Richard GREEN JP DL

Born1829 Wakefield, Yorkshire
Died1903 The Whitten, Lyonshall, Herefordshire
FatherJoseph GREEN (1789 – 1863)
MotherJane RAYWOOD (1796 – 1873)

Biography and Notes

Richard Green of Havercroft, Yorkshire and later of The Whitten, Lyonshall, Herefordshire was educated at Leeds Grammar School. He became a farmer and cattle breeder (the 1901 and 1911 Census show him farming 200 acres) and a stockbroker / financier. He was an Alderman of the County Council and High Sheriff in 1888. He is said to be buried under the shadow of the belfry at Lyonshall Church close to where one of his sons is buried.

Life Events

1829Born
1861Married Jane BOWSER in Barnet, Middlesex
1863Death of father Joseph GREEN
1866Birth of son Charles Edwin GREEN
1867Birth of daughter Lucy Raywood GREEN
1868Birth of son Richard Malcolm GREEN
1872Birth of daughter Frances Hilda GREEN
1873Death of wife Jane BOWSER
1873Death of mother Jane RAYWOOD
1876Married Constance Sophia COBBOLD
1881Birth of son John Patteson GREEN
1883Birth of son Capt. Lionel Havercroft GREEN DL JP MBE
1892Death of son John Patteson GREEN
1903Died

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