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Richards, Sir Richardlocked

  • G. F. R. Barker
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Richards, Sir Richard (1752–1823), judge, was born at Coed, Brithdir, near Dolgellau, Merioneth, on 5 November 1752, eldest son of Thomas Richards of Coed and his wife, Catherine, sister of the Revd William Parry, warden of Ruthin, Denbighshire. He was educated at Ruthin grammar school...

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