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William Richmond-Webb

Birthdate: (31)
Birthplace: Draycott, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Draycott, Yorkshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas de Richmond and Wife of Thomas de Richmond
Husband of Alice Webb
Father of William Richmond-Webb

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About William Richmond-Webb

From the Early Richmonds page:


William de Richmond - The Herald's Visitation, 1681-1683, lists William as being of Yorkshire in the early 1400's.

About 1430, he married Alice, daughter and heiress of Thomas Webb of Draycott, Wiltshire. Alice's mother, Elizabeth, was the daughter of Richard Nicholas and Jane. Jane's father was Nicholas St. John of Wiltshire. Upon his marriage, William Richmond assumed the name of Webb and quartered the Webb arms with his own.

This procedure often was followed by Englishmen who married women inheriting more lands than the men possessed. The prime reason for assuming a wife's arms and name was to ensure that children of the marriage would have clear title to the estates coming from their mother's family.

William and Alice Richmond-Webb lived at Draycott, Wiltshire.

ID: I119745

Name: William Richmond 1

Sex: M

Birth: ABT 1410 in Draycot, York, England

Change Date: 14 JAN 2004

Father: Thomas Richmond b: ABT 1384

Marriage 1 Alice Webb b: ABT 1414 in Draycot, York, England

Married: 1430 in Of Draycott, Yorkshire, England 1


William (Webb) Richmond b: 1436 in Wiltshire, England


Title: GEDCOM File : 842428.ged

Note: ABBR GEDCOM File : 842428.ged

Text: 8 AUG 2000

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William Richmond-Webb's Timeline

Draycott, Yorkshire, England
Age 27
Swindon, Wiltshire, England
Age 31
Draycott, Yorkshire, England