Richard Wyche of Davenham (1580 – July 14, 1659) was the 11th great-grandfather of Cometan, classified as one of Cometan’s distant paternal ancestors in the Taylor family line. Richard is recorded as having been the husband of Anne Littler (1580 – 1671) and to have fathered at least one child named William in 1623. Richard is understood to have been the son of Thomas Wyche of Davenham and Margaret Barnes. Richard is recorded as having lived to the age of seventy-nine and died in Alderley in Cheshire.
In Cometanic ancestry, Richard is categorised as part of the 13th generation retrograde, classifying him as a distant ancestor of Cometan.