Richard Tangye

Birth Name Richard Tangye
Gramps ID I0614
Gender male
Age at Death 72 years, 10 months, 20 days


Was he baptised Richard Trevithick, or was Trevithick a nickname? Former seems improbable given that siblings only receive one name.

Knighted 1891.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth [E1383] 24/11/1833 Broad Lane, Illogan, Cornwall   1a 2a
Baptism [E1686] 29/12/1833 Wesleyan Church, Camborne, Cornwall   3a
Residence [E1393] 1841 Illogan, Cornwall Joseph Tangye (age c40), Farmer, wife Ann (age c40), their children James (age c15), a Smith; Joseph (age c14); John (age c12); Ann (age c10); Edward (age c9); Richard (age c7); George (age c5) and Alice (age c3). 4 5a
Death [E1384] 14/10/1906 Coombe Bank, Kingston Hill, Surrey   1a 2a


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Joseph Tangye [I0598]28/10/179822/3/1854
Mother Ann Bullock [I0599]between 1800 and 180123/8/1851
         Richard Tangye 24/11/1833 14/10/1906
    Brother     James Tangye [I0616] 1825 1912
    Brother     Charles Tangye [I0617]
    Brother     Joseph Tangye [I0618] 1826 1902
    Brother     John Tangye [I0619] 1828 1848
    Brother     Edward Tangye [I0620] 1834 1909
    Brother     George Tangye [I0621] 1835 1920
    Sister     Ann Tangye [I0622] 1830 1909
    Sister     Alice Tangye [I0623] 1837 1860
    Sister     Sarah Tangye [I0624] 1845 1932
    Sister     Sarah Tangye [I0636] 1843 1843


Family of Richard Tangye and Caroline Jesper [F0224]

Married Wife Caroline Jesper [I0615] ( * 30/6/1835 + 7/7/1921 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage [E1386] 24/1/1859 Birmingham, Warwickshire   1a
Name Birth Date Death Date
? Tangye [I0970]1862
Mabel Louise Tangye [I0934]6/186417/3/1934
Harold Lincoln Tangye [I0921]16/1/186624/2/1935
Arthur Llewellyn Tangye [I0935]19/2/186816/11/1903
Elsie Gertrude Tangye [I0936]9/187012/12/1957
Richard Trevithick Gilbertstone Tangye [I0922]26/6/187512/6/1944
Wilfred Noel Tangye [I0937]9/18779/10/1962

Family Map

Family Map

Source References

  1. Geneanet [S0193]
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  2. Dictionary of National Biography [S0196]
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  3. The Edmonds Family Forest [S0201]
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  4. 1841/06/06 UK Census [S0025]
  5. Grace's Guide [S0194]
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