Friday, January 23, 2015

John Richmond #14



14. John Richmond (3), (John 2, John 1) was born in Taunton, December 5, 1673.  He married, November 28, 1709, Hannah Otis, daughter of Stephen and Hannah (Ensign) Otis, born May 16, 1686.  Date of death unknown. [Note:  Updated by FindAGrave]

Children (born in Taunton):
+81. John, 4
+82. Stephen 4
-83.  Mary 4

His will, dated October 16, 1739, proved June 24, 1760 (Vol. 17, p. 47), mentions sons Stephen and John and daughter Mary; also brother Edward.  He bequeathed to daughter Mary, £ 150 in case she married; if she did not marry, then John was to maintain her.  John (3) conveyed the homestead to John (4), February 12, 1712-13.


The family of Mrs. John (Hannah Otis) Richmond:

Source

John Richmond is a Mayflower descendant.




Thursday, January 8, 2015

Sarah, Daughter of Gershom and Rebecca (Richmond) Truesdell


This couple was found in The Genealogy of the Benedicts in America:



Children of Stephen and Sarah (Truesdell) Benedict:

Mary A. Benedict
Gould Raymond Benedict
Mary A. Benedict


Name: Stephen Benedict
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Canandaigua, Ontario, New York
Gender: Male
Birth Year (Estimated): 1804
Birthplace: Vermont
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Stephen Benedict M 46 Vermont [Deaf]
Sarah Benedict F 40 New York
Goold Benedict M 14 New York
Charles Benedict M 12 New York
Mary Benedict F 11 New York


Name: Stephen Benedict
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1860
Event Place: South Bristol, Ontario, New York
Birthplace: Connecticut
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Stephen Benedict M 57 Connecticut
Sarah Benedict F 49 New York
Gould R Benedict M 24 New York
Charles S Benedict M 22 New York
Mary A Benedict F 21 New York
Mary E Benedict F 21 New York

Name: Stephen Benedict
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: New York, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 68
Birthplace: Connecticut
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Stephen Benedict M 68 Connecticut
Sarah A Benedict F 60 New York


Name: Carrie Benedict
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
New York, United States
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Simon Hillyer M 57 New York
Priscilla Hillyer F 52 New York
William Hillyer M 26 New York
Mary Benedict F 36 New York
Jennie Benedict F 12 New York
Ida Benedict F 9 New York
Carrie Benedict F 5 New York


Marriage and Death Notices from the Ontario County Journal - Canandaigua NY
13 February 1885
In this town, Feb. 7, Mrs. Sarah A. Benedict, wife of Stephen Benedict, aged 75 years.

Surrogate Court Proceedings - Ontario County NYFrom Ontario County Journal 13 March 1885
Abstracted from:

March 7 - In re will of Sarah Benedict, of Canandaigua, dec'd. Stephen Benedict, executor.

Marriage and Death Notices Ontario County Journal
11 June 1886
DIED - In Canandaigua, May 30, Stephen Benedict, aged 83 years, 9 months, 20 days.


Monday, December 29, 2014

Emory Richmond's Probate File


It's online!

Michigan, Probate Records, 1797-1973, Clare Probate case files:








Sunday, December 28, 2014

#7983 Lucy May (Richmond) Truax


7983. Lucy May Richmond, 9 (Benjamin T. 8, William D. 7, George 6, Edward 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1) born Dec. 28, 1873 [d. 1 Feb 1959]; married June 26, 1895, Ezra A. Truax (1874-1953)

 Lucy M. Richmond
Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: Brandon
Spouse's Name: Lucy M. Richmond
Spouse's Birth Year: 1874
Spouse's Birthplace: Groveland
Event Place: Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
Father's Name: Grant Truax
Mother's Name: Catherine Otto
Spouse's Father's Name: Benj. Richmond
Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Richmond


Beulah Truax (1905-1920) and Thelma Truax (1912-1874)

Gibson, Bay, Michigan
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Ezra A Fruad Head M 45 Michigan
Lucy M Fruad Wife F 46 Michigan
Beulah E Fruad Daughter F 14 Michigan
Thelma M Fruad Daughter F 7 Michigan
Thomas Bommersheim Hired man M 58 Michigan


Census 1940
Bentley, Gibson Township, Bay, Michigan
Last Place of Residence: Same Place
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Ezra A Truax Head M 66 Michigan
Lucy M Truax Wife F 66 Michigan



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]

Children:
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