Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Family Of Roy Richmond Whiting

Roy Richmond Whiting 10 (Ambrose Whiting 9, Phidelia Richmond 8, Henry 7, Stephen 6 , Edward 5, Benjamin,4, Edward 3, Edward 2 , John 1) was born in New York.

Surviving Roy Richmond Whiting in 1946: Wife, Mildred Agnes Dempsey Whiting; daughter, Mrs. [Gladys] Felix Kotowski, daughter, Mrs. [Esther] [Rockefeller] Bernard Rose; niece, Mrs. Frank Hammond; 6 grandchildren; aunt, Mrs. John Phillips

Census 1930 Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York Roy R Whiting Head M 42 New York Mildred A Whiting Wife F 39 New York Gladys E Whiting Adopted daughter F 10 Vermont

Census 1940 Poughkeepsie Town, Dutchess, New York Ron Whiting Head M 52 New York Mildred Whiting Wife F 49 New York Esther Whiting Daughter F 18 New York

Census 1940 Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York Felix Kotowski Head M 23 New York Gladys Kotowski Wife F 21 New York

Gladys Whiting Kotowski's obituary here.


Felix Walter Kotowski, Jr., 72, of Summerville, SC, husband of Barbara Busboom Kotowski, died on Friday afternoon, September 20, 2013 at his residence. 

Mr. Kotowski was born September 23, 1940 in Poughkeepsie, NY. He was the son of the late Felix W. Kotowski, Sr. and the late Gladys Whiting Kotowski

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Hiram Richmond And Theresa Smith

#1462 Hiram Richmond (7) (Zephaniah, 6, Elijah, 5, Edward, 4, Edward, 3, John, 2, John, 1) b. 23 October 1799 in Ashfield.  He m. 1st Theresa (1803-1857), daughter of "Elder" Enos Smith.

Massachusetts Land Records...Franklin Deeds 1830-1832...:

Deed # 79-145
Hiram Richmond of Ashfield, Yeoman
Signed by Hiram Richmond and Theresa Richmond
10 September 1831

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Reuben And Pamelia Richmond, Deed 18-220

Wayne County was created 11 April 1823 from parts of Ontario and Seneca counties.[1]

22 August 1832
...Reuben Richmond and Pamelia, his wife, of Lyon, Wayne County, New York....
Orson/Orrin Roy(s)
Mentioned : Evert VanWinkle

See Reuben Richmond (#1971 in the Richmond Family book).

[Cross-posted at Detour Through History]

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Obituary Of Mrs. Fannie Richmond

Grand Rapids Press
26 June 1915, Page 16
Richmond--June 25, at the home, 1007 Eastern Avenue, S.E., Mrs. Fannie Richmond, aged 58 years.  She is survived by the husband, Charles B. Richmond, one son, Charles A. Richmond of Chicago, and one daughter, Mrs. Florence Norton of San Francisco, California. ....Interment in Oak Hill.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Obituary Of James K. Richmond

Grand Rapids Press
1914-6-5, Page 24
Funeral services for James K. Richmond, who died at the Soldiers' Home Thursday, will be held at the residence of Mrs. Robert Wells, 656 Kellogg Street, S.E., Saturday afternoon 2:00 o'clock.  Doric Lodge, No. 342, F and A. M., will have charge of the services.

His death record identified his father as Ward Richmond [identified as Alexander Patterson Ward Richmond here].

United States Census, 1850
Freedom, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Ward Richmond M 41 Rhode Island
Elizabeth Richmond F 42 New Jersey [NS]
Susan Richmond F 18 Michigan
Elizabeth Richmond F 13 Michigan
Richard Butler M 2 Michigan
George Richmond M 10 Michigan
James Richmond M 8 Michigan
Etham Richmond M 5 Michigan

United States Census, 1860
Township Of Brady, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Ward Richmond M 51 Rhode Island
Elizabeth Richmond F 51 Nova Scotia
George A Richmond M 20 Michigan
James K Richmond M 17 Michigan
Ethan A Richmond M 15 Michigan

United States Census, 1900
Grand Rapids city Ward 10, Kent, Michigan
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head James K Richmond M 56 Michigan
Wife Jane Richmond F 49 New York
Son J K Richmond M 18 Michigan

James K. Richmond was a soldier in the 19th Michigan Regiment, Company K (source: Fold3).

Members of this Richmond family may not have been descendants of John Richmond....

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Edward Richmond's Oakland County Probate

Probate of Edward Richmond whose widow was Caroline...[Oakland County]...:

Estate No. 1337
24 May 1856 (Date Of First Entry)

25-156 [Image 580]
25-318 [Image 672]

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ernest Hutchinson, Jr.

Ernest Hutchinson 10 (Ernest Hutchinson 9, Ruth Richmond 8, Morris 7, Sylvester 6, Edward 5, Benjamin 4, Edward 3, Edward 2, John 1), born in Sturgis, Michigan, on 2 July 1871.  His mother's name was Helen Thompson.

Ernest Fred Hutchinson married Florence J. Westphal in Livingston County, Michigan, on February 7, 1893. She was born on April 7, 1871, in Brighton, Michigan.

Census 1900
Genoa township, Livingston, Michigan
Godfrey C Westphal Head M 65 Germany
Mary E Westphal Wife F 55 Pennsylvania
Elsie M Howell Daughter F 36 Michigan
Florence Hutchinson Daughter F 34 Michigan
Clifford G Howell Son-in-law M 36 Iowa
Frederick Hutchinson Son-in-law M 30 Michigan
Mildred M Jones Servant F 17 Indiana

(Ernest) Fred and Florence were living in Warren County, Tennessee, with in-laws, in 1910.  At that point they had been married for 17 years and had no children.

A link to his passport in 1917.  His address was listed as Washington, D.C., and he was doing clerical work for the Seventh Day Adventists.  A 1922 passport entry here, where he stated that he was a resident of McMinnville, Tennessee, and was doing missionary work.  A link for the 1919 entry here and Florence's passport information was on the next page.  The 1919 information indicated that the couple was living in Trinidad.

In 1928, according to passenger records, the Hutchinsons were living in Benson Springs, Florida.

Census 1940
San Diego, California, United States
Fred Hutchinson Head M 68 Michigan
Florence J Hutchinson Wife  F 68 Michigan

Event Type Death
Event Date 17 May 1963
Event Place San Diego, California, United States
Birth Date 02 Jul 1870
Birthplace Michigan
Gender Male
Mother's Name Thompson