my PGF WILLIAM RICKARDS was born in CURRY RIVELL in 1867, father cited as THOMAS Ag Worker. William found in 1881 census as patient in Southgate St Infirmary in city of Gloucester. Infirmary records not longer available... William married AGNES TUGWELL in 1890 in CIRENCESTER GLS and remained there. Maternal side is TIMBRELL/WITTS.
Cheers Bill R
Hi there: RE. Ben Rickards born 1861 was the older brother of my g.g.grandfather Josiah Rickards born Liverpool 1866. Parents John Rickards Born 1836, Eliza Rickards born Stockport, Manchester 1836, they had 7 children 3 born in Liverpool and 4 in Manchester my birth place and home town.
I have a basic tree for the Rickards 1800-PRESENT.
Hope this hepls and is of interest