Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Nathan Wilcox, Son Of Eliza Jane Richmond Wilcox

Nathan Wilcox (9) son of (5371 Eliza Jane Richmond 8 , Sylvester 7, Cyrus 6 , Sylvester 5, Cyrus 4, John 3, Edward 2 , John 1), was born May 12, 1829. She married Amos Wilcox. They resided in St. Vincent, C. W.

Nathan Wilcox
Province: Canada West (Ontario)
District Name: Grey

Sub-District Name: St. Vincent

Census 1870
Event Place Michigan, United States
Jane Wilcox F 40 Canada
Marshall Wilcox M 18 Canada
Le Roy Wilcox M 16 Canada
Alice Wilcox F 14 Canada
Nathan Wilcox M 9 Canada

Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States [State Street]
Gender Male
Age 30
Marital Status Single
Race White
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birthplace Canada
Father's Birthplace Canada
Mother's Birthplace Canada
Elizia J Wilcox F 51 Canada
Nathem Wilcox Son M 30 Canada
Leray T Wilcox Son M 26 Canada
Marshall Wilcox    Son, Age 28, Canada
Dessie (Jessie) Wilcox   Wife, Age 25, b. Scotland
Leroy T. Wilcox, Age 4,  Son, b. Illinois

Name Nathan Wilcox
Event Type Death
Event Date 10 Dec 1892
Event Place: Cook, Illinois, United States
Gender Male
Age 41
Marital Status Single
Ethnicity American
Race White
Occupation None
Birth Year (Estimated) 1851
Birthplace Canada
Record Number 87

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Hiram Richmond's Probate

#3125.  Hiram Richmond 7 (Billings 6, Edward 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John1).

Name: Heram Richmond
Probate Date: 7 Aug 1871
Probate Place: Van Buren, Michigan, USA
Inferred Death Year: Abt 1871
Inferred Death Place: Michigan, USA
Case Number: 796
Item Description: Bonds and Letters of Admin, 1860-1868, 1895-1902; 
Orders Appointing Guardians, 1895-1919

Emma S. Richmond, Administratrix
Emma's the guardian of Ralph Richmond and Sibyl Richmond

Source Citation
Records of Administrators, Executors, Guardians, Appraisers in Estates of Deceased Persons, 1860-1920; Author: Michigan. Probate Court (Van Buren County); Probate Place: Van Buren, Michigan

Source Information
Ancestry.com. Michigan, Wills and Probate Records, 1784-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestr.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
Name Hiram Richmond
Event Date 17 Mar 1871
Event Place Antwerp, Van Buren, Michigan
Gender Male
Age 51
Marital Status Married
Occupation Farmer
Birth Year (Estimated) 1820
Birthplace New York

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Zidana Richmond, Minor

Michigan Probate Records, 1797-1973  Oakland Probate calendar 1868-1886 vol 3-4, no 2658-5051:

File# 3173

White Lake, Oakland, Michigan, United States
Ann Richmond F 42 Canada
Margaret Richmond F 18 Michigan
Helen Richmond F 16 Michigan
Louisa Richmond F 9 Michigan
Zidona Richmond F 6 Michigan

Daughter of John Mason Richmond who's memorial at FindAGrave is here.

From the Richmond Family....book:
4209. JOHN M. RICHMOND 8 (John 7, Zebulon 6 , Nathaniel, Nathaniel 4, Edward, 3, John 2 , John 1) was born in Galen, N. Y., September 1, 1816, and died November 2, 1857. He married, about 1840, Ann Loop. They resided in White Lake, Mich., and had one son and four daughters.

John W Richmond
Event Date 27 Apr 1840
Event Place London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada
Spouse's Name Nancy Ann Loop

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

William A. Richmond's Deed I-481

From notes taken from F572.K3I5 1983 v. 6:

Volume 1  (Re-indexing of records saved from fire and ends January 1861)

Kent County, Michigan
Deed I-481
Richmond, William A.
Aaron B. Page

A 2012 newspaper article about Aaron Barnes Page, Civil War veteran.

"He [Aaron B. Page] was raised in 1830s Grand Rapids when it was a virtual frontier village. He moved to the Traverse City area in his twenties."

"What he didn't know was that Page was a Civil War veteran who would end up in an unmarked grave in Colorado."
Aaron Page was in the Illinois 72nd Regiment, Company E.
The National Park Service's document concerning Omena Historic District in Leelanau Michigan, had the following paragraph about Aaron B. Page and William A. Richmond;

Visitation to the area and the demand for a hostelry in Omena was great enough as early as the late 1850s that Aaron B. Page (who was married to Joseph Dame's daughter Almira and brother-in-law to Indian agent William A. Richmond) built a rooming house to accommodate lumbermen clearing Leelanau County’s yet untapped virgin timber... .
Cross-posted at In Deeds

Monday, February 19, 2018

James E. And Susan Richmond Deed 79-212 In Lapeer County, Michigan

Lapeer County, Michigan
Deed# 79-212
16 Dec 1887
M: 15 Dec 1887
James E. Richmond
Sarah E. Crittendon
James E. Richmond and Susan (wife) of Marathon
Witnesses: Minnie Richmond and Alfred Burgess

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Deed To Sumner A. Richmond, Lapeer #M-381

14 April 1856
Benj Kercheval of City of Detroit and Maria, his wife
Warranty Deed To
Signed and by attorney in fact Alex Kercheval


Richmond,Sumner L.. Entered·service in Battery H, as Second Lieutenant,
Oct.1 17, 1861. Died at St. Clair, Mich., Dec. 17, 1861.

Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Benjamin B Kercheval M 54 Virginia
Mariah Kercheval F 43 Michigan
Eliza C Woodbridge F 27 Indiana
Harriet A Hudson F 25 Kentucky
Alia H Kercheval F 22 Indiana
Alex W Kercheval M 18 Michigan
Mary W Kercheval F 15 Michigan
Benjamin B Kercheval M 12 Michigan
Kate Woodbridge F 4 Michigan
Betty Gifford F 12 Kentucky
Margaret Masterson F 14 New York
Margaret Shields F 23 Ireland
James Omalley M 21 Ireland

Cross-posted at my In Deeds blog

Sunday, January 14, 2018