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Rev A. W. Richards
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1825
Pickens County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1913
Cartersville
Bartow County
Georgia, USA

Alexander W Richards was the son of William Richards and Dicey Cobb-Richards. He married Anna Adaline Finley in 1847 and they had 11 children together. He was a veteran of the Civil War and a Baptist preacher.

Alexander W. Richards was licensed for the ministry in 1861 and Ordained for the Ministry in 1868 at Four Mile Baptist Church.

Some of the churches he pastored were:
Four Mile Creek
Amicalola
Corinth (Pickens County)
Chalcedonia


A W Richards died at Bartow County GA. They were taking his body to Tate to bury with his wife at Cool Springs but the wagon kept bogging down in the mud. When they got to Jerusalem Church they decided to stop and they buried him in the cemetery there near the side of the road. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Ritchards (____ - 1866)
  Dysey Cobb Richerds (____ - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Adaline Finley Richards (1825 - 1900)
 
 Children:
  James Monroe Richards (1850 - 1933)*
  Amanda Richards McGaha (1868 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  John R. Richards (1804 - 1864)*
  Eli Richards (1808 - 1881)*
  A. W. Richards (1825 - 1913)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jerusalem Baptist Church Cemetery
Jasper
Pickens County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Phil Richards
Originally Created by: Gail Ray
Record added: Jan 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24210142
Rev A. W. Richards
Added by: Gail Ray
 
 
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- JT Nelms
 Added: Mar. 30, 2015
Happy birthday to my g-g-grandpa!!!
- Mary Fry Stevens
 Added: Dec. 29, 2013
Zipped by to wish you a birthday. Would love to to sit at your feet and hear your stories. With love on this your special day.
- Polly Fry Hagerman
 Added: Dec. 29, 2013
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