Wednesday, December 5, 2018

William Richmond's Probate Index


Oakland County, Michigan, Probate index:


Oakland County, Michigan
Probate File# 4261


Event Type Burial
Event Date 1881
Brandon Gardens, Oakland, Michigan
Birth Date 05 Dec 1808
Death Date 07 Mar 1881
Affiliate Record Identifier 38973213
Cemetery Ortonville Cemetery


Excerpt from the Richmond Family...book:

3110. WILLIAM D. RICHMOND 7 (George 6 , Edwards, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John l ) was born in Riga, N. Y., December 5, 1808, and died March 7, 1881. He married, November 8, 1829, Elizabeth Downer. She died March 15, 1864. 



Saturday, November 24, 2018

Ralph Richmond


#6163 Ralph Richmond 8 (Hiram 7, Billings 6, Edward 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John1), born 24 November 1854; married, has 3 children.

Event Place Porter, Cass, Michigan, United States
H Richmond M 37 New York
E A Richmond F 33 New York
Relph Richmond M 5 Michigan
Carrie Cole F 19 New York
Charles Harter M 19 New York
Hiram Congdon M 50 Vermont


Census  1870 [Van Buren County]
Event Place: Michigan, United States
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Hiram Richmond Male 49 New York
E A Richmond Female 43 New York
Ralph Richmond Male 15 Michigan
Sybil J Richmond Female 9 Michigan
Ione Comstock Female 22 New York
Aned Comstock Male 75 Connecticut
Jessie Comstock Female 5 Michigan
John Jarvis Male 49 England
M J Hartman Female 47 New York


Census 1880
Antwerp, Van Buren, Michigan, United States
Ralph Richmond Self M 25 Michigan, United States
Kittie Richmond Wife F 23 Michigan, United States
Jennie Richmond Daughter F 5 Michigan, United States
Mabell Richmond Daughter F 2 Michigan, United States

Census 1900
Event Place Chesaning village, Saginaw, Michigan, United States
Ralph Richmond Head M 46 Michigan
Kittie Richmond Wife F 44 Michigan
Marie Mickles Boarder F 22 Michigan
Mabel T Richmond Daughter F 22 Michigan
George C Chamberlain Brother-in-law M 33 Michigan
Jennie Chamberlain Sister F 25 Michigan
Richmond Chamberlain Nephew M 3 Michigan
Belle Bush Boarder F 20 Ohio
Minnie Brothwell Boarder F 23 Michigan
Nellie C Bacore Boarder F 19 Michigan
Lucy Hempter Boarder F 19 Ohio
John C Clifton Boarder M 36 Ohio
Edward Carrol Boarder M 28 Michigan
Frank Kennedy Boarder M 23 Michigan
Hugh W Ricks Boarder M 32 Michigan
Geo C Wallerwine Boarder M 28 Michigan
Charles W Cheeney Boarder M 27 Michigan
Adolph Greenbaum Boarder M 32 Germany
Frank A Clark Boarder M 27 Michigan
John W Fitzpatrick Boarder M 34 Michigan
Ferdinand Goldsmith Boarder M 63 Germany
James N Smith Boarder M 59 Massachusetts
Frank C Henig Boarder M 28 Michigan
James H Ollinger Boarder M 48 Wisconsin


Michigan Deaths and Burials
Name Ralph C. Richmond
Gender Male
Death Date 20 Jan 1902
Death Place Chesaning..., Saginaw Co., Michigan
Age 47
Birth Date 1855
Birthplace Michigan
Occupation Hotel Keeper
Race White
Marital Status Married
Father's Name Hiram Richmond
Mother's Name Emma Comstock

Ralph Richmond's Memorial at FindAGrave.





Tuesday, November 20, 2018

#7987 Eva M. (Richmond) Barron Thayer


Eva M. Richmond 9 (Fitch J. 8, Alfred 7, George 6, Edward 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1) was born November 20, 1870.

Name: Clarence Barron
Birth Date: 1867
Birthplace: Groveland
Spouse's Name: Eva, M. Richmond
Spouse's Birth Date: 1870
Spouse's Birthplace: Groveland
Event Date: 25 Apr 1888
Event Place: Ortonville, Michigan
Father's Name: Almon Barron
Mother's Name: Sarah Johnson
Spouse's Father's Name: Fitch, J. Richmond
Spouse's Mother's Name: Mamie Sanford
Race: White
Marital Status: Single
Spouse's Race: White
Spouse's Marital Status: Single

Clarence Barron's Memorial at FindAGrave.

Eva married Oliver Delos ThayerWarren D. Thayer was their son.

Eva Richmond Barron Thayer's Memorial at FindAGrave.








Thursday, November 1, 2018

Mabel Wilcox, Granddaughter of Eliza Jane (Richmond) Wilcox


Mabel Wilcox (#7521 Leroy Wilcox 9, Eliza Jane Richmond 8 , Sylvester 7, Cyrus 6 , Sylvester 5, Cyrus 4, John 3, Edward 2 , John 1 ), was born in Illinois, USA.


Census 1900
Precinct 3 Muskegon city Ward 2, Muskegon, Michigan, United States
Leroy Wilcox Head M 43 Canada (Eng)
*Mabel Wilcox Daughter F 17 Illinois

William Gage Boarder M 24 Iowa


Name Le Roy Thurston Wilcox
Wife Susan O'Neal
*Daughter Mabel Wilcox
Other information in the record of Mabel Wilcox
from Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates
Name Mabel Wilcox
Event Type Birth
Event Date 01 Nov 1882
Event Place Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Registration Date 02 Apr 1940
Registration Place , Cook, Illinois
Father's Name Le Roy Thurston Wilcox
Father's Birthplace Owen Sound Ontario Canada
Father's Estimated Birth Year 1852
Mother's Name Susan O'Neal
Mother's Birthplace Chicago, Illinois
Mother's Estimated Birth Year 1863
Certificate Number 48733

Geo B. Fredenberg
Age (Expanded) 21 years
Birth Year 1887
Birthplace Flint Tp.
Spouse's Name Mabel E. Wilcox
Spouse's Age (Expanded) 23 years
Spouse's Birth Year 1885
Spouse's Birthplace Chicago
Event Date 15 Jan 1908
Event Place Flint, Genesee, Michigan
Father's Name Geo C. Fredenberg
Mother's Name Lizzie Vanbu...
Spouse's Father's Name Leroy Wilcox
Spouse's Mother's Name U


Census 1910
Vienna, Genesee, Michigan, United States
Rude G Crawford Boarder M 37 Ohio
G Benjamin Fredenburg Boarder M 23 Michigan
Mabel E Fredenburg Boarder F 22 Illinois


George Benjamin Fredenberg
United States World War I Draft Registration Cards
Name George Benjamin Fredenberg
Event Type Draft Registration
Event Date 1917-1918
Event Place Otsego County, Michigan, United States
Birth Date 13 Dec 1886
Birthplace Flint, Michigan, United States

Geo. B. Freidenberg
Gender Male
Death Date 11 Mar 1918
Death Place Higgins Twp., Roscommon Co., Michigan
Age 31
Birth Date 1887
Birthplace Flint, Michigan
Occupation Tely. Operator
Race White
Marital Status Married
Father's Name Geo. Freidenberg
Mother's Name Mary Vanbuskirk
Death Record at Archives of Michigan
[Gunshot wound - Accident]

Name Frank F Kranne [Krause]
Age (Expanded) 43 years
Birth Year 1876
Birthplace Mich
Spouse's Name Mabel Fridentberg
Spouse's Age (Expanded) 35 years
Spouse's Birth Year 1884
Spouse's Birthplace Canada
Event Date 07 Jun 1919
Event Place Bay City, Bay, Michigan
Father's Name Frank Kranne
Mother's Name Dorothy Saunder
Spouse's Father's Name Wilcox
Spouse's Mother's Name Susan O'Niel

Census 1920
Bay Ward 3, Bay, Michigan, United States
Frank Krause Head M 43 Michigan
Mabel Krause Wife F 36 Illinois

Census 1930
Highland, Oakland, Michigan, United States
Frank Krause Head M 52 Michigan
Mabel Krause Wife F 45 Illinois


Encinitas Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States
Frank Krause Head M 65 Michigan
Mabel Krause Wife F 57 Illinois


Frank Krause
Event Type Death
Event Place San Diego, California, United States
Birth Date 27 Apr 1876
Birthplace Michigan
Gender Male
Father's Name Krause
Mother's Name Saunders


Mabel W Krause
Event Type Death
Event Date 20 Nov 1970
Event Place San Diego, California, United States
Birth Date 01 Nov 1884
Birthplace Illinois
Gender Female



Tuesday, October 30, 2018

William Richmond McKenzie


William Richmond McKenzie 7, (Louisa Richmond 6, Joseph 5, John 4, John 3, John 2, John 1), son of Louisa Richmond and William McKenzie, was born in Essex County, New York.

Whiteside county, Whiteside, Illinois, United States
Wm R Mc Kenzie M 30 New York
Harriet Mc Kenzie F 27 Canada
Guthie B Mc Kenzie M 7 Illinois
William Mc Kenzie M 6 Illinois
Govivy Mc Kenzie F 2 Illinois
George Richmond M 23 Massachusetts

Illinois, United States
Wm Mckenzie M 54 New York
Harriett Mckenzie F 48 Canada
Luther Mckenzie M 27 Illinois
Luvina Mckenzie F 22 Illinois
Ella Mckenzie F 19 Illinois
Maybell Mckenzie F 17 Illinois
Arthur Mckenzie M 13 Illinois

Prophetstown, Whiteside, Illinois, United States
William R Mckinzie Self M 65 New York, United States
Harriett Mckinzie Wife F 58 Canada
Arthur Mckinzie Son M 25 Illinois, United States
Susan Ludington Other F 17 Indiana, United States

William Richmond McKenzie's Memorial at FindAGrave and entry at Wikitree.



William Richmond McKenzie...came to Prophetstown in 1837...".  Mr. McKenzie married Miss Harriet Martin in 1842, their children being: Luther B., who married Miss Annie Manning, and lives in Prophetstown; William, living in Colorado; Lovisa, wife of Frank D. Ramsay, living in Morrison; Ella, wife of Augustus Reynolds, living in Prophetstown; Mabel, wife of George H. Hyde, living in Little Rock, Arkansas; and Arthur, living in Prophetstown. 

"...[He is] a farmer residing on section 35, Prophetstown Township...a son of William and Louisa (Richmond) McKenzie, and was born in Essex County, New York, Oct. 30, 1815. His father was a native of the same State, in which his son was born, and his mother a native of Connecticut. Their children were five in number, four of whom are yet living. William R., the subject of this notice, is the oldest; Milton, Marlow C., and Laura A. are the remaining three who are living; and Catherine is deceased. Mr. McKenzie was reared on a farm and received his education in the common schools of the time and locality in which he resided. In 1837 he came West and located in Prophetstown Township, this county; he came by steamer from New York to Chicago, then in company with several others walked to this county, where he engaged in the occupation of a farmer for different parties."

"Mr. McKenzie was united in marriage in Lyndon Township, this county, March 17, 1842, to Miss Harriet Martin, a daughter of Silas and Sarah Martin. She was born in Canada, May 16, 1822, and has borne to her husband seven children, two of whom are deceased. The living are, Luther B., born Feb. 23, 1843, and is a farmer residing in Prophetstown Township; Louisa, born Aug. 7, 1848, is the wife of F.D. Ramsay, an attorney at law, residing in Morrison; Ella, wife of A.H. Reynolds, a farmer of Green Co., Iowa, was born Dec. 20, 1850; Mabel, wife of George H. Hyde, a merchant at Little Rock, Ark., was born May 10, 1853; Arthur, born March 29, 1855, resides at home. The deceased are, William, born May 4, 1844, died Aug. 8, 1883; and Dallas, born Dec. 29, 1845, died Aug. 29, 1847."  [Additional Source]


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Sally (Houghton) Snow, Daughter of Sarah Richmond


2296. Sally Houghton 7 (Sarah Richmond 6, Amaziah 5, Ebenezer 4, Ebenezer 3, John 2, John 1) born in Woodstock, Vermont, and married Norman Snow.

Sally Snow
Event Type Death
Event Date 16 Oct 1829
Event Place Pomfret, Vermont, United States
Gender Female
Age 27
Birth Year (Estimated) 1802

Had a son, Asa Rufus Snow (1822-1901)

Sally (Houghton) Snow was listed in the Houghton Genealogy here.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Mabel McKenzie Hyde


William Richmond McKenzie 7, (Louisa Richmond McKenzie 6, Joseph 5, John 4, John 3, John 2, John 1), son of Louisa Richmond and William McKenzie, was born in Essex County, New York.

Whiteside county, Whiteside, Illinois, United States
Wm R Mc Kenzie M 30 New York
Harriet Mc Kenzie F 27 Canada
Guthie B Mc Kenzie M 7 Illinois
William Mc Kenzie M 6 Illinois
Govivy Mc Kenzie F 2 Illinois
George Richmond M 23 Massachusetts

William Richmond McKenzie's Memorial at FindAGrave.


Portrait and biographical album of Whiteside County, Illinois...(William Richmond McKenzie):

William Richmond McKenzie...came to Prophetstown in 1837...".  Mr. McKenzie married Miss Harriet Martin in 1842, their children being: Luther B., who married Miss Annie Manning, and lives in Prophetstown; William, living in Colorado; Lovisa, wife of Frank D. Ramsay, living in Morrison; Ella, wife of Augustus Reynolds, living in Prophetstown; Mabel, wife of George H. Hyde, living in Little Rock, Arkansas; and Arthur, living in Prophetstown.

"...[He is] a farmer residing on section 35, Prophetstown Township...a son of William and Louisa (Richmond) McKenzie, and was born in Essex County, New York, Oct. 30, 1815. His father was a native of the same State, in which his son was born, and his mother a native of Connecticut. Their children were five in number, four of whom are yet living. William R., the subject of this notice, is the oldest; Milton, Marlow C., and Laura A. are the remaining three who are living; and Catherine is deceased. Mr. McKenzie was reared on a farm and received his education in the common schools of the time and locality in which he resided. In 1837 he came West and located in Prophetstown Township, this county; he came by steamer from New York to Chicago, then in company with several others walked to this county, where he engaged in the occupation of a farmer for different parties."

"Mr. McKenzie was united in marriage in Lyndon Township, this county, March 17, 1842, to Miss Harriet Martin, a daughter of Silas and Sarah Martin. She was born in Canada, May 16, 1822, and has borne to her husband seven children, two of whom are deceased. The living are, Luther B., born Feb. 23, 1843, and is a farmer residing in Prophetstown Township; Louisa, born Aug. 7, 1848, is the wife of F.D. Ramsay, an attorney at law, residing in Morrison; Ella, wife of A.H. Reynolds, a farmer of Green Co., Iowa, was born Dec. 20, 1850; Mabel, wife of George H. Hyde, a merchant at Little Rock, Ark., was born May 10, 1853; Arthur, born March 29, 1855, resides at home. The deceased are, William, born May 4, 1844, died Aug. 8, 1883; and Dallas, born Dec. 29, 1845, died Aug. 29, 1847."  [Additional Source]