There is 1 Richard Millhouse (senior) (1724-1775) bassoon in the Hichwa-Rachor database. Note that there are two “L”s in Millhouse, and it is usually assumed that this is the spelling used by Richard, the father; Richard the son used one “L” in the spelling of Millhouse. Richard Millhouse (senior) was the father of Richard and William Milhouse.
Richard Millhouse (senior) Literature
Hofer, Achim, et al. Lexikon der Holzblasinstrumente. Laaber, 2018.
Jansen, Will. The Bassoon: Its History, Construction, Makers, Players and Music. Frits Knuf, 1978, Vol. 1, pp. 440-442.
Lasocki, David. “New Light on Eighteenth-Century English Woodwind Makers from Newspaper Advertisements”. The Galpin Society Journal, Vol. 63, May 2010, pp. 77-83.
Waterhouse, William. The New Langwill Index. London: Tony Bingham, 1993.
Waterhouse, William. The Proud Bassoon. 1983.
Young, Phillip. 4900 Historical Woodwind Instruments. Tony Bingham, 1993.