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John Daniel Richards and Susan Woodside
Posted by: Brenda Alston-Bradford (ID *****6688) Date: May 23, 2007 at 18:26:29
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Descendants of William RICHARDS


Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM2 RICHARDS (GEORGE1) was born in Virginia, and died 21 Sep 1795 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He married MARY CHAMPION, daughter of ORLANDO CHAMPION and MARY ?.

More About WILLIAM RICHARDS:
Will: 13 Dec 1744, Will of Orlando Champion

More About MARY CHAMPION:
Probate: 09 Jan 1744, Chowan Co., North Carolina1
       
Children of WILLIAM RICHARDS and MARY CHAMPION are:
2.       i.       BENJAMIN3 RICHARDS, b. Abt. 1750, Franklin Co., North Carolina; d. 10 May 1802, Franklin Co., North Carolina.
3.       ii.       MAJOR RICHARDS, b. Abt. 1745.
       iii.       MARY RICHARDS.
       iv.       WILLIAM F. RICHARDS.


Generation No. 2

2. BENJAMIN3 RICHARDS (WILLIAM2, GEORGE1) was born Abt. 1750 in Franklin Co., North Carolina, and died 10 May 1802 in Franklin Co., North Carolina2. He married ANNE SMITH Abt. 1787 in Franklin Co., North Carolina, daughter of JAMES SMITH and MARY GARY. She was born Abt. 1762 in Franklin Co., North Carolina, and died in North Carolina.

More About BENJAMIN RICHARDS:
Census: 1790, Franklin County, North Carolina
Military service: Military Revolutionary War

More About ANNE SMITH:
Military service: Bet. 1836 - 1851, Filied pension
Pension: 1836, Rejected
       
Children of BENJAMIN RICHARDS and ANNE SMITH are:
       i.       WALTER4 RICHARDS, b. 28 Feb 1786, Franklin County, North Carolina.
4.       ii.       GREEN SMITH RICHARDS, b. 11 Sep 1787, Franklin Co., North Carolina; d. Jan 1820, Laurens Co., South Carolina.
       iii.       ANN RCHARDS, b. 07 Sep 1796, Franklin County, North Carolina.
       iv.       POLLY H. RCHARDS, b. 07 Sep 1796, Franklin County, North Carolina; m. (1) STEPHEN TART, 26 Feb 1810, Orange Co., North Carolina; m. (2) WILLIAM WOODLEY, 10 Jan 1860, Granville Co., North Carolina.
5.       v.       JAMES RICHARDS, b. Nov 1797, Franklin County, North Carolina.
       vi.       BENJAMIN RICHARDS JR., b. 14 Dec 1798, Franklin County, North Carolina.
6.       vii.       ARCHIBALD RICHARDS, b. 09 Mar 1801, Franklin County, North Carolina.


3. MAJOR3 RICHARDS (WILLIAM2, GEORGE1) was born Abt. 1745.
       
Child of MAJOR RICHARDS is:
       i.       MARY REBECCA4 RICHARDS, b. 1791, North Carolina.


Generation No. 3

4. GREEN SMITH4 RICHARDS (BENJAMIN3, WILLIAM2, GEORGE1) was born 11 Sep 1787 in Franklin Co., North Carolina, and died Jan 1820 in Laurens Co., South Carolina. He married ELIZABETH HAYES 09 May 1812 in Granville Co., North Carolina, daughter of JAMES HAYES. She was born Abt. 1795 in Granville Co., NC.

More About GREEN SMITH RICHARDS:
Probate: 15 Jan 1820, Filied of Probate3
Property: 1841, Decd. Land record of sale of Green Richards

More About ELIZABETH HAYES:
Census: 1850, Wife of Chirstopher Woodson
Inventory of Sale: 11 Dec 1822, Listed on Estate of Lewis Linvell
Probate: 1820, Green Richards
Property: 02 Feb 1820, Bill of Sale property of Green Richards
       
Children of GREEN RICHARDS and ELIZABETH HAYES are:
7.       i.       JOHN GREEN5 RICHARDS, b. Abt. 1820, Laurens Co., South Carolina; d. 1863, Corinth, Mississippi.
       ii.       NANCY RICHARDS, m. I. O' SHIELDS.


5. JAMES4 RICHARDS (BENJAMIN3, WILLIAM2, GEORGE1) was born Nov 1797 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He married MARY ANN HASWELL 17 Dec 1838 in Granville Co., North Carolina. She was born 1815.
       
Children of JAMES RICHARDS and MARY HASWELL are:
       i.       MARY5 RICHARDS, b. 1841.
       ii.       BENJAMIN RICHARDS, b. 1844.
       iii.       FRANCES RICHARDS, b. 1845.
       iv.       ANN RICHARDS, b. 1850.


6. ARCHIBALD4 RICHARDS (BENJAMIN3, WILLIAM2, GEORGE1) was born 09 Mar 1801 in Franklin County, North Carolina. He married NANCY B. ALLEN 17 Oct 1838 in Wake Co., North Carolina.
       
Children of ARCHIBALD RICHARDS and NANCY ALLEN are:
       i.       LOUISA5 RICHARDS, b. 1834.
       ii.       FRANCES RICHARDS, b. 1846.
       iii.       GEORGE RICHARDS, b. 1845.
       iv.       BECCY RICHARDS, b. 1840.
       v.       ELIZABETH RICHARDS, b. 1842.
       vi.       LEWIS RICHARDS, b. 1844.
       vii.       MARCELLUS RICHARDS, b. 1846.


Generation No. 4

7. JOHN GREEN5 RICHARDS (GREEN SMITH4, BENJAMIN3, WILLIAM2, GEORGE1) was born Abt. 1820 in Laurens Co., South Carolina4, and died 1863 in Corinth, Mississippi. He married AMANDA J. SOUTH Abt. 1847 in Laurens County, South Carolina, daughter of DANIEL SOUTH and MARGARET LEAKE. She was born Abt. 1820 in Laurens Co., South Carolina, and died Abt. 1863 in Washington Co., IL.

More About JOHN GREEN RICHARDS:
Census: 1860, Marion Co., Alabama Westerm Dost. Page 578 & 579
History: 1979, Washington Co., IL
Military service: 1862, Enlisted December 5, 1862, glendale, MS, Mustered 31, Dec. 1862 Corinth, MS
Property: 08 Apr 1847, Land Record

Marriage Notes for JOHN RICHARDS and AMANDA SOUTH:
John Green Richards married Amanda South abt. 1846, Laurens Co., SC who was the daughter of Daniel South of Laurens Co., SC John G. Richard lived next door to the sisters families in 1860 Census, the ages of spouse were mixed in both census 1850, 1860.
       
Children of JOHN RICHARDS and AMANDA SOUTH are:
       i.       MARGARET E. A.6 RICHARDS, b. 18 Mar 1849, Laurens Co., South Carolina; d. 24 Jan 1915, Washington Co., IL; m. THOMAS WESLEY JOY LOGAN, 26 Aug 1866, Washington County, Illinois; b. 27 Jul 1848, Washington Co., IL; d. 16 Sep 1935, Wapato, Yakima Co., Washington.

Notes for THOMAS WESLEY JOY LOGAN:
serviced in the Civil War

       ii.       JOHN DANIEL RICHARDS, b. 16 Oct 1850, Laurens Co., South Carolina; d. 23 May 1938, Ranger, Eastland Co., Texas; m. LOUISA SUSAN WOODSIDES, 26 Nov 1871, Nashville, Washington Co., Illinois5; b. 05 Jan 1852, Nashville, Washington Co., IL; d. 02 Sep 1927, Ranger, Eastland Co., Texas.

More About JOHN DANIEL RICHARDS:
Burial: 1938, Evergreen Cemetery, Ranger, Eastland Co., TX
Census: 1850, Laurens Co., South Carolina
Marriage record: 1871, Marriage Book C, Page 65 #156, Washington Co., IL

More About LOUISA SUSAN WOODSIDES:
Death Record: 05 Sep 1927, City of Ranger,Eastland Co, Texas

       iii.       BENJAMIN FRANKLIN RICHARDS, b. 01 Jan 1854, Laurens Co., South Carolina; d. 08 Jan 1933, Irvington, Washington Co., IL; m. RETTA PITCHFORD, 1883, Nashville, Washington Co., IL; d. 06 Oct 1943, Nashville, Washington Co., IL.
       iv.       JAMES ROBERT RICHARDS, b. 14 Feb 1856, Laurens Co., South Carolina; d. 19 Jan 1949, Covington, Washington Co., IL; m. PAULINA BABB; d. 29 Dec 1934, Nashville, Washington Co., IL.

Notes for JAMES ROBERT RICHARDS:
Soldier Records
john G. Richards
Name of Depnedent (minor) James R. Richards
Seirvce: A 1st Alabama Cav.
Date of Filing: October 31, 1883
application #310117
Certificate #268708
State from wich filed: OL

       v.       WILLIAM RICHARDS, b. 1858, Marion Co., Alabama; d. 1863, Washington Co., IL.



Endnotes

1. NORTH CAROLINA WILL ABSTARCTS 1660-1790, Orlando CHAMPION, Chowan Co., Dec. 13, 1744; April 19, 1745, (note-Orlando Chapion came into Chowan Co., from Isle of Wight Co., VA about 1715) Daughter and Excutrix: Elizabeth Nal. Other legtees and devisees: Mary, wife of William Richards; Ann wife of Joseph Anderson, Edward Champion (Brother) William Richards. Executors: Joseph Anderson and Joseph Blount. Witnesses-Nathaniel Matthews, John Verlin, James Fennison. Justic: J. Haley.
2. Will and probate of Franklin Co., NC.
3. Judge of Probate, #5, Laurens Co., S.C.
4. United State Goverment, First Alabama Cavalry.
5. Washington County Clerk, Page 14, Book A.



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