Sunday, June 25, 2017

Obituary Of Mrs. Fannie Richmond

Grand Rapids Press
26 June 1915, Page 16
Richmond--June 25, at the home, 1007 Eastern Avenue, S.E., Mrs. Fannie Richmond, aged 58 years.  She is survived by the husband, Charles B. Richmond, one son, Charles A. Richmond of Chicago, and one daughter, Mrs. Florence Norton of San Francisco, California. ....Interment in Oak Hill.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Obituary Of James K. Richmond

Grand Rapids Press
1914-6-5, Page 24
Funeral services for James K. Richmond, who died at the Soldiers' Home Thursday, will be held at the residence of Mrs. Robert Wells, 656 Kellogg Street, S.E., Saturday afternoon 2:00 o'clock.  Doric Lodge, No. 342, F and A. M., will have charge of the services.

His death record identified his father as Ward Richmond [identified as Alexander Patterson Ward Richmond here].

United States Census, 1850
Freedom, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Ward Richmond M 41 Rhode Island
Elizabeth Richmond F 42 New Jersey [NS]
Susan Richmond F 18 Michigan
Elizabeth Richmond F 13 Michigan
Richard Butler M 2 Michigan
George Richmond M 10 Michigan
James Richmond M 8 Michigan
Etham Richmond M 5 Michigan

United States Census, 1860
Township Of Brady, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Ward Richmond M 51 Rhode Island
Elizabeth Richmond F 51 Nova Scotia
George A Richmond M 20 Michigan
James K Richmond M 17 Michigan
Ethan A Richmond M 15 Michigan

United States Census, 1900
Grand Rapids city Ward 10, Kent, Michigan
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head James K Richmond M 56 Michigan
Wife Jane Richmond F 49 New York
Son J K Richmond M 18 Michigan

James K. Richmond was a soldier in the 19th Michigan Regiment, Company K (source: Fold3).

Members of this Richmond family may not have been descendants of John Richmond....

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Edward Richmond's Oakland County Probate

Probate of Edward Richmond whose widow was Caroline...[Oakland County]...:

Estate No. 1337
24 May 1856 (Date Of First Entry)

25-156 [Image 580]
25-318 [Image 672]

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ernest Hutchinson, Jr.

Ernest Hutchinson 10 (Ernest Hutchinson 9, Ruth Richmond 8, Morris 7, Sylvester 6, Edward 5, Benjamin 4, Edward 3, Edward 2, John 1), born in Sturgis, Michigan, on 2 July 1871.  His mother's name was Helen Thompson.

Ernest Fred Hutchinson married Florence J. Westphal in Livingston County, Michigan, on February 7, 1893. She was born on April 7, 1871, in Brighton, Michigan.

Census 1900
Genoa township, Livingston, Michigan
Godfrey C Westphal Head M 65 Germany
Mary E Westphal Wife F 55 Pennsylvania
Elsie M Howell Daughter F 36 Michigan
Florence Hutchinson Daughter F 34 Michigan
Clifford G Howell Son-in-law M 36 Iowa
Frederick Hutchinson Son-in-law M 30 Michigan
Mildred M Jones Servant F 17 Indiana

(Ernest) Fred and Florence were living in Warren County, Tennessee, with in-laws, in 1910.  At that point they had been married for 17 years and had no children.

A link to his passport in 1917.  His address was listed as Washington, D.C., and he was doing clerical work for the Seventh Day Adventists.  A 1922 passport entry here, where he stated that he was a resident of McMinnville, Tennessee, and was doing missionary work.  A link for the 1919 entry here and Florence's passport information was on the next page.  The 1919 information indicated that the couple was living in Trinidad.

In 1928, according to passenger records, the Hutchinsons were living in Benson Springs, Florida.

Census 1940
San Diego, California, United States
Fred Hutchinson Head M 68 Michigan
Florence J Hutchinson Wife  F 68 Michigan

Event Type Death
Event Date 17 May 1963
Event Place San Diego, California, United States
Birth Date 02 Jul 1870
Birthplace Michigan
Gender Male
Mother's Name Thompson

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Columbia Deed T-317

New York Land Records, 1630-1975  Columbia Deeds 1833-1835... (T-317):

T-317 [Image 190]
16 May 1833
Asa and Sally Richmond; John and Sally Richmond; Abraham and Elizabeth Winn; Howland S. and (_____) Richmond; Sibil Spencer; Perez and Elizabeth Richmond; Martin and Lovina Terry; Harry and Hannah Richmond; David S. and Mary Richmond; George W. and Philany Richmond
Of The First Part, And
James Richmond, of Hillsdale, Columbia, New York
Of The Second Part

Also named: Harmanus Winkler, Anthony Winkler, Isaac Downing, Peter Becker, Heirs and Martin Spencer, deceased, Thomas Palmer, John Richmond, widow of Stephen Richmond,

Source - Signatures

Also see Stephen Richmond's Heirs blogpost.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Phebe (Richmond) Holmes, Grantor?

New York, Land Records, Livingston Deeds 1819-1828...:

6 May 1826

Ira and Phebe Holmes, Leicester, Livingston, New York, 1st part
Thomas Clark, of same, 2nd part situate in the village of Moscow in the town of Leicester and State of New York...

Mentioned: Deeded to Wilder Fairbanks by Samuel N. Hopkins

This one (buried in the Leicester Cemetery)?:

Holmes, Phebe, wife of Ira and daughter Jos. and Rizpah Richmond, died 5-12-1829, age 32

Probably (Phebe Richmond Holmes)

Also posted at my In Deeds blog.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Leigh Richmond And Nellie Emerson

6262.  Leigh Richmond, 8,  (John Bours 7, Perez O. 6, Perez 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1) [b. 5 Oct 1848]  [Leigh Richmond married Nellie Emerson].

Name: Leigh Richmond
Census 1850
Event Place:  Swansey, Bristol, Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Age: 1
Race: White
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John B Richmond M 33 Rhode Island
Harriet E Richmond F 28 New York
Clara E Richmond F 5 Virginia
Leigh Richmond M 1 Massachusetts

residence:    Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire
birthplace:    Rhode Island, United States
martial status:    Married
age (expanded):    30 years
occupation:    Bookkeeper
     Household    Gender    Age
      Legh Richmond    M    30
spouse    Nettie B. Richmond    F    25
child    Harriet E. Richmond    F    3M

Leigh Richmond died in 1893:

Event Date: 18 Dec 1893
Event Place: Dover
Gender: Male
Age: 45
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: John B Richmond
Mother's Name: Harriett Cooper
Clerk's Jurisdiction Place: Dover, , New Hampshire

Nellie (Emerson) Richmond died 12 August 1917, and was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery in Dover, New Hampshire:

Event Date (Original): 12 Aug 1917
Event Date: 12 Aug 1917
Event Place: Dover, , New Hampshire
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: Leigh Richmond
Father's Name: Daniel E. Emerson
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Roberts

Leigh Richmond and his descendants are all Mayflower descendants through Silvester (3) Richmond's wife.
Nellie (Emerson) Richmond was an heir of her parents, Daniel and Elizabeth Emerson.  Elizabeth Emerson also named Hattie E. Webb as an heir (Hattie is likely Harriet Richmond, daughter Leigh and Nellie).