Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Charles Lorenzo Barrows

Charles Barrows, 8 (Cynthia Johnson 7, Anna Richmond 6, Ephraim 5, Josiah 4, Edward 3, John 2, John 1).

Alumni Record By Wesleyan University (Middletown, Conn.)

Name: Charles L Barrows
Event Date: 12 Apr 1870
Event Place: Wardsboro, Vermont, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 25
Birth Year (Estimated): 1845
Father's Name: Plinney Barrows
Mother's Name: Cynthia

FindAGrave Memorial.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Brightman Richmond Of The Second Part

New York, Land Records, Livingston Deeds 1829-1831 vol 8-9:

7 April 1823
Livonia, Livingston, New York

"...west side of highway leading from Lima Meetinghouse to Van Fossen's Mill...".

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Caroline Wakelee, Daughter Of Perez O. Richmond

3186a.  Caroline Frances Richmond 7 (Perez Otis 6, Perez 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1), born 1819; married Albert L. Wakelee; died March 31, 1885.

New York, State Census, 1875
Penfield, Monroe, New York, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Albert L Wakelee M 57
Wife Caroline F Wakelee F 56
Son John R Wakelee M 17
[Albert was born in Monroe County, as was son, John, per the census;  Caroline was born in Rhode Island]

*Caroline (Richmond) Wakelee (the date of birth does not match; but with Mary Richmond living with the family, it's almost certainly the correct family):

United States Census, 1880
name:    Caroline F. Wakelee
residence:    Penfield, Monroe, New York
birthdate:    1835
birthplace:    Rhode Island, United States
  Household    Gender    Age
spouse    Albert L. Wakelee    M    63
      Caroline F. Wakelee    F    45
child    John R. Wakelee    M    22
Mary L. Richmond    F    68

Caroline (Richmond) Wakelee's widower in 1900:

United States Census, 1900
 Rochester City, Monroe, New York
Household    Gender    Age
Albert Wakelee    M
spouse    Christine Wakelee    F
Mary Macarthur    F    [mother-in-law]
Earl Walters    M
Leon S Clark    M
Samuel J Allcott    M
Booth Moore    M
Nellie Moore    F
Louis Lamb    M
Nettie Lamb    F
Leslie Lamb    M
Mary Finley    F

Albert Wakelee died in 1903 according to FindAGrave.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Anne Warner French, #8055

New York Times [22 October 1911]

Here's the ancestory for Anne, who was #8055 in the Richmond Family book:  Anne, 9 (Anna Elizabeth Whitwell Richmond, 8; Bradford P., 7; Bradford, 6; Perez, 5; Perez, 4; Silvester, 3; Edward, 2; John 1).

An American ancestry By Anne Warner French, Abbie Maria French:

Anne (Warner) French's divorce [from Charles Ellis French] was depicted in a newspaper article as "Divorce For Art's Sake." [Toledo Blade, September 30, 1909]

"Anne Warner is the author of The Rejuvenation of Aunt Mary, and other stories."  Mrs. French left her home here [St. Paul, Minn.] last Tuesday for her villa at Braun Schwerg, Germany...".

She died 4 February 1913 in Dorset, England.

Monday, February 29, 2016

Anne French Burnham

Anne French, 10 (Anne Warner, 9; Anna Elizabeth Whitwell Richmond, 8; Bradford P., 7; Bradford, 6; Perez, 5; Perez, 4; Silvester, 3; Edward, 2; John 1).

St Paul Ward 7, Ramsey, Minnesota
Anna R Warner Head F 75 New York
Richmond P Warner Son M 48 Minnesota
Anne H French Granddaughter  F 24 Minnesota

Name Edward W. Burnham
Event Date 09 Dec 1920
Manhattan, New York, New York
Birth Year (Estimated) 1888
Birthplace La Crosse, Wisconsin
Father's Name George A. Burnham
Mother's Name Jennie E. Barker
Spouse's Name Anne H. French
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1896
Spouse's Birthplace Minneapolis, Minn.
Spouse's Father's Name Charles E. French
Spouse's Mother's Name Anna Warner


24 July 1984 - Gainesville Sun

Anne French Burnham may have been divorced by 1940.  The family was living together in New York City in 1930 (Anne, Edward, George R. and Anne L.)

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Probate Of Leverett Richmond

New York Probate Records, 1629-1971  Livingston Decrees, Orders 1853-1864 vol 9:

5 April 1856
Leverett Richmond
Maria Richmond

Geneseo, Livingston, New York
Leverett Richmond Head M 55
Mariah Richmond Wife  F 46
Elizabeth M Foresyth Child F 20
Mary B Foresyth Child F 17
John Richmond Nephew M 24
Bela P Richmond Nephew M 20

Leverett Richmond's Memorial at FindAGrave.