Richard William Thrale

  • Posted on: 20 September 2009
  • By: David Thrale

All Thrale's owe Richard a debt of gratitude for the authoritative work that he has done to document our history.

Thrale family history chronicles


Richard bought, saved from demolition and refurbished Sandridgebury.


Richard died aged 76 on 28 October 2007. Two obituaries were published. The first obituary was in the Herts Advertiser on 8 November 2007. The second obituary, which was more of an article on Thrale history, was published in the St Albans and Harpenden Review on 28 November 2007.
Hertfordshire Advertiser Obituary

Entralling Thrales pt 1

Entralling Thrales pt 2

There are three books referred to as Thraliana:

  1. Thraliana, the 1776-1818 diary of Hester Lynch Thrale;
  2. A New Thraliana, the 1973 first family history of the Thrale family by Richard William Thrale; and
  3. A Newer Thraliana, the 2005 second family history of the Thrale family by Richard William Thrale.

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