Franklin Dewey Richards

Male 1821 - 1899  (78 years)


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  • Name Franklin Dewey Richards 
    Born 2 Apr 1821  Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 13 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Dec 1899  Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 14078  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I122887  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 17 May 2009 

    Father Phineas Howe Richards,   b. 15 Nov 1788, Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1874, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Wealthy Dewey,   b. 6 Sep 1786, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1853, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1818  Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Snyder,   b. 31 Jan 1823, Pamelia, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1912, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1842  Job Creek, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Wealthy Lovisa Richards,   b. 2 Nov 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1846, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth McFate,   b. 28 Oct 1829, , Mercer, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1847, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years) 
    Sealed S (LDS) 23 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Jan 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F25715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Sarah Snyder,   b. 1812, Ernestown, Onterio, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1894, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1849  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F35634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Rhoda Harriett Foss,   b. 19 Apr 1830, Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1881  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F24913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Mary Thompson,   b. 21 Oct 1827, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1905, Riverside, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1857  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F36873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jan 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Oct 1849 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Mar 1857 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Mar 1857 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 5, Lot 46, E 1/2
      Warrington: Block 35, Lot 4, W/S
      Brigham Young: Lot 68 (Tenant)
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black Black and Plewe, pp 3287-3288

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 8
      Hancock County Marriage Register, p 38
      High Priest of Nauvoo and SLC, LDS Archives, p 115
      Early 70's and High Priests Index, LDS Archives, p 119
      70's Record,before 1850, H Black, pp 620-621
      Members LDS, 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 36 pp 609-619
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, Black and Black Vol 5 pp 3060-3061
      Early Mormon Records, Nauvoo, Lyman Deplatt, Vol 1 p 120

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, p 1130, 160
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, pp 115-121 & 685-686
      Heart Throbs of the West, Kate Carter, pp 275, 215, 412
      Mormon Redress Petitions, Clark Johnson, p 585

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Biography of Franklin Dewey Richards, (1821-1899). UG&HM 1: 1-1, 4 pages
      Their Faces Toward Zion by Richard N. Holzapfel, pp 130 (photograph), 131

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank:
      Discourse, Holding Fast to the Iron Rod
      Times and Seasons, Vol 5 p 596, Vol 6 pp 780-781
      Internet Research:
      ancestry.com: FGR, 1 page
      lds.org: Church History, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1 page