Thursday, April 28, 2011

Benjamin & Effie (Libby) Richmond

6268.  BENJAMIN RICHMOND 8, (John B. 7, Perez O. 6, Perez 5, Perez 4, Silvester 3, Edward 2, John 1) was born January 12, 1861.  He married, February 11, 1891, Effie Louise Libby [b. Nov 1864 in Mass.]*.  The resided in Medford, Mass., in 1896.

8059:  Harold Bours 9, born March 22, 1892. [Graduate of MIT]
8060.  Ruth Adelaide 9, born Dec. 5, 1893.
Theodore C. Richmond, born October 1896
**"  Paul G. Richmond, b. 1905 [per 1920 census]
" Pauline Richmond, b. 1905 [per 1920 census]

United States Census, 1900
name:    Benjamin Richmond [Druggist]
residence:    Medford city, Middlesex, Massachusetts
     Household    Gender    Age
      Benjamin Richmond    M   
spouse    Effie L Richmond    F   
child    Harold B Richmond    M   
child    Ruth A Richmond    F   
child    Theodore C Richmond    M   

*Effie Louise Libby

United States Census, 1880
name:    Effie L. Libby
residence:    Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts
father's birthplace:    Maine, United States
mother's birthplace:    Maine, United States
parent    Albion Libby    M    53
parent    Maria W. Libby    F    53
Adelaide Libby    F    26
Bertha M. Libby    F    19
      Effie L. Libby    F    15

From History of Durham, Maine (marriage of Effie (Libby) Richmond's parents [Maria Weeks and Albion Libby]:

An announcement of the marriage between Ruth Adelaide Richmond, daughter of Benjamin and granddaughter of John Bours Richmond, can be found here.  She married George Kimball Pereley.

**Paul G. Richmond in the 1930 Census:

United States Census, 1930
event place:    Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts
 Household    Gender    Age
      Paul G Richmond    M    25
spouse    Marion P Richmond    F    26
child    Nancy Richmond    F    0

As descendants of Silvester Richmond (who married a Mayflower descendant), these Richmonds are Mayflower descendants.

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