Friday, February 10, 2017

Blanche Hutchinson

Blanche 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.  Her mother's name was Helen (Nellie) Thompson.  Blanche was born on February 10, 1878, in Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Michigan, although her birth was registered in Cadillac, Wexford County, Michigan.

Mrs. Helen Hutchinson remarried, as did her ex-husband, Ernest.

Name Wilfred B. Wilde
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 14 May 1896
Event Place , Hanover, Michigan, United States
Spouse's Name Helen M. Thompson Hutchinson
Spouse's Age 45
Spouse's Birthplace Lyons, N.Y.

Blanche was living with her mother, Mrs. Wilde, her brother Luther Hutchinson, and her stepbrother, Marcus Wilde, in Fremont, California, in 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

Blanche married William Foster in 1910.

Name William Foster
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 01 Jun 1910
Event Place Santa Clara, California, United States
Gender Male
Age 39
Birth Year (Estimated) 1871
Spouse's Name Blanche Hutchinson
Spouse's Age 32
Spouse's Gender Female
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1878

Census 1920
Mountain View, Santa Clara, California
Wm Foster Head M 48 England
Blanche Foster Wife F 40 Michigan
Pearl Foster Daughter F 11 California
Helen Foster Daughter F 6 California

Census 1930
Mountain View, Santa Clara, California
William Foster  Head M 59 England
Blanche E Foster Wife  F 51 Michigan
Helen M Foster Daughter F 16 California

Census 1940
Mountain View..Santa Clara, California
Blanch Foster Head F 63 Michigan
Helen Foster Daughter F 25 California

Blanche Hutchinson Foster died in 1956:

Name Blanche Foster
Event Type Death
Event Date 17 Jul 1956
Event Place Santa Clara, California, United States
Birth Date 26 May 1878
Birthplace Michigan
Gender Female
Father's Name Hutchinson
Mother's Name Thompson

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Robert Coventry #2557

#2557. Robert Coventry 7 (Rachel Richmond 6, Cyrus 5, Cyrus 4, John 3, Edward 2, John 1) married Harriet Bomsteel.

This one?


Name Robert H. Coventry
Spouse's Name Maria Bonestale
Event Date 26 May 1839
Event Place Protestant Reformed Dutch Church Of Leeds,Catskill,Greene,New York

Maria Coventry mentioned on this message board:
Found in Greene County: Newspaper notice from 21 April 1866:
John Bonestel of Catskill died at age 74.Wife: Deborah, son Martin, executor.People named in notice:

Deborah, of Catskill
Charles D. Bonesteel, residing at Austin, Nevada Terr.
Julia Ann Fitch, residing at Willoughby
Jarva and Baker Bonesteel of Cross, Indiana
George Bonesteel, Albert Bonesteel, and Maria Coventry of Troy, NY,
all Heirs at law and next of kin of John Bonesteel, late of town of Catskill.
1870 Census taken in Troy, Rensselaer, New York:

Robert H Coventry M 54 New York
Maria L Coventry F 52 New York
Charles Pattison M 28 Vermont
William Campbell M 26 Scotland
Bernard Smith M 27 New York
Eliza M Harris F 59 New York
Ella Evars F 20 New York
Thomas Hooper M 26 Maine
Catharine Howard F 12 New York
Ellen Hooper F 24 Maine

Maria L. Coventry (Wife of Robert H. Coventry)
Rensselaer County, New York
14 September 1870
Recorded: 8 February 1871
Image 202
Witnesses: C. E. Patterson; LaMotte Rhodes, both of Troy, Rensselaer, New York
Daughter Julia A. Shelly, wife of Henry Shelly
Sister, Julia A. Fitch, wife of George E. Fitch

Friday, January 27, 2017

Randall Neefus Saunders

Randall Neefus Saunders, son of Ann Neefus Saunders and grandson of Rachel Richmond Neefus.

Authored By Randall Neefus Saunders

Census 1880
Claverack, Columbia, New York
Benjamin Saunders Self M 39 New York, United States
Ann M Saunders Wife F 38 New York, United States
Randall N Saunders  Son M 11 New York, United States
Georgianna Green Other F 19 New York, United States

Census 1900
Hudson city Ward 3, Columbia, New York
Randall W Saunders Head M 32 New York
Florence J P Saunders Wife  F 29 New York
[No children; 3 years of marriage]

1910 Census (no children in household)

1920 Census (no children in household)

Hudson, Columbia, New York, United States
Randall N Saunders  Head M 61 New York
Florence L Saunders Wife  F 58 New York
Benjamin Saunders Father M 89 New York

 Hudson, Hudson City, Columbia, New York
Randall N Saunders  Head M 71 New York
Florence Saunders Wife  F 68 New York

1955 Obituary in the Chatham Courier on January 27th

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Hannah Amelia Richmond

HANNAH AMELIA RICHMOND (8), (Abiathar (7), Abiathar (6), Gideon (5), Nathaniel (4), Edward (3), John (2), John (1)) was born in Ashfield, Mass., May 3, 1828. She married, January 1855, Charles Colman. He was in the Civil War. He separated from his wife, and was reunited several times; he was intemperate and of a roving disposition; lived in Ashfield and many other towns in New England and the Middle States. After his death she married Mr. Knight*, but left him about 1881.
Lucy Ann Colman, born about 1855; married and resided in Pennsylvania. Several children.
Addie Colman, born about 1857; married in Pennsylvania. Several children.
George Colman; born about 1860. Married in Shelburne Falls, Mass.
William Colman; born about 1864.
Minnie Colman; born about 1866. Married in Connecticut. One child.

From the General Index to Pensions, Coleman, Charles A. (Alias) Coleman, Ambrose B.:

Name: Abiathar Richman
Event Type: Census
Ashfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 50
Race: White
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Abiathar Richman M 50 Massachusetts
Electa Richman F 49 Massachusetts [nee Clark]
Hannah Richman F 22 Massachusetts
Louis Richman F 20 Massachusetts
George Richman M 17 Massachusetts
Allen Richman M 15 Massachusetts
Edmund Richman M 13 Massachusetts
Sara Richman F 6 Massachusetts

Census 1870
New York, [Orleans, Barre]
[Amelia Coleman 41 Massachusetts]
[Lucy Coleman 14 Massachusetts]
Adie Coleman F 12 Massachusetts
George Coleman M 9 Massachusetts
Willie Coleman M 4 Vermont
Minnie Coleman F 2 Massachusetts
Emmeline Wright F 55 New Hampshire

Event Date: 02 May 1882
Event Place: Huntington, Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Age: 46
Marital Status: Unknown
Birthplace: Huntington
Birth Year (Estimated): 1836
Father's Name: Whitman Knight
Mother's Name: Harriet
Spouse's Name: Amelia H. Coleman
Spouse's Marital Status: Unknown
Spouse's Father's Name: Abiather Richmond
Spouse's Mother's Name: Electa
Certificate Number: 185

Her second husband, Charles Knight, remarried.

Census 1900
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Amelia H Coleman Head F 71 Massachusetts
Herbert G Coleman Son M 16 Massachusetts [sic - grandson]
Mother of 5/3living

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Anna (Richmond) Warner #6250

#6250.  Anna Elizabeth Whitwell Richmond 8 (Bradford P., 7; Bradford, 6; Perez, 5; Perez, 4; Silvester, 3; Edward, 2; John 1) was born December 11, 1842.  She married, June 29, 1865, W. P. Warner.  he was a lawyer; settled in Winchester, Tenn.; removed in 1862 to St. Paul, Minn., where he resided in 1895.  Children were Anna Richmond Warner and Richmond Perez Warner.

St Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota
W P Warner Self M 42 New York
Anna E R Warner Wife  F 37 New York
Anna R Warner Daughter F 10 Minnesota
Richmond G Warner Son M 8 Minnesota
Maria Mccarrack Other F 25 Ireland

Anna was a widow by 1920.

More from The descendants of Andrew Warner:


See an article about the Richmond vault at Oakwood Cemetery here.

"When Bradford and Anna's daughter, Anna Richmond Warner, died in June of 1931, records indicate she was buried 'in front of vault.'"

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Takes Two To Industrial School

Are these people Richmond Book descendants?  Not sure.

Earl Clarence Richmond and his brother, Frank Leonard Richmond, were the subject of articles in the Grand Rapids Press:

Grand Rapids Press
30 March 1912, Page 2
Hard For Father
Takes two sons to Industrial School
Father, William Richmond
Sons, Frank, age 14, and Earl, age 11

Grand Rapids Press
1902-11-20, Page 1
Blew A Hand Off
Peculiar accident to little Earl Richmond
Found some "sticks"
2 1/2 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. William Richmond
235 Division Street

United States Census, 1900
Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head William Richmond M 50 Michigan
Wife Anna Richmond F 32 Michigan
Son Frank Richmond M 3 Michigan
Son Earl Richmond M 0 Michigan

United States Census, 1920
Grand Rapids Ward 3, Kent, Michigan
  Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head William H Richmond M 67 Michigan
Son Frank Richmond M 21 Michigan
Son Early Richmond M 19 Michigan

Saturday, November 26, 2016

#7759 Anna

The Richmond Family Book included the following:

William Richmond's daughter:

Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island
Wm A Richmond M 39 Rhode Island
Elisabeth Richmond F 35 Rhode Island
Anna A Richmond F 14 Rhode Island
Joseph C Pearce M 31 Rhode Island

Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island
William A Richmond M 49 Rhode Island
Elizebeth A Richmond F 41 Rhode Island
Anna A Richmond F 23 Rhode Island

Married Charles H. Norris (FindAGrave link)

From the FindAGrave memorial for Anna A. Richmond Norris:
Birth: Aug. 7, 1835
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1888
Fresno County
California, USA

Census 1870
Event Place Rhode Island [Bristol]
William A Richmond M 60 Rhode Island
Elizabeth A Richmond F 55 Rhode Island
Rebecca C Gorham F 38 Massachusetts
Angenette E Gorham F 13 Rhode Island
Rebecca Gorham F 9 Rhode Island
Charles H Norris M 37 Massachusetts
Anna A Norris F 33 Rhode Island

Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island
Charles H Norris Self M 46 Massachusetts, United States
Anna A Norris Wife F 44 Rhode Island, United States
Charles H Norris Son M 9 Rhode Island, United States
Williom A Norris Son M 6 Rhode Island, United States
Mabel E Norris Daughter F 5 California, United States
Waldo R Norris Son M 3 Rhode Island, United States
Elis Richmond Mother F 65 Rhode Island, United States
Caty Brien Other F 50 Ireland