Nathaniel M. Richmond was the brother-in-law of Major General Stephen D. Ramseur. Both Nathaniel and his sister, Ellen (Richmond) Ramseur, were children of Caleb Hazard Richmond's 2nd marriage to Mary Randolph Dodson. His sister Ellen and niece, Mary Ramseur, were enumerated with Nathaniel in the 1880 census.
N. M. RICHMOND Self M Male W 31 NC Founder & Farmer RI NC
L. L. RICHMOND Wife M Female W 24 NC At Home VA NC
A. H. RICHMOND Dau S Female W 4 NC NC NC
N. M. RICHMOND Son S Male W 2 NC NC NC
L. M. RICHMOND Dau S Female W 5M NC NC NC
Mary R. RICHMOND Mother W Female W 70 NC At Home NC NC
E. E. RAMSEUR Sister W Female W 39 NC Keeping House RI NC
M. D. RAMSEUR Niece S Female W 15 NC At Home NC NC
C. R. DAVSON Cousin S Male W 18 TX At Home NC AL
I. E. DAVSON Cousin S Female W 12 TX At Home NC AL
Julia HODGE Other S Female B 25 NC Servant NC NC
George HODGE Other S Male B 9 NC Servant NC NC
Warner HODGE Other S Male B 22 NC Farm Hand NC NC
Lou JEFFREYS Other S Female B 21 NC Nurse NC NC
Source Information: Census Place Milton, Caswell, North Carolina
There is additional information about the Dodson lineage in the following source: Ege, Thompson P. Dodson genealogy, 1600-1907 Philadelphia, Pa.: Deemer & Jaisohn, 1908, 440 pgs.
Nathaniel Richmond married Elizabeth Lewis, daughter of John & Ann (Hinton) Lewis.
Additional information in source: McAllister, John Meriwether, Genealogies of the Lewis and kindred families Columbia, Mo.: E.W. Stephens Pub. Co., 1906, 418 pgs.