Monday, July 21, 2014

Harriet Evelyn Richmond Webb

Harriet, 9  (Leigh 8, John Bours 7, Perez O. 6, Perez 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1), daughter of Leigh and Nellie (Emerson) Richmond.

Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire
     Household    Gender    Age
      Legh Richmond    M    30
spouse    Nettie B. Richmond    F    25
child    Harriet E. Richmond    F    3M

Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915
name:    Walter James Webb
event:    Marriage
event date:    10 Sep 1902
event place:    Marblehead, Massachusetts
gender:    Male
birthplace:    Nova Scotia
estimated birth year:    1878
father:    Edward Webb
mother:    Cerena Lockhart
spouse:    Harriet Evelyn Richmond
spouse's father:    Leigh Richmond
spouse's mother:    Nellie Emerson

Strafford, New Hampshire
     Household    Gender    Age
spouse    Walter J Webb    M    41y
      Harriet Webb    F    39y
child    Frederick R Webb    M    12y
United States Census, 1930
event place:    Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts
     Household    Gender    Age
spouse    Walter J Webb    M    49
      Harriet E Webb    F    48

Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
North Attleborough Town, Bristol, Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Age: 60
Marital Status: Married
Birthplace: New Hampshire
Birth Year (Estimated): 1880
Last Place of Residence: Fall River, Massachusetts
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Walter J Webb Head M 61 New Hampshire
Harriett E Webb Wife F 60 New Hampshire

Harriet was a Mayflower descendant through Silvester (3) Richmond's wife.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

#5287 John Murray Richmond

#5287. John Murray (8), (Ebenezer, 7, Edward 6, Edward 5, Benjamin 4, Edward 3, Edward 2, John 1) born Feb. 10, 1836; married Julia Ann Richmond (See No. 5276).

United States Census, 1850
Independence, Allegany, New York, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Ebenezer Richmond M 57 New York
Louisa Richmond F 53 New York
Nancy Richmond F 23 New York
Susan Richmond F 19 New York
Henry Richmond M 17 New York
John M Richmond M 14 New York
George W Richmond M 11 New York

New York, State Census, 1855
Independence, Allegany, New York, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Self Ebinezar Richmond U 64
Wife Louisa Richmond F 58
Child Henry Richmond U 22
Child John M Richmond U 19
Child George Richmond U 16
Hired hand Fanny Skinner U 26

United States Census, 1860
The Town Of Independence, Allegany, New York, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Ebenezer Richmond M 67 New York
Loisa Richmond F 63 New York
John M Richmond M 24 New York
Julia Richmond F 17 New York
George Richmond M 21 New York

 Civil War "Widows' Pensions" New York Infantry Regiment 147 Company I, Richmond, Murray J (WC38733)


Friday, July 11, 2014

Hannah G. Richmond, #5723

#5723.  Hannah G. Richmond 8, (Lemuel C., 7, Gilbert 6, Ichabod 5, William 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1) was born in Bristol, R.I., July 11, 1822.  She married, about 1846, Martin L. Bradford, a merchant in Boston, Mass.

Child (1860):
7761.  Ann Allathere Bradford, 9, born Aug., 1848 [in Mass.]

Name: Hannah G. Bradford
Event Date: 22 Dec 1850
Event Place: Westborough, Massachusetts
Age: 29
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: Lemuel C. Richmond
Mother's Name: Richmond
[Died of consumption]

Biography of Martin Luther Bradford:


United States Census, 1850
Boston, ward 9, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Wm B[owes] Bradford M 63 Massachusetts
Ann Bradford F 60 Rhode Island
Martin L Bradford M 28 Massachusetts
Hannah G Bradford F 26 Rhode Island
Anna A Bradford F 2 Massachusetts
Betsey Wooster F 48 Massachusetts
Ellen Costigan F 18 Lower Canada

Ann A. Bradford was living with her father, Martin, and step-mother, Abby, as well as her siblings, in 1860, in Norfolk, Dorchester, Massachusetts.

United States Census, 1870
Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Martin L Bradford M 49 Massachusetts
Abby C Bradford F 38 Rhode Island
Ann A Bradford F 21 Massachusetts
William P Bradford M 14 Massachusetts
Martin J Bradford M 8 Massachusetts
George G Bradford M 6 Massachusetts
Mary G Bradford F 5 Massachusetts

United States Census, 1880
Event Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Self Martin L. Bradford M 50 Massachusetts, United States
Wife Abby C. Bradford F 48 Rhode Island, United States
Daughter Ann A. Bradford F 32 Massachusetts, United States
Son Martin L. Bradford, Jr. M 19 Massachusetts, United States
Son George G. Bradford M 17 Massachusetts, United States
Daughter Mary G. Bradford F 15 Massachusetts, United States
Other John Kelly M 35 Ireland
Other Annie J. Kelly F 27 Ireland
Other Margaret O'Geara F 32 Ireland

United States Census, 1900
Precinct 2 Boston city Ward 20, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Martin L Bradford M 79 Massachusetts
Wife Abby C Bradford F 69 Rhode Island
Daughter Mary G Bradford F 36 Massachusetts
Stepdaughter Anne A Bradford F 53 Massachusetts
Servant ***Lin Mc Grath F 23 Ireland
Servant Mary J Crahan F 24 Ireland
Boarder William Emery M 26 Maine

Deaths in 1903:

Friday, July 4, 2014

Josiah Richmond's Probate

Josiah Richmond's will was found in the New York, Probate Records, Columbia Wills 1820-1833 vol E-F [Index].

The will: Volume E, Page 161

From Probate 27 July 1826
Mary Richmond, executrix

Son, Simeon
Daughter Betsey Lamphere 
Daughter Polly Benge

Information from the Krafft Family Organization:

Josiah Richmond was born say 1753 at possibly, Middleboro, Massachusetts. He was the son of George Richmond and Hannah Caswell.

The first known record of this farm (William H. and Charlotte (Gillette) Strever Homestead) located about one mile northeast of Chatham, N.Y. was in the late 1700's. Records show it was owned and lived in by Josiah Richmond and wife Mary Hall. They were married Nov. 7, 1782 and it can be assumed they lived there from that time on; at least their children, Simeon, George, Elizabeth, George (2nd), Tessie, Mary, and Matilda were born there.

Revolutionary War service from the GenForum message board:
Josiah RICHMOND b. 1760 d. 4 Jul 1826
spouse: Mary ??? b. 16 Apr 1766 d.15 Jan 1844
served as Pvt., 1st Regmt, NY Line
Pvt. Malcolm's Levies
Buried: Rogers Plot, Chatham, NY

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Ida Richmond Of Ottawa, Kansas

Information from Deed 86-598 (Image 311) made in Allegany County, New York, on 1 July 1870, indicated that Ida Richmond of Ottawa, Franklin, Kansas, was the child of Murray J. Richmond, late of the Town of Independence, County of Allegany, State of New York, deceased and that Leonard Briggs was her her step-father.  Ida was an interested party in Ebenezer Richmond's estate.  [Cross-posted at In Deeds in July 2014]

Source: Fold3 Civil War Pension Papers
Ida Richmond, daughter of  Murray J. Richmond
Step-daughter of Leonard Briggs

Kansas, United States
Household  Gender Age Birthplace
Leonard Briggs M 47  New York
Julia Briggs  F 28  New York
Ida Briggs F 8   New York
Lewis Briggs M 2   New York

Name: Samuel Combs
Birth Date:  1855
Spouse's Name:  Ida Richmond
Spouse's Birth Date: 1860
Event Date:  15 Dec 1878
Event Place:  Franklin Co., Kansas

United States Census, 1880
Williamsburg, Franklin, Kansas, 
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Self Sam Combs M 24 Iowa
Wife Ida Combs F 19 New York

United States Census, 1900
 Chandler city, Lincoln, Oklahoma Territory
  Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Sam Comb M 64 Iowa
Wife Ida Comb F 39 New York [0 Children]
Boarder Prier Henry M 27 Kansas

United States Census, 1910
Hobart, Kiowa, Oklahoma, United States
  Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Samuel T Combs M 53 Iowa
Wife Ida Combs F 48 New York
Boarder Bessie Burdick F 26 New York

Monday, June 30, 2014

Frederick S. Richmond

California, Death Index, 1940-1997
event date: 15 Aug 1953
event place: San Francisco, California
birth date: 24 Mar 1869
birthplace: Michigan
father: Richmond
mother: Almy

Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
groom's name: Frederick S Richmond
groom's age: 45 years
groom's birth date: 1870
groom's birthplace: Michigan
bride's name: Marie T Cooke
bride's age: 43 years
bride's birth date: 1872
bride's birthplace: Australia
marriage date: 30 Jun 1915
marriage place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
groom's father: Charles
groom's mother: Peny W Howland
bride's father: John Devereux
bride's mother: Albina Ogley

Groom was a consulting engineer.  Both had been married once previously.  Witnesses were Guy Circlman? of Fenton, Michigan, and Mrs. M. H. Wallace, wife of the minister.

United States Census, 1930
name: Frederic S Richmond
event place: Los Angeles (Districts 0001-0250), Los Angeles, California
marital status: Married
birthplace: Michigan
estimated birth year: 1870
Frederic S Richmond M 60
spouse Marie D Richmond F 56

California, Death Index, 1940-1997
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 04 Apr 1940
Event Place: Los Angeles, California,
Birth Date: 09 Feb 1870
Birthplace: Other Country
Gender: Female
Father's Name: Deveaux
Mother's Name: Oxley

United States Census, 1940
Name: Fredrick S Richmond
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
Gender: Male
Age: 70
Marital Status: Widowed
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Michigan
Birth Year (Estimated): 1870
Last Place of Residence: Same Place

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Sally, John Richmond's Wife, Vouched For Eli Rood

Sally Richmond was the oldest daughter of Eli Rood, per her deposition on a pension file found at Fold3.  Sally also stated that she married John Richmond 24 Dec 1799.  Hillsdale, Columbia County, New York, was Sally's place of residence.

The Peleg Sisson / Abigail Richmond marriage (Bible) record was also found in Eli Rood's pension file application at  Fold3.  Abigail was John Richmond's aunt; sister of John's father, Stephen Richmond.

More Bible records (that included Abigail Richmond Sisson's date of death and birthdates for John and Sally Richmond).  More vital records here for Richmond family members.  Children of John and Sally Richmond mentioned in Eli Rood's pension file here.

DAR's lineage for Natalie Richmond Fernald, a great-granddaughter of John Richmond and Sally Rood found in Lineage Book - National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Volume 31: