Richard Inkster1

#8814, (s 1725 - )
RelationshipGrandfather of William Inkster

Child of Richard Inkster and Kathren Marion

Life Events

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Little is known about Richard beyond his marriage record and the baptism of his son John. Richard is a rare given name in the Stromness parish records. His wife's surname is only found twice in the Stromness parish registers, his marriage and that of his son John. No other children of this couple were in the baptism register.

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BirthRichard Inkster was born say 1725.
This is a guesstimate based on his date of marriage. It may be way off. 
MarriageHe married Kathren Marion on 22 Jun 1755 in Stromness, Orkney.
From the parish register: Richard Inkesater and Kathren Marrion was contracted May 24 & married 22 June 1755 a Casoner was given for his Croun his marriage money paid.1 
Last Edited16 Dec 2014


  1. Microfilm of the Old Parochial Register of Stromness, Orkney, 1695-1854 (Family History Library, 990514 & 990515).