Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

Samuel RICHESAge: 49 years17991848

Name
Samuel RICHES
Given names
Samuel
Surname
RICHES

Samuel RICHARDS

Name
Samuel RICHARDS
Given names
Samuel
Surname
RICHARDS
Birth calculated 1799

Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict names, page 2244
Note: The convict record includes the information that Samuel was 21 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1820. Also, when he was given permission to marry in Feb 1843, his age was shown as 43.
Convict
Arrived on board the "Earl St. Vincent" (2)
August 17, 1820 (Age 21 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 2244
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: The Transports, page 5
Note: The "Earl St. Vincent" (2), sailed from Portsmouth and was under the command of Samuel Simpson with the surgeon being Patrick Hill.
Permission to MarryMary HALLView this family
Granted by Rev J Jennings Smith
February 7, 1843 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 19 October 2014
Riches - Samuel and Hall - Mary - Permission to marry
Riches - Samuel and Hall - Mary - Permission to marry

Note: Image kindly provided by Susan Smith.

EventMary HALL
after February 7, 1843 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sarah RICHARDS
June 5, 1845 (Age 46 years)
Address: Brookfield
Citation details: 2534/1848 V18482534 33A RICHARDS SARAH SAMUEL MARY
Text:

In part:

"Sarah Richards was born at Brookfield on the 5th June 1845"

Note: The birth registration in 1848 is probably when she was christened/baptised. The certificate will need to be seen.
Birth of a son
#2
Samuel A RICHARDS
June 5, 1847 (Age 48 years)
Address: Brookfield
Citation details: 2533/1847 V18472533 33 RICHARDS SAMUEL A SAMUEL MARY
Citation details: 30 June 2016
Text:

In part:

"Born 5th June 1847 at Brookfield, Clarencetown, NSW"

Death before February 22, 1848 (Age 49 years)
Cause of death: Accidently killed by wheel of dray crushing him.
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 March 1848, page 2
Inquest
Decision that death was by accident
February 22, 1848
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 March 1848, page 2
Family with Mary HALL - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
2 years
son
William MAYBERRY + Mary HALL - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: January 4, 1834Newcastle, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
step-daughter
2 years
step-son
2 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
… … + Mary HALL - View this family
wife
step-daughter
Samuel DOWDIE + Mary HALL - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: September 4, 1851Clarence Town, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict names, page 2244
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, page 2244
Permission to MarryEmails - Susan Smith
Citation details: 19 October 2014
Riches - Samuel and Hall - Mary - Permission to marry
Riches - Samuel and Hall - Mary - Permission to marry

Note: Image kindly provided by Susan Smith.

DeathNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 March 1848, page 2
InquestNewspaper - The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 March 1848, page 2
SourceThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Marriages 1810 - 1851, page 444