|Father||Richard Rivers2 b. 1460|
|Birth*||1490||Richard Rivers was born in 1490 at Penshurst, Kent, EnglandG.1|
|Note*||1500||He Chafford Place came into the possession of the Rivers family in the reign of Henry V111. The family came from Riverhill in Hampshire. in 1500 at Chafford Place, Penshurst, Kent, EnglandG.3|
|Occupation*||1520||The occupation of Richard Rivers was 'Steward of Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham's lands.1'|
|Death*||1550||He died in 1550 at Chafford Place, Penshurst, Kent, EnglandG.1|
|Last Edited||9 Mar 2018|
- [S54] From web site , Wikipedia article on Sir John Rivers, brother-in-law of Robert Streatfeild. "He was born to Richard Rivers, steward of Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham's lands. Alternate spelling includes John Ryvers."
- [S106] The Weald website, online theweald.org.
- [S105] Edward Hasted, Hasted; History of Kent, 1797, Vol 3, pp 227-257. Penshurst.