William James RICHES

Male 1883 - 1966  (83 years)


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  • Name William James RICHES 
    Born 1 Jan 1883  Minden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    School teacher 
    • William was head teacher at Roadvale State School from 1920-1929; Harrisville State School for 20 years from 1 Oct 1929 to 1 Feb 1949.
      Other schools included Englesburg, North Queensland appointments at unknown schools, Bunburra and Gorrie Junction.
    FamilySearch ID KXNB-PWT 
    FamilySearch link https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/KXNB-PWT 
    Died 26 Aug 1966  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I254  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2018 

    Father William James RICHES,   b. 12 Jun 1831, Tatterford, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1911, Boonah, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Anna WENCK,   b. 3 Apr 1838, Tiebensee, Dithmarschen, Holstein Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1899, Engelsburg (Kalbar), Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 9 Mar 1878  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F76  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ethel Mary NEAL,   b. 16 Sep 1893, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1979, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1914  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. Delphine RICHES,   b. 11 Dec 1916, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 2002, Sandgate, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F1213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1883 - Minden, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - School teacher - - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Dec 1914 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Aug 1966 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1883/ 005686.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: William James Riches, Birth date: 01/01/1883, Mother's name: Anna Jurgensen, Father/parent's name: William Riches, Registration details: 1883/C/5686.

    3. [S404] A Souvenir of Harrisville State School Centenary 1891-1991, (2005), pp 6 and 39.

    4. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: William James Riches, Death date: 26/08/1966, Mother's name: Anna Wenck, Father/parent's name: William Riches, Registration details: 1966/B/83797.

    5. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1914/ 001338.

    6. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: William James Riches, Marriage date: 29/12/1914, Spouse's name: Ethel Mary Neal, Registration details: 1914/C/1338.