Richard Cadbury

Richard Cadbury

Male 1835 - 1899  (63 years)    Has 4 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Richard Cadbury 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 29 Aug 1835 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Mar 1899 
    Person ID I679448  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2010 

    Father John Cadbury,   b. 12 Aug 1801,   d. 11 May 1889  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Candia Barrow,   b. 1805,   d. 1855  (Age 50 years) 
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Family ID F299431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • founder of Cadbury's cocoa and chocolate company.

      Together with his younger brother George he took over the family business in 1861 and in 1878 they acquired 14 acres (57,000 m²) of land in open country, four miles (6 km) south of Birmingham where they opened a new factory in 1879. Over the following years, more land was acquired and a model village was built for his workers which became known as Bournville.


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