Richard was born in 1880 at Washaway, nr Bodmin, Cornwall, to parents Elijah John Barrett, a clay labourer (1891), and Elizabeth. He was baptised on 27 May 1880 at Bodmin, Cornwall.
In 1901 Richard was a PM evangelist at Tollcross, Lanarkshire.
He died on 29 December 1928 at Eastleigh, Hampshire. I have not been able to determine if he married from online records.
- 1904 Kilburn
- 1908 Swindon
- 1912 Wallingford
- 1915 Hungerford
- 1920 Woodfalls
- 1922 ceased
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers