Richard Patterson

#13898, b. June 1866, d. March 1906

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegJune 1866Richard Patterson
Birth12 September 1867Richard Patterson1
Christening29 November 1870Richard Patterson1
Marriage4 August 1885Richard Patterson2,3
Death RegMarch 1906Richard Patterson4

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Richard's birth was registered in the quarter ended in June 1866 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. 4b/10.
  • Birth: He was born on 12 September 1867 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, Most likely an error in the PR.1
  • Christening: He was christened on 29 November 1870 in St Nicholas Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
  • Marriage: He married Susannah Miles, daughter of Jarod Miles and Susan Gowen, on Tuesday, 4 August 1885 in St Nicholas' Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 18 years ~&~ 19 years and 2 months old. The ceremony was witnessed by Robert Richard Patterson. Susannah was 17 at the time of the marriage. Their son's birth was registered in the quarter PRIOR to the marriage, so it appears she was 16 when he was conceived. The other witness to the marriage was Martha JOHNSON, who was the only illiterate participant.2,3
  • Death Reg: Richard's death was registered in the quarter ended in March 1906 in the Tynemouth registration district, aged 40. (His age calculates to 39 years and 9 months).4

Secondary circumstances

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: There is a registration of the birth of Richard PATTERSON Dec qtr 1867 in Great Yarmouth. I believe this is the James Richard PATTERSON who is the son of James PATTERSON who married Elizabeth Ann WATLING. He was living in Row 119 in 1893.

Children of Richard Patterson and Susannah Miles


  1. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas Tr
    RegisterNumber     1631
    DateOfBirth     12 Sep 1867
    BaptismDate     29 Nov 1870
    Forename     Richard
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     Matthew
    MotherForename     Eliza
    FatherSurname     PATTERSON
    FatherOccupation     Fisherman
    FileNumber     8688.
  2. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  3. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     346
    MarriageDate     04 Aug 1885
    GroomForename     Richard
    GroomSurname     PATTERSON
    GroomAge     17
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fisherman
    GroomAbode     Tower Rd
    BrideForename     Susannah
    BrideSurname     MILES
    BrideAge     17
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Row
    GroomFatherForename     Matthew
    GroomFatherSurname     PATTERSON
    GroomFatherOccupation     Tugman
    BrideFatherForename     Jared
    BrideFatherSurname     MILES
    BrideFatherOccupation     Fisherman
    WitnessOneForename     Robert
    WitnessOneSurname     PATTERSON
    WitnessTwoForename     Martha
    WitnessTwoSurname     JOHNSON
    FileNumber     3843.
  4. Find my past web sites, online or, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      PATTERSON, Richard
    Registration District: Help      Tynemouth
    County:      Northumberland
    Year of Registration:      1906
    Quarter of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar
    Age at death:      40
    Volume No:      10B
    Page No:      203.
  5. Census data as per CD, Seaman, Yarmouth 11-68
    PATTERSON, Matthew, 40 hd mar Seaman (Crowes Ct) Yarmouth 11 -- 68

    PATTERSON, Eliza, 40 wf mar Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Matthew, 19 son unm Fisherman Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, William, 17 son unm Fisherman Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, John, 15 son unm sch Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Henry, 13 son unm sch Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Eliza, 12 dau unm sch Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, James, 10 son unm sch Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Samuel, 9 son Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Amy, 6 dau Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Richard, 4 son sch Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Christmas, 2 son Yarmouth

    PATTERSON, Daniel, 8m son Yarmouth.
  6. Census data as per CD, Dwelling:     11 Milton Terr Tower Street
         Census Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Source:     FHL Film 1341461 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1910 Folio 118 Page 65
         Marr     Age     Sex     Birthplace
    Matthew PATTERSON     M     50      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Head
         Occ:     Seaman On Board Steam Tug (Nds)
    Eliza PATTERSON     M     50      F     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Wife
    Samuel PATTERSON     U     18      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Son
         Occ:     Fisherman
    Robert PATTERSON     U     16      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Son
         Occ:     Twine Spinner
    Amy PATTERSON     U     15      F     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Daur
    Richard PATTERSON           12      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Son
         Occ:     Scholar
    Christmas PATTERSON           11      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Son
         Occ:     Scholar
    Daniel PATTERSON           10      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Son
         Occ:     Scholar
    Charlotte PATTERSON           9      F     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Daur
         Occ:     Scholar
    Joseph PATTERSON           4      M     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Rel:     Son
         Occ:     Scholar.
  7. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, PATTERSON      Matthew Joseph            Yarmouth      4b     4.