born April 1806–April 1809
in Broadway, Worcestershire
died October–December 1879
in Wheatenhurst, Gloucestershire
1839: at the time of his marriage to Mary Ann Hughes, he is described as a widower of full age, resident in Newland. His profession is servant.
1851 census: living in village of Nupend, parish of Eastington, with wife and daughter. Age is 42 and place of birth is Broadway. Occupation is ?Beer House Keeper.
1861 census: not in same household as his wife and children, but his wife is not described as a widow. His wife's occupation is given as 'Coachman's Wife'.
1871 census: living in Wheatenhurst, with wife and daughter. Age is 64 and place of birth is Broadway. Occupation is Coachman.
1879: The death of a Richard Halford aged 73 in Wheatenhurst district is recorded in the December quarter of 1879 (6a217). Wife Ann is described as a widow in the 1881 census