Richard KNIBBS, son of Anthony KNIBBS and Mary SATCHWELL , was born bef. 17 February 1805 in Swerford, Oxfordshire, England. He married Sarah BUTLER 03 December 1827 in Swerford, Oxfordshire, England. He died bet. January and March, 1886 in Aston District, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. Sarah BUTLER, daughter of John BUTLER and Ann QUARTERMAN , was born bef. 20 July 1807 in Swerford, Oxfordshire, England. She died bet. October and December, 1868 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.

Children of Richard KNIBBS and Sarah BUTLER are:
1. Henry KNIBBS, b. bef. 25 December 1828
2. Emma BUTLER, b. bef. 03 June 1827 See ? & Emma BUTLER
3. Richard KNIBBS, b. bef. 15 February 1844 See Richard KNIBBS & Caroline SUMNER OR Richard KNIBBS & Emma HALL
4. Jane KNIBBS, b. bef. 29 July 1832
5. Edwin KNIBBS, b. bef. 06 December 1835 See Edwin KNIBBS & Mary Ann QUINTON
6. James KNIBBS, b. bef. 26 February 1842 See James KNIBBS & Elizabeth GITTINS
7. Henry KNIBBS, b. bef. 02 November 1845 See Henry KNIBBS & Elizabeth ORTON OR Henry KNIBBS & Lucy CAMPBELL
8. Anthony KNIBBS, b. bef. 24 January 1848 See Anthony KNIBBS & Mary VEASEY
9. Caroline KNIBBS, b. bef. 21 November 1830 See ? & Caroline KNIBBS OR William CLARK & Caroline KNIBBS
10. Mary KNIBBS, b. bef. 21 July 1833 See Daniel SHORT & Mary KNIBBS
11. Ann KNIBBS, b. 21 October 1838 See Thomas BROWN & Ann KNIBBS

Marriage Notes for Richard KNIBBS\Sarah BUTLER:

Sarah and Richard are listed as of Swerford parish.

Notes for Richard KNIBBS:

We see Richard in 1841 living at Swerford, Oxfordshire:
Richard Knibbs 35 Ag Lab Oxon Swerford
Sarah Knibbs 35 Oxon Swerford
Caroline Knibbs 10 Oxon Swerford
Mary Knibbs 8 Scholar Oxon Swerford
Edwin Knibbs 5 Scholar Oxon Swerford
Ann Knibbs 3 Scholar Oxon Swerford

The 1851 census shows Richard and his family living at Swerford, Oxfordshire:
Richard Knibbs Head Mar 47Ag Lab Oxon Swerford
Sarah Knibbs 43 Oxon Swerford
Caroline Knibbs 20 Oxon, Swerford
Edwin Knibbs 15 Oxon, Swerford
Ann Knibbs 12 Oxon, Swerford
James Knibbs 9 Oxon, Swerford
Richard Knibbs 7 Oxon, Swerford
Antony Knibbs 3 Oxon, Swerford

In 1861, Richard was seen to be living in Gooche Street, Birmingham:
Richard Knibbs Head Mar 54 Labourer Road Oxon Swerford
Sarah Knibbs Wife Mar 53 Oxon Swerford
James Knibbs Son Un 19 Oxon Swerford Ap to Whip Maker
Richard Knibbs Son Un 17 Oxon Swerford Pewter Flask Top Maker
Henry Knibbs Son 15 ??? Oxon Swerford Box Maker
Anthony Knibbs Son 13 Oxon Swerford Pewter Flask Screw Maker
John Knibbs Nephew Un 21 Road Labourer Warwickshire Snitterfield

John Knibbs is the son of Richard's brother Joseph Knibbs.

Richard appears in the 1871 census living at Lombard Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his youngest son Anthony and Mary who I believe to be his daughter-in-law rather than his sister-in-law.
Richard Knibbs Head Widr 64 Labourer & Chaff Cutter Oxford Swinford
Anthony Knibbs Son Mar 23 Brass Founder Oxford Swinford
Mary Knibbs Daur in Law Mar 23 Warwick Birmingham

The 1881 British Census shows Richard living with his son James, James' wife and children at 1a Vine Place, Dart St., Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. he is given at this time as age 74.
James Knibbs Head Mar 39 Warehouseman Swerford Oxford
Eliza Knibbs Wife Mar 46 Wales Montgomery
Elizabeth Knibbs Daur 12 Scholar Smethwick Stafford
James William Knibbs Son 10 Birmingham Warwick
Richard Knibbs Father Widr 74 Oxford Swerford

Sources for Richard KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Swerford,
  2., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 
  3. 1841 British Census,
  4. 1851 British Census,
  5. 1861 British Census,
  6. 1871 British Census,

Notes for Sarah BUTLER:

Sources for Sarah BUTLER:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Swerford,
  2. Satchwell.FTW, Date of Import: Nov 4, 2000
  3. 1851 British Census, gave location 
  4., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 gave Birmingham District 

Notes for Henry KNIBBS:

Sources for Henry KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Swerford,

Notes for Jane KNIBBS:

Sources for Jane KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Swerford,