Franklin Dewey Richards[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15]

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 
    Baptized (LDS) 19 Jan 1973  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Person ID I13994  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Phineas 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 
    Sealed P (LDS) 4 Jun 1973  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9865  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  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1842 
    Children 
     1. Isaac Phineas Richards,   d. Mount Pisgah, Union, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Welthy Lovisa Richards,   b. 2 Nov 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1846  (Age 2 years)
    Family ID F9893  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 
    Family ID F8981  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Rhoda Harriet Foss,   b. 19 Apr 1830, Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1881  (Age 51 years) 
    Sealed S (LDS) 6 Mar 1857 
    Family ID F7657  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 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) 
    Family ID F9894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Nanny Longstroth,   b. 15 Apr 1828, Arncliffe, Yorkshire West Riding, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1911  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F9895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 5, Lot 46, E 1/2
      Warrington: Block 35, Lot 4, W/S
      B. Young: Lot 68 (Tenant)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 8
      Hancock County Marriage Register, p 38
      70's Record, pp 620-621
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 36, pp 609-619
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black Vol 5, pp 3060-3061
      Nauvoo Temple Prayer Circle
      Brigadier General in Nauvoo Legion

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 1130
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, pp 115-121 & 685
      Heart Throbs of the West, pp 275, 215, 412
      "Writings" diskette code: RICHF21B.GH "Biography of Franklin Dewey RICHARDS,"
      (1821-1899). UG&HM 1: 1-1. p.4.

      SPOUSE# 2 Sarah SNYDER
      # 3 Charlotte FOX
      Refer to list in file

      SON: Isaac Phineas Richards buried at Mt. Pisgah...Died same day he was born.

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for Elizabeth Richards wife of Franklin Richards, "Elizabeth Richards; age 17 yrs., 5 mos., 1 day; wife of Franklin Richards; deceased, Mar. 29, 1847; disease, Scurvy; birthplace, Penn.; birthdate, Oct. 28, 1829; grave no. 121."

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a "List of the Deaths and Burials in the Camp of Israel at Cutler's Park, after Sept, 1846. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for F. D. Richards daughter Welthy Lovisa Richards, "Age 2 yrs. 10 mos, 12 days, D. of F.d. and Jane S. R., Deceased Sept 14, 1846, Birthplace Nauvoo, Ill., Birthdate Nov. 2 1843, Grave No. 1.

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , pp 620-621.

    2. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , by Black and Black Vol 5, pp 3060-3061.

    3. [S25] USA - Illinois - Hancock County Marriage Index, 1829-1849, Tri-County Genealogical Society, compiler, (1983), 38.

    4. [S5] Book - Heart Throbs of the West, 12 vols., Carter, Kate B., compiler, (Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1939-1951), , pp 275, 215, 412.

    5. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University).

    6. [S58] Book - LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, 4 vols, Jenson, Andrew, (Andrew Jenson History Co., Salt Lake City, Utah, 1901), , pp 115-121 & 685.

    7. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 36, pp 609-619.

    8. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 8.

    9. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 1130.

    10. [S212] Periodical - Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, 1: 1-1. p.4.

    11. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, History.
      The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine 1 (January 1910):1-5.

    12. [S212] Periodical - Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine, 1 (January 1910):1-5.

    13. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    14. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    15. [S14153] .

    16. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.