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Where is the Richards family from?
You can see how Richards families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Richards family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Richards families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 6,467 Richards families living in Glamorgan. This was about 15% of all the recorded Richards's in United Kingdom. Glamorgan had the highest population of Richards families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Richards surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Richards. 6% of Richards men worked as a General Labourer and 63% of Richards women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Richards were Colliery Hewer and Incapacitated. .