The Richards Family - SEARCHING FOR RICHARDS
- I am a descendent of Jane Ann RICHARDS (first married name) (1871 -
1953) and (?) RICHARDS (died before 1908) who lived in St. Helena
during the period 1895 1903. They were both born in the UK. Jane's
husband was in the British Army, stationed at the St Helena Garrison
during those years. I am not certain whether RICHARDS died in St
Helena or whether it was soon after arriving in South Africa with his
wife and children c 1901-1903.
They had a number of children who died either at birth or in infancy.
Their living children, born in St. Helena, were:
1)Catherine Charlotte (Lottie)
b.15.6.1890; d.1973, UK.
married in South Africa: William George Straffon
They returned to the UK in 1920 with their children.
Any help in tracing these births/deaths and any other descendents of
Jane Ann and her first husband, RICHARDS, would be most appreciated.