Posted on: October 19th, 2016 by webfooted

The son of Robert Riley of Bristol, yeoman, he was the father of Joseph Riley (A, F).

1717 21 Feb.  He was apprenticed to Thomas and Sarah Dickson, £10 paid with the apprentice (A, Ao, Ar).
1727 1 May. He became a free gallypotmaker (F, G).
1729 6 Jul. ‘Mary the daughter of Richard Reley was baptised’ (BrisPR).
1734 & 1739 Gallypotmaker, Brislington (P).
1750 25 Nov. Possibly the ‘Richd Rely’ buried (BrisPR).
1756 28 Jul. ‘Shusanah Riley was buried’ (BrisPR).
1774 19 Oct. He was dead when his son, Joseph, became a free potter (F, G).
Rate book entries:
1733-46 Richard Riley (Brislington-Highway)


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