Monday, December 8, 2014

William Thomas Richmond, #3825

3825.  William T. Richmond, 8 (Thomas 7, Nathaniel 6, Josiah 5, Josiah 4, Edward 3, John 2, John 2) was born in Syracuse, New York, December 8, 1822.  He married, December 8, 1843, Catharine T. Sargent of Cleveland, Ohio. [See Catherine in the Sargent Family book]

6705.  William, 9
6706.  Charles, 9
6707. Sargent 9, married, and had a son and daughter.  They lived in New York (1860)
6708.  Kate 9, married ____ Kohen  [Frederick W. Coen]
6709.  Carrie 9, unmarried in 1895
6710.  Frank 9, died unmarried

William T. Richmond may have been Mayor of Racine, Wisconsin.

Census 1940
Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
Gender: Male
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Frederick W Coen Head M 76 Germany
Caroline O Richmond Sister-in-law F 74 Wisconsin

Census 1930
Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Frederick W Coen Head M 66 France
Caroline O Richmond Sister-in-law F 60 Wisconsin

Census 1920
Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Frederick Coen Head M 54 France
Kate R Coen Wife  F 50 Illinois
Caroline O Richmond Sister-in-law F 54 Wisconsin

Census 1910
Chicago Ward 25, Cook, Illinois
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
*Cora L Richmond Head F 70 New York
Caroline O Richmond Sister-in-law F 35 New York
Fredric Coen Brother-in-law M 45 Germany
Katie Coen Sister-in-law F 45 Wisconsin

*Cora Lodencia Veronica Scott (April 21, 1840 – January 3, 1923) was one of the best-known mediums of the Spiritualism movement of the last half of the 19th century. [Wikipedia]

Census 1900
Precinct 38 Lake View Chicago city Ward 25, Cook, Illinois
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Wm Richmond Head M 55 Wisconsin
Cora L V Richmond Wife  F 61 New York
Frederick W Coen Brother-in-law  M 38 Germany
Kate R Coen Sister F 50 Illinois
Carry C Richmond Sister F 46 Wisconsin

Census 1880
Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Affiliate Film Number: 0193
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Catherine M Richmond Self F 53 Vermont
Frances Richmond Daughter F 32 Wisconsin
Carrie Richmond Daughter F 25 Wisconsin
Charles Richmond Son M 19 New York
Sargent Richmond Son M 17 New York

Census  1870
Illinois, United States [Cook County]
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Wm Richmond M 46 New York
Catherin M Richmond F 44 Vermont
Fannie Richmond F 24 Wisconsin
William T Richmond M 22 Wisconsin
Kate Richmond F 20 Illinois
Carrie Richmond F 16 Wisconsin
Charles Richmond M 10 New York
James S Richmond M 8 New York
Eliza Carr F 40 Ireland

Census 1860
9th Ward City Of Buffalo, Erie, New York
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Thomas W Richmond M 37 New York
Kate M Richmond F 35 Vermont
Frances K Richmond F 14 Wi
William T Richmond M 13 Wi
Kate Richmond F 11 Illinois
Carrie Richmond F 7 Wi
Charles Richmond M 0 New York
Eliza Anscomb F 20 New York
Elizabeth Carr F 35 Ireland

Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Racine, Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
W T Richmond M 27 New York
Catharine M Richmond F 24 Vermont
Frances C Richmond F 4 Wisconsin
W T Richmond M 3 Wisconsin
C M Richmond F 1 Illinois
Margarett Jones F 29 Wales
Winfred Evans F 15 Wales
Robert Johnson M 20 Scotland

NARA Old German Files, 1909-21 from Fold3: This Frederick Coen of  317 Bay Street in Santa Monica?  Yes.  The Coens were living on Bay Street when the 1920 Census was taken.

Frederick Coen's Passport Application was also found on Fold3.

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Alva Samuel Richmond

7998.  Alva Samuel Richmond 9, (Alva B., 8, Benjamin T. 7, George 6, Edward 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1) born Nov 22, 1878.

United States Census, 1900
Precinct 1 Grand Rapids city Ward 10, Kent, Michigan
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Alva Richmond M 46 New York
Wife Harriet Richmond F 44 New York
Son Alva S Richmond M 22 Michigan
Daughter Iva L Richmond F 20 Michigan
Servant Hulda Lindstrom F 21 Sweden
Boarder Frank Blume M 24 Michigan

Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950
Name: Alva S Richmond
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 12 Jul 1909
Event Place: Ada, Idaho
Spouse's Name: Ada Hoffman

United States Census, 1910
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Alvas Richmond M 31 Michigan
Wife Ada Richmond  F 21 Oregon
Roomer Louisa Kennedy F 18 Idaho

United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Alva Samuel Richmond
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Adams County, Bellingham City, Washington, United States
Birth Date: 22 Nov 1882
Birthplace: Blank, Blank, United States
[Wife, Marion Richmond]

United States Census, 1920
Chicago Ward 33, Cook (Chicago), Illinois, United States
Age: 29
Marital Status: Divorced
Relationship to Head of Household: Boarder
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Harry M Rawlett M 59 New York
Wife Sarah Rawlett F 53 Illinois
Boarder Mary Hall F 43 Illinois
Boarder Ada Richmond  F 29 Oregon

Alva S Richmond
Oregon, Death Index, 1903-1998
death: 23 April 1956 Multnomah, Oregon

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Mrs. Loraine Z. Richmond

Grand Rapids Press
19 November 1901

A quiet and beautiful life came to a peaceful close Saturday morning when Mrs. Loraine Z. Richmond, widow of the late William A. Richmond, passed away at the Phelps Sanitarium at Battle Creek at the age of 90.
Two daughters, Miss Rebecca C. Richmond and Mrs. Mary Kendall... .

Afte they left the Warwick Hotel here they spent four to five years at the Pennoyer Sanitorium at Kenosha, Wisconsin, then came to Grand Haven,...summer... .  Selected Phelps for the winter.  Funeral services at St. Thomas Church, Battle Creek.

Uncle of Rebecca and Mary, Abel T. Page...

Fulton Street Cemetery

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

William Edward Richmond

William E. Richmond, the son of Emory and Lodema (Merritt) Richmond, was born in Mecosta County, Michigan.  He married Elva Nancy Oney in Chetek, Barron, Wisconsin in 1907.  Their daughter, Ida Virginia Richmond, married Adolph Joseph Bergeron and died in Alberta, Canada.  Did William and/or Elva also move to Canada?  I don't know.

Census 1880
Big Rapids, Mecosta, Michigan
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Emory C Richmond Self M 39 New York
Ella M Richmond Daughter F 7 Michigan
Franklin Richmond Son M 5 Michigan
William Richmond Son M 3 Michigan
Mary A Richmond Daughter F 0 Michigan
Ira C Richmond Son M 13 Michigan
Lodema Richmond Wife  F 29 Michigan

Name: Wm. E. Richmond
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Dryden township, Lapeer, Michigan
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Birth Date: Aug 1876
Birthplace: Michigan
Father's Birthplace: Michigan
Mother's Birthplace: Michigan
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Thomas Vanklerk Head M 29 Michigan
Ella Vanklerk Wife  F 26 Michigan
Wm E Richmond Boarder M 24 Michigan

1910 MI  Oakland, Pontiac Twp., Pontiac City
VANKLEEK, Thomas W., head, 40, m1, 18yrs, MI MI MI, laborer,
  "  Ella M., wife, 37, m1, 18yrs, 0children/0living, MI
RICHMOND, William E., Boarder, 32, married1, married 3 years, fireman-railroad
  "   , Elva, f/w/24, m1, 3yrs, ", 1child/1living, MI  NY VT
  "   , Ida M., Boarder, 1 4/12 (or just 4/12), MI  MI  MI

William E. Richmond was my 1st cousin 3x removed.  His father, Emory, and my 2nd great-grandmother, Cynthia (Richmond) More, were siblings.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Ruth Richmond #5296

5296.  Ruth Richmond 8, (Morris 7, Sylvester 6, Edward 5, Benjamin 4, Edward 3, Edward 2, John 1) born April 22, 1825; married Luther N. Hutchinson


7474.  Ernest M. Hutchinson, 9

Gender: Male
Death Place: Mendon, St. Joseph, Michigan
Age: 68
Birth Date: 1846
Birthplace: Mich.
Occupation: Dentist
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: Luther Hutchinson
Mother's Name: Ruth Richmond

Sturgis, St. Joseph, Michigan
Household Role  Gender Age Birthplace
Luther Hutchison M 38 Connecticut [Dentist]
Ruth Hutchison F 35 New York
Ernest Hutchison F 14 Michigan
Mary Glasby F 14 Indiana

Event Type: Census
Event Place: Michigan [Sturgis, St. Joseph]
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Luther N Hutchinson M 52 New York
Ernest Hutchinson M 24 Michigan
Nellie Hutchinson F 20 New York

Ruth (Richmond) Hutchinson died 6 May 1870 according to Ancestry.  Her husband Luther died 5 November 1900.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Mary Katharine Richmond #2143

2143.  MARY KATHARINE RICHMOND (John, Joseph, John, John, John, John) was born in Adams, Mass., March 14, 1823.  She married, November 22, 1843, R. M. [Return Meigs] Cole of Cheshire, Mass.


John Richmond Cole [single; d. 1913]
David Cole
Meigs Cole
Thomas M. Cole
Mary Kate Cole m. Harvey [Harry] Waldo Clark

...John and Chloe Richmond were New Englanders, the former a native. of Connecticut and the latter of Massachusetts.  They were the parents of four children, all of whom are living: John, the eldest, is a farmer in Adams Township, Mass.; Mary, wife of R. M. Cole, a merchant and farmer in Cheshire, Berkshire Co., Mass.; the subject of this sketch, the third in order of birth; and Rufus, farmer in Pittfield Township, Mass. [Source]

From History of the Town of Cheshire, Berkshire County, Mass:

"In 1840 R. M. Cole entered the store on the hill as active partner, the business taking the firrm name of R. M .Cole.  This house of business built in 1806, holding the first post office has come down occupied as a place of business through all the years of the town's existence..." .

Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Meigs Cole M 32 Massachusetts
Mary Cole F 27 Massachusetts
John Cole M 6 Massachusetts
David Cole M 4 Massachusetts

Cheshire Town, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Meigs R Cole Head M 83 Massachusetts
Mary K Cole Wife F 77 Massachusetts
John R Cole Son M 56 Massachusetts
David Cole Son M 55 Massachusetts
Jessie M Cole Granddaughter  F 26 Massachusetts

Event Type: Death
Event Date: 15 Apr 1904
Event Place: Cheshire, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Cheshire, Mass.
Gender: Male
Age: 86
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Birthplace: Cheshire
Birth Year (Estimated): 1818
Burial Date: 17 Apr 1904
Burial Place: Cheshire
Cemetery: Cheshire
Father's Name: David Cole
Mother's Name: Polly Rice

Event Type: Death
Event Date: 14 Aug 1911
Event Place: Springfield,,Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Age: 88
Marital Status: Widowed
Birth Date: 30 Mar 1823
Birthplace: Adams, Massachusetts
Father's Name: John Richmond
Mother's Name: Chloe Parker
Spouse's Name: R M Cole

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Mary Richmond #83


83.  Mary Richmond 4, (John 3, John 2, John 1) was born in Taunton, Massachusetts.  Mary married John Crippen (1720-1778), son of Jabez and Thankful (Fuller) Crippen. Thankful Fuller was a descendant of Mayflower Passenger Edward Fuller.

 Mary Richmond Crippen's children:

-John Crippen (1743 - 1830)
Children: Ichabod, John, William, Reuben, and Levi.

-Ezra Crippen (1745 - 1813)
Ezra was the ancestor of Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen through Ezra's son Bradley.  This blog has more.  Oliver Crippen was also Ezra and Tabitha Crippen's son.

-Sarah Crippen Comstock (1751 - 1832)
  Samuel Comstock (1770 - 1818)
  Lovisa Comstock Snyder (1789 - 1856)
  Peter Comstock (1798 - 1874)

-Thomas Crippen (1751 - 1832)
  Silas Crippen (1779 - 1841)

- Roswell Crippen (1755 - 1814)
  Asa Crippen (____ - 1806)
  David Crippen (1785 - 1858)
  Daniel Crippen (1795 - 1846)
  John Crippen (1796 - 1875)