Monday, October 24, 2016

Sylvester Richmond's Probate

Cross-posted at Detour Through History blog

Michigan Probate Records...Ingham Probate packets 1848-1862...:

File #
319  1-582

Image 30 heirs
Petition of Charlotte Richmond
Sylvester Richmond, late of Stockbridge, Ingham, Michigan
Died: 12 February 1864
Heirs were petitioner, Charlotte Richmond, widow; Mary Jane Colson, wife of Allen Colson; Otis F. (Fitch) Richmond; Harriet Eliza Norton, wife of Delos Norton

Image 36 will

United States Census, 1850
Stockbridge, Ingham, Michigan, United States
Sylvester Richmond M 40 New York
Charlotte Richmond F 23 Connecticut
Mary J Richmond F 11 New York
Otis F Richmond M 8 New York
Harriet E Richmond F 7 New York

Census 1860
Stockbridge, Ingham, Michigan
S Richmond M 52 New York
S Richmond F 44 Connecticut
O F Richmond M 18 New York
Harriet E Norton F 17 New York
D M Norton M 20 New York

Charlotte died in 1894 per her memorial at FindAGrave.

Census 1870
Event Place Michigan, United States [Jackson Co.]
Harriet Norton F 25 New York
Slyvester Norton M 3 Michigan
Martha Colsen F 29 Pennsylvania

Harriet's memorial at FindAGrave.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Richmonds In Madison County, Ilinois

Ft. Russell Township, Madison County, Illinois, on a map held by the Library of Congress (LOC).

Census 1900
Fort Russell Township Bethalto village, Madison, Illinois
Edward Richmond Head M 46 Illinois
Frances Richmond Wife F 45 Illinois
Edward W Richmond Son M 16 Illinois
Charles H Richmond Son M 14 Illinois
Pauline V Richmond Daughter F 11 Illinois
Julia G Richmond Daughter F 4 Illinois
Volney P Richmond Father M 82 Vermont

Name Volney Richmond
Madison, Illinois, United States
Volney Richmond M 32 Vermont
Vetoria E Richmond F 21 Illinois
Virginia E Richmond F 2 Illinois

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Heirs-At-Law On Deed 107-290

Cross-posted at In Deeds

Lapeer County, Deed
9 Nov 1903
Made: 16 Oct 1903
Warranty Deed
Lillah L. Lloyd, et al
Edward Morrison
Lillah Lloyd, Minnie Richmond, Mabel McGuengle and 
Byron L. Richmond, bachelor, all the heirs-at-law of J. E. Richmond, deceased...
Notary in Phillips County, Kansas, for Minnie Richmond
Notary in Bay County, Michigan, for Lillah Lloyd

Friday, September 30, 2016

Luther Hutchinson

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

Luther enumerated with his parents, Ernest and Helen, in 1880 in Cadillac, Wexford County, Michigan.

Census 1910
Fremont, Santa Clara, California
Suther S Hutchinson Head M 37 Michigan
Helen Wilde Mother F 58 New York
Blanche Hutchinson Sister F 32 Michigan
Maros Wilde Stepbrother M 18 Michigan

When he registered for the draft in 1917-1918, Luther Leon Hutchinson, born 30 September 1874, and his wife were living in Cottonwood, Yavapai Arizona. He was listed as a Seventh Day Adventist clergyman.

In 1920, Hutchinson and his wife were living in Honolulu, Hawaii.  They were on a 1922 passenger list here.

Census 1930
Lemoore, Kings, California
James R Palmer Head M 65 Maryland
Marie T Palmer Wife  F 73 California
Luther Hutchinson Son-in-law M 56 Michigan
Theresia Hutchinson Daughter F 49 California

Census 1940
Lemoore Judicial Township, Kings, California
Last Place of Residence Bahamas Nassau, British West Indies
Luther L Hutchinson Head M 65 Michigan
Teressa Hutchinson Wife F 50 California
[Retired Minister]
Murray Richmond, his wife, Edith, and daughter, Georgia, are living next door

Name Luther L Hutchinson
Event Date 17 Feb 1944
Event Place Kings, California, United States
Birth Date 30 Sep 1874
Birthplace Michigan
Gender Male
Father's Name Hutchinson
Mother's Name Thompson

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Robert H. Neefus's Daughter

From Joannes Nevius, Schepen and third secretary of New Amsterdam...:
Robert Henry Neefus, Jr., M. D., of Dalton, Mass., s. of Robert H. (1661), b. Feb. 5, 1849; living; m., July 4, 1870, Evelyn Fonda (dau. of John Fonda and Elizabeth Miller of Philmont, N. Y.), who was b. Oct. 6, 1847.
Child: Mabel Ross (1261), b. 1873 
Mabel's mother Evelyn's maiden name was Fonda

Information partially from the Richmond Family book:
Mabel Neefus, 10 (Robert H. Neefus, 9, #5258. Rachel, 8, Henry 7, Stephen 6 , Edward 5, Benjamin,4, Edward 3, Edward 2 , John 1).

Mabel married in Massachsetts in 1892:

Name Geo. Henry Burghardt
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 23 Nov 1892
Event Place Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Father's Name William H.
Mother's Name Mary
Spouse's Name Mabel Ross Neefus
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1873
Spouse's Father's Name Robert H.
Spouse's Mother's Name Evelyn

A son was born in 1893 and also died in that year:

Name Mabel R. Neefus
Husband Geo. H. Burghardt
Son Winthrop Carrol Burghardt
Event Type Birth
Event Date 08 Jun 1893
Event Place Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Father's Name Geo. H. Burghardt
Mother's Name Mabel R. Neefus

Census 1900
Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
George N Burghardt Head M 31 Massachusetts
Mabel R Burghardt Wife  F 27 Massachusetts
Evelyn Neefus  Mother-in-law F 52 New York

Census 1910
Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Geo H Burghardt Head M 41 Massachusetts
Mable R Burghardt Wife  F 36 Massachusetts
Evelyn F Neefus Mother-in-law F 62 New York

George H. Burghardt died in 1912; Mabel died in 1943.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Lena Richmond Robbins

Lena Richmond 9 (Hiram, 8, Charles, 7, *William, 6, Adam, 5, Stephen, 4, John, 3, Edward, 2, John 1) married Homer Elmer Robbins.  Homer's aunt, Eleanor Lorancy Robbins, married, as his second wife, my great granduncle, John F. More.

*William was the most recent ancestor identified in the Richmond Family book.  The relationships between William and presumed descendants Charles, Hiram and Lena were found online.  Hiram was proven to be Lena's father per the Civil War Widow's Pension File of Lena's mother ( Esther Rodgers Bowers Richmond Chamberlain).  Lena was my 6th cousin 4x removed.

ROBBINS. Professor Homer Elmer

Professor of Classical History and Literature, Pomona College; Mayor of Claremont. Born: Waterford (Mich.), June 5, 1881; s. of Alena (Maybee) and Elmer Robbins.
Education: Public schools at Waterford and Holly (Mich.); grad., Univ. of Michigan, 1905. Degrees: A.B., 1905, M.A., 1906, Ph.D., 1916, U. of Michigan.

Married: Lena, d. of Esther (Rodgers) and Hiram Richmond, at Washington (Pa.), Aug. 29, 1912; ch.: Eleanor, Esther, Janet. 

Klickitat, Washington
James W Chamberlain Head M 62 Massachusetts
Ester Chamberlain Wife  F 53 Pennsylvania
Lena Richmond Stepdaughter F 12 New York
Winfield Atkins Servant M 47 Vermont

Washington, Pennsylvania
Samuel W Berry Head M 30 Pennsylvania
Iona Berry Wife F 30 Pennsylvania
Lena Richmond Sister-in-law F 22 New York

Claremont...Los Angeles, California
Homer E Robbins Head M 58 Michigan
Lena J Robbins Wife  F 52 New York
Esther A Robbins Daughter F 21 California
Janet R Robbins Daughter F 18 California
Constance Brooks Lodger F 18 China
Barbara Brooks Lodger F 17 China

Name Lena J Robbins
Event Date 19 Jul 1975
Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth Date 05 Feb 1888
Birthplace New York
Gender Female