Who are we? – The RFA was founded in 1965 and was originally for the families of settlers who arrived on Cape Cod in the 1600s. The association now includes many other Rich lines from all over the world. Although the first gathering of Riches was held on cape Cod in 1872, the modern organization came together 50 years ago.
Why Join? – Joining the Rich Family Association has been the fast track for many individuals to trace their historic family roots. Many of our members have done extensive research and are willing to share information.
How to Join – The initial membership fee is $20.00, then dues of $15.00 per year due on January 1 each year–not dependent on when you sent your initial membership fee. A lifetime membership fee in RFA is $200.00. Membership in the RFA entitles you to receive Kinfolk, the RFA newsletter, which is published three to four times per year.
Who May Join? – The Rich Family Association accepts membership from anyone with a connection to an ancestor with the surname “Rich.” or variations such as Ricci, Richie, Riche, Reich, etc.
Mail your check, payable to RFA, to treasurer Dick Rich, at:
Rich Family Association
877 Auburnville Way, D-4
Whitman, MA 02382