Thomas Richardson was born at Bounder House, Tanfield & christened October 8th, 1758 at St Margaret's, Tanfield, Co Durham, the son of George Richardson.
Thomas married Elizabeth Morton at St Margaret’s, Tanfield, on March 3rd, 1782. Elizabeth was christened July 23rd, 1758 at Tanfield, the daughter of William Morton. Thomas & Elizabeth came to live at Biggin, near Esh, Co Durham by 1788 when their daughter Ann was born.
Baptism record of Thomas & Elizabeth's daughter Ann from Bishop's Transcripts
The children of Thomas Richardson & Elizabeth Morton were:
r.2.1. Ann Richardson born 1788 at Biggin, christened July 27th, 1788 at
St Michael, Esh, Co Durham
r.2.2. Thomas Richardson born 1790 at Biggin, christened March 28th, 1790 at St Michael, Esh, Co Durham
r.2.3. Elizabeth Richardson born 1792 at Biggin, christened April 8th, 1792 at Lanchester, Co Durham, buried February 13th, 1795 at Esh
r.2.4. Ralph Richardson christened October 26th, 1794 at Esh, Co Durham