John Richmond

M, b. circa 1626/27, d. 7 October 1715
  • Note*: FAMILY HISTORY
    No record of it, but probable that he had a wife who died in 1662 before Abigail
    as she was only 13 when Mary was born

    FROM: Colonial Familes of the United States p. 402
    John Richmond, was b. circa 1627 before his father came to this country. d 7th Oct. 1715, aged 88. m Abigail Rogers, b. 1641 d 1 Aug 1727, aged 86, dau of John Rogers of Duxbury who came to America on the Mayflower. Both John an Abigail are buried in Taunton MA. Their descendents are all qualified for membership in the Society of Mayflower descendents.
  • Birth*: John Richmond was born circa 1626/27 at England.
  • Marriage*: He married Susanna Hayward in 1653 at Bridgewater, Plymouth County, MA, USA.
  • Occupation*: He appears to have been a man of importance and was chosen to serve in various capacities. In 1672 he was appointed, with James Walker, to purchase lands of the Indians; wras member of the town council in 1675-76 and 1690, and also served as constable, commissioner and surveyor in March, 1677; he was distributor of ten pounds "Irish charity", sent from Dublin, Ireland, in 1676, to be divided among the sufferers during King Philip's war. "He was a member of every important committee in Taunton for the purchase, division and settlement of land and other matters of public interest. He was interested in several extensive purchases of land from the Indians in both
    Massachusetts and Rhode Island" circa 1664.1
  • Death*: John Richmond died on 7 October 1715 at Taunton, Bristol County, MA, USAG.1

Family: Susanna Hayward b. 1629

Citations

  1. [S676] William Richard Cutter, New England families, 462-463.

Captain Edward Richmond

M, b. circa 1631/32, d. November 1696
  • Misc*: Captain Edward Richmond was Edward Richmond, a man of refined and scholarly tastes, was one of the founders of Little Compton, Rhode Island, and the owner of large tracts of virgin soil bought from the Indians.1
  • Birth*: He was born circa 1631/32 at Amesbury, Wiltshire, England.2
  • Marriage*: He married Abigail Davis in June 1658 at Newport County, RI, USA.2
  • Marriage*: Captain Edward Richmond married Amy Bull circa 1669.
  • Will*: Captain Edward Richmond left a will circa 1696; He and his wife Amy joined in a deed, August 20, 1685. He conveyed, February 16, 1691-2, to Henry Bull, his "Father-in-law" and "Grandfather of my two youngest children," certain land in trust for them, and "my now wife, Amy," referring in it to a deed to his son Edward, made May 20, 1686.

    The inventory of his estate was filed December 8, 1696, and on the twentieth of the same month his estate was divided among Edward, eldest son; son John, for himself and his sister, Abigail Remington; William Palmer, John Palmer, Silvester Richmond, Sarah Richmond and Thomas Burdges. (The two Palmers and Burdges [Burgess] were husbands of his daughters).3
  • Burial*: He was buried after November 1696 at Little Compton, Newport County, RI, USA.3
    Edward Richmond gravestone, Richmond Cemetery. Photo courtesy of Jay Richmond.
  • Death*: He died in November 1696 at Sakonnet, Newport County, RI, USA.2

Family 1: Abigail Davis b. 31 Oct 1635

Family 2: Amy Bull

Citations

  1. [S675] Benjamin Tinkham Marshall, Modern history of New London County.
  2. [S254] Mills genealogy, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial # 23254608.

Sarah Richmond

F, b. circa 1637/38, d. circa 1691
  • Birth*: Sarah Richmond was born circa 1637/38 at USA.
  • Death*: She died circa 1691.1

Citations

  1. [S676] William Richard Cutter, New England families, 462-463.

Mary Richmond

F, b. circa 1638/39, d. 13 October 1715

Family: William Paul b. 1624, d. 6 Nov 1704

Citations

  1. [S676] William Richard Cutter, New England families, 462-463.

Abigail Rogers

F, b. 1640/41, d. 1 August 1727

Mary Richmond

F, b. 2 June 1654, d. 5 November 1732

Citations

  1. [S904] Unknown compiler, "Family Tree", Ancestral File, Family Tree ID: LDWP-FHC.

John Richmond

M, b. 6 June 1656, d. 20 September 1672
  • Note*:
  • Birth*: John Richmond was born on 6 June 1656 at Bridgewater.
  • CauseDeath: Noted as Killed by the upsetting of a cart.1
  • Death*: He died on 20 September 1672 at age 16.

Citations

  1. [S676] William Richard Cutter, New England families, 462-463.

Thomas Richmond

M, b. 2 February 1658/59, d. 14 December 1705
  • Marriage Fact*: Unmarried.1
  • Note*: Died unmarried in Middleboro.
  • Birth*: Thomas Richmond was born on 2 February 1658/59 at Newport, Newport County, RI, USA.
  • Death*: He died on 14 December 1705 at Middleboro at age 46.

Citations

  1. [S676] William Richard Cutter, New England families, 462-463.

Susanna Richmond

F, b. 4 November 1661

Patricia Jean Swartz

F, b. 9 August 1928, d. 5 November 1999

Patricia Jean Swartz Quade
  • Residence*: Patricia Jean Swartz and Laurence William Quade lived at Cottonwood County, MN, USA.
    Laurence Quade farm, 1988
  • Birth*: Patricia Jean Swartz was born on 9 August 1928 at Amo township, Cottonwood County, MN, USA.
    Patricia Swartz about 1929
  • Graduation*: She was graduated circa 1946.
  • Marriage*: She married Laurence William Quade on 8 September 1948 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.1
    Patricia Swartz and Laurence Quade wedding, 1948
  • Death*: Patricia Jean Swartz died on 5 November 1999 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG, at age 71; Pancreatic Cancer.
  • Burial*: She was buried on 8 November 1999 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.2,3
    Laurence and Patricia Quade gravestone, St. John's cemtery
  • Note*: From: Funeral flyer
    Patricia Jean (Swartz) Quade, the daughter of Lewis Swartz and Ida (Richmond) Swartz was born August 9, 1928 in Amo township. Her family farmed around Jeffers until they moved to town. Her father was a bus driver and carpenter, her mother a schoolteacher.
    Pat was christened March 12 at her Grandma and Grandpa David and Mary Ann (Cuthbert) Nobles on their Golden Wedding Celebration in Windom by Reverend Louie of the Presbyterian Church. She was confirmed in the Methodist church of Jeffers and after marriage joined the Trinity Lutheran Church. Following graduation from Jeffers School she worked two years in Windom as a telephone operator. September 8 (the anniversary of her parents) 1948, she married Laurence Quade. to this marriage, eight children were born.
    She was an active member of the Trinity Lutheran church in Jeffers--also the Women's Organization--having served in nearly all of the offices, also an active member of the Circle, Band Mothers, and many other activities that her eight children were involved in. She did not hesitate to take them to piano lessons, band lessons, swimming lessons, 4-h activities, scouts, etc.
    She found time to square dance, round dance, ballroom and line dance--she loved them all! Most of all she loved having her family around and the good old songfests they had. She was proud of each one and all their accomplishments! She thoroughly enjoyed having her 24 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren around.
    In 1991, Laurence died and she continuted to live on the farm enjoying farm life.
    She is survived by her children James (Joleen) of Jeffers, Janis (David) Nickel of Sanborn, William (Toni) of Storden, Richard (Bev) of Sanborn, Roger (Jean) of Jeffers, Douglas (Sue) of Jeffers, Connie Quade (Joe McKenna) of Grand Prairie TX, and Nancy (Steve) Hamlin of Fort Worth, TX. one brother, Stanley Swartz (Delrose) of Fergus Falls, MN and one sister-in-law Delores (charles) swartz of Wessington, SD.
    She was preceded in death by her husband Laurence and one brother Charles Swartz of Wessington, SD. on 8 November 1999.4

Family: Laurence William Quade b. 2 Sep 1922, d. 6 Jan 1991

Citations

  1. [S195] Laurence and Pat Quade Photo; unknown repository.
  2. [S488] Unknown author, St. John's Interments.
  3. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial 57310308.
  4. [S248] Patricia Jean Quade.

Joseph Richmond

M, b. 8 December 1663
  • Note*: FROM: Colonial Families of the United States p. 403
    Lieutenant Joseph Richmond b Taunton 8 Dec 1663 date of death unknown, m 26 June 1685 Mary Andrews dau of Henry and Mary Andrews of Taunton.
  • Birth*: Joseph Richmond was born on 8 December 1663 at Taunton, Bristol County, MA, USAG.
  • Marriage*: He married Mary Andrews on 26 June 1685.

Edward Richmond

M, b. 8 February 1664/65, d. 1741

Samuel Richmond

M, b. 23 September 1668, d. circa 11 June 1736

Sarah Richmond

F, b. 26 February 1670/71

John Richmond

M, b. 5 December 1673

Ebenezer Richmond

M, b. 12 May 1676

Abigail Richmond

F, b. 26 February 1678/79

Abigail Davis

F, b. 31 October 1635

Family: Captain Edward Richmond b. c 1631/32, d. Nov 1696

Citations

  1. [S254] Mills genealogy, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 36603000.

Abigail Richmond

F, b. 1655/56, d. 1743/44
  • Birth*: Abigail Richmond was born in 1655/56.
  • Death*: She died in 1743/44.

Edward Richmond

M, b. 1657/58, d. 14 February 1742

Family: Sarah (?) b. 1664, d. 1743

Citations

  1. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial #76939081.

Arthur Lewis Swartz1

M, b. 25 October 1863, d. 27 April 1922

Arthur Swartz Family - Back: Mable, Bessie, Willis, Coral, Ethel. Front: Lewis, Lizzie (mother) Iris, Earl
  • Occupation*: Farmer.2
  • Description*: Arthur Lewis Swartz was described as Medical: Had a stroke 1915, was a diabetic.
  • Name Variation: He was also known as Lou Swartz Arthur Louis on death cert.
  • Birth*: He was born on 25 October 1863 at Crawford County, IA, USA.2
  • Residence*: He and Emma Lizzie Springer lived between 1890 and 1895 at Cherokee County, IA, USA; lived on farm near Ida Grove.
  • Marriage*: Arthur Lewis Swartz married Emma Lizzie Springer on 27 July 1890 at Ida County, IA, USA.3
    Lizze and Arthur Swartz
  • Residence: Arthur Lewis Swartz and Emma Lizzie Springer lived between 1895 and 1938 at Amo Township, Cottonwood County, MN, USA; farmed.
  • Note*: Arthur a well-known and well-to-do farmer of Amo Township is a native of Iowa,born in Clinton County Oct. 25, 1863. Reared on the paternal farm, early beganfarming for himself and after awhile located on a farm in Cherokee county.
    Married in 1890 and in 1895 disposed of his farming interests in Iowa and came to MN. Bought a farm of 150 acres in Amo township. There his family has made their home being pleasantly and comfortably situated. Mr. Swartz is an excellent farmer and his place is well improved and profitably cultivated, ho
    long having been recognized as one of the substantial farmers in that section
    of the county. Married Lizzie Springer 1890. 8 children: Earl H, Mabel A, Ethel
    M, Bessie A, Lewis M, Willis C, Coral and Angie Iris Zaida. circa 1916.4
  • Misc*: Arthur Lewis Swartz was From farm census: Acres: barley 40, beans 1/4, corn 25, hay 20, oats 25, potatoes 1. Hogs 50, horses 19, milch cows 7, other cattle 12, poultry 30, sheep none. More farm labor needed? none on 17 June 1918.5
  • Medical: Known medical issues:; L.A. Swartz went to Windom today to consult a physician. Lou has not been feeling well of late.6
  • Medical*: Known medical issues:; L.A. Swartz returnred Saturday evening from Heron lake where he had been taking medical treatment.7
  • Death*: He died on 27 April 1922 at Amo township, Cottonwood County, MN, USA, at age 58.2
  • CauseDeath: Noted as cause of death: diabetes. Contributory: chronic kidney trouble.2
  • Burial*: He was buried on 29 April 1922 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.2,8
    Arthur L. Swartz gravestone, Jeffers Cemetery.
  • ObituaryText: AL Swartz, a resident of Amo township for twenty-eight years, passed away at his home last Thursday morning. The cause of his death was a complication of dropsy and diabetes which was preceede by a partial stroke of paralysis. Mr. Swartz was a man who numbered his friends by his acquaintances, he was at all times ready to lend a helping hand to a neighbor or friend who was less fortuante than himself, a man who was at all times kind and considerate of his family and his passing has caused deep sorrow in the community. Hundreds of friends and neighbors gathered to pay their last tribute to a true friend on Saturday afternoon at two o'clock, at which time the funeral services were held at the Methodist church and conducted by Rebv. Paul L Grove. Burial was made in the Jeffers cemetery. Arthur Louis Swartz was born in Clinton County, Iowa October 25, 1863 and died April 27, 1922 at 3 am. He went to Ida County, Iowa with his father in 1888 at this place he was united in marriage to Miss Lizzie Springer, July 27 1890. In the year 1894 they came to Cottonwood County, where he has since made his home. To this union eight children were born: Earl, Mrs. Mable Noble, Mrs. Ethel Smith, Bessie, Louis, Claire, Coral and Iris at home. He also leaves seven grandchildren and three brothers, George of Boyer, Iowa, Will of Tipton, Iowa and Burdett of Sioux Falls, South Dakota and one brother-in-law, EP Keith of Ida Grove. Mrs Keith, sister of deceased died some years ago. Those from out of town who attended the funeral were Mr and Mrs Geo Swartz and son, George and daughter Mrs Geo Maynard of Boyer, Iowa. E P Keith of Ida Grove Iowa and Burdett Swartz from Sioux Falls South Dakota in May 1922.9
  • ObituaryText: L.A. Swartz, residing southwest of town, died at 3 o'clock on Thursday morning,
    after a lingering illness. He was born and raised in Iowa and came to minnesota about twenty-five years ago, settling on the farm where the family now resides. He leaves a wife and eight children to mourn his loss. The funeral was held from the M.E. church at 2 o'clock on Saturday afternoon, and the remains were
    laid to rest in the Jeffers cemetary. The community sympathize with the
    bereaved ones.10

Family: Emma Lizzie Springer b. 18 Jun 1872, d. 18 Mar 1954

Citations

  1. [S904] Unknown compiler, "Family Tree", Ancestral File, Family search id: LZWQ-V1C.
  2. [S217] Lewis Swartz, Certificate of Death.
  3. [S132] Ida County Pioneer, July 30, 1890.
  4. [S18] John A. Brown, History of Cottonwood and Watonwan Counties, p. 164-65.
  5. [S113] 17 Jun 1918 unknown record type, unknown repository address.
  6. [S485] Jeffers Review, 26 Dec. 1918, p. 3.
  7. [S484] Jeffers Review, 19 Dec 1919, p.3.
  8. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 57558096.
  9. [S108] Unknown short newspaper title, May 1922.
  10. [S691] Cottonwood County Citizen, 3 May 1922.

John Richmond

M, b. circa 1659/60, d. 28 July 1740
  • Birth*: John Richmond was born circa 1659/60.
  • Occupation*: Deputy in 1740 at Kingstown, RI, USA.1
  • Death*: He died on 28 July 1740.

Citations

  1. [S675] Benjamin Tinkham Marshall, Modern history of New London County, p. 295.

Elizabeth Richmond

F, b. 6 December 1666, d. 19 December 1717

Citations

  1. [S254] Mills genealogy, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi

Mary Richmond

F, b. 1667/68, d. after 1708
  • Birth*: Mary Richmond was born in 1667/68.
  • Death*: She died after 1708.

Esther Richmond

F, b. 1668/69, d. 12 November 1706
  • Birth*: Esther Richmond was born in 1668/69.
  • Death*: She died on 12 November 1706.

Silvester Richmond

M, b. 1671/72, d. 20 November 1754
  • Note*: Fought in the revolution
    FROM: Mayflower deeds and probate, p. 371
    Bristol Co Deeds: re John Rogers
    4:84 29 Aug 1694 , John Rogers from Silvester & Elizabeth Richmond

    Heirs of John Rogers, Esq. dec'd Bristol Co Deeds 34:43
    25 May 1733, Nathaniel Searle and wf Saraf the dau of John Rogers dec'd and the children of Silvester Richmond by 1st wife Elizabeth dec'd, viz: William Richmond, gent. of Little Compton; Silvester Richmond, gent. of Dighton, Peleg Richmond, yeoman of Barrington; Peres Richmond, yeoman of Barrington, Dr. Icabod Richmond of Dighton, Rogers Richmond of Little Compton, Rev Nathaniel Fisher and wf Elizabeth of Dighton, Ephraim Atwood and wf Ruth of Dighton, Rev Peleg Heath and wf Sarah of Barrington and Mary Richmond of Little Compton... to Hannah Bradford, dau of John Rogers dec'd...their rights at heirs to land in Little Compton, Swansea, Bridgewater, Boston and Kingston. Rec. 26 Sep 1745 (21:406) same day Hannah Bradford, widow and Nathaniel & Sarah Searleto all the above. Rec. 28 May 1733 (21:407) same day Silvester Richmond, Esq. conveys to the above his rights in estate of John Rogers.

    Heirs of John Rogers, dec'd (Bristol Co deads 51:158)
    23 June 1733 division of lands. Ack. 5 july 1733 by Nathaniel & Elizabeth Fisher, Ephraim & ruth Atwood, Sylvester Richmond and Icabod Richmon. Ack. 6 Sept 1750 by Peleg Richmond. Ack. 13 Dec 1750 by Peres Richmond. Ack. 25 May 1761 by Roger(s) Richmond. Ack 2 June 1761 by Mary Richmond ( a note reads not ack. by william Richmond, Peleg & Sarah Heath).

    Will of Sylvester Richmond of Dartmouth MA Bristol Co PR
    14:236...dated 29 Dec 1752 mentions wf Deborah, sons Perez Richmond, William Richmond, Sylvester Richmond, Peleg Richmond, Icabod Richmon, Rogers Richmond, dausElizabeth, Ruth and Mary; grandaughter Mary Paine, dau of dec'd dau Sarah, grandson Gamaliel Richmond son of son Peleg, grandson Silvester Richmond, son of son Silvester, grandson Joshua Richmond son of son Perez; grandson Silvester Richmond son of son William;
    grandson Richmond Loring son of dau Mary 14:241.
  • Birth*: Silvester Richmond was born in 1671/72.
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Rogers in 1692/93.
  • Death*: Silvester Richmond died on 20 November 1754.

Sarah Richmond

F, b. 1674
  • Birth*: Sarah Richmond was born in 1674.

Amy Bull

F

Family: Captain Edward Richmond b. c 1631/32, d. Nov 1696

Henry Richmond

M, b. 1676

Ann Richmond

F, b. 1674