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c.1842 Born Isle of Man
1865 Set up in business with Richard Costain as jobbing builders in Liverpool.
1888 Dissolution of the partnership when Richard Kneen keft.
1891 Richard Kneen, joiner and builder, 49, lived in Horwich with Elizabeth Kneen 44, Eleanor Kneen 25, Richard James Kneen 23, Elizabeth Kneen 20, William Kneen 20, Henry Kneen 18, John Kneen 16, Annie Jane Kneen 14, Margary Kneen 13, Alfred T Kneen 9, Arthur Kneen 6, Ernest Gilbert Kneen 4
1911 Richard Kneen, a retired builder 69, lived in Great Crosby, with Elizabeth Kneen 64, Eleanor Kneen 45, Richard James Kneen 43, Elizabeth Kneen 42, John Kneen 36, Arthur Kneen 26