Oct. 25, 1884 Vermillion Clay County South Dakota, USA
Feb. 2, 1980 Sturgis Meade County South Dakota, USA
Jessie was born near Vermillion where her parent had taken up a homestead. After her marriage she lived near Canning, South Dakota for a while and then returned to Vermillion where she was a rural school teacher. Mrs. Richardson later moved to rural Meade County. She taught at many rural schools in Meade and Pennington counties.