Would like to exchange information with researchers or descendants of William Potter Brayton b. abt. 1858 and his wife Florence Jane Riche b. 1860, Albany, NY.They lived and were buried in Herkimer, NY.
Looking for photos and family info. re Florence J. Riche's parents and siblings. Ferdinand Riche b. abt. 1820, England, immigrated to the US abt. 1855 and settled in Albany, NY.He married Catherine Reed, b. 1835, Albany, NY.They had at least five children and lived in Albany for over 20 years.By 1900 Catherine was living with the Braytons in Herkimer Co., after Ferdinand,s death (poss. 1884, Philadelphia).
Catherine Reed Riche died 29 Nov 1925 in Warren, NY. Her other children Katherine Isabel Riche Clarke, Frank L. Riche, and Margaret L. Riche also lived in Herkimer Co.The Clarkes later moved to Syracuse, NY., but were buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Herkimer, along with the Riche's and Braytons.