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Gen Jonathan Richmond, Sr
Birth: Aug. 11, 1805
Russell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1871
Turkey Cove
Lee County
Virginia, USA

Son of Isaac Richmond Sr. and Esther Louise Osborne Richmond

Selected as Brigadier General of the 17th Brigade, Virginia Militia by joint order of the Virginia House of Delegates and the Senate of Virginia, Jan 31, 1853 and served in that position throughout the War Between the States.

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Jonathan Richmond
Side: Confederate
Regiment State: Virginia
Regiment Name: 5 Division, 17 Brigade Virginia Militia.
Regiment Name Expanded: 17th Brigade, Virginia Militia
Rank In: Brig. Gen.
Rank In Expanded: Brigadier General
Rank Out: Brig. Gen.
Rank Out Expanded: Brigadier General
Film Number: M382 roll 46

Member, Virginia House of Delegates 1839; Senate of Virginia 1857/58 and 1859/60.

Father of James Buchanan Richmond, US Congressman.

Children:
1. William P. Richmond (1829-1900) m1. Susan Combs 1846, m2. Louisa Kane Reasor 1860;
2. Marion D. Richmond (1831-1890) m1. Amelia W. Davidson, m2. Saluda Jane Cottrell;
3. Minerva T. Richmond (1832-1904) m. M.B.D. Lane;
4. Capt. Jonathan Richmond Jr. (1834-1861) m. Margaret Johnston 1860;
5. Rebecca D. Richmond (1836-1906) m. Theophilus F. Harris 1859;
6. Esther A. "Hettie" Richmond (1838-1921), m. Dr. William F. Edmonds;
7. H.C.T. Richmond (1840-1909) m1. Mollie Jane Ewing 1863, m2. Mary Patterson 1885, m3. Cornelia J. Beaty 1887;
8. James Buchanan Richmond (1842-1910) m1. Sarah Elizabeth Duncan 1864, m2. Catherine H. A. Morison 1870;
9. Stephen Richmond (1844-1859);
10. Benjamin Franklin "Frank" Richmond (1848-1926) m1.? m2. Angie M. Boon 1878.
11. Isaac Richmond (1850-1869);
12. Mary Richmond (1850-1880), m. William Huston Beaty 1870; and
13. John W. Richmond (1853-1866).
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Dickenson Richmond (1808 - 1879)
 
 Children:
  William P Richmond (1829 - 1900)*
  Marion Dickenson Richmond (1831 - 1890)*
  Minerva T Richmond Lane (1832 - 1904)*
  Jonathan Richmond (1834 - 1861)*
  Rebecca Dickenson Richmond Harris (1836 - 1906)*
  Esther Richmond Edmonds (1838 - 1921)*
  Henry C Tyler Richmond (1840 - 1909)*
  James Buchanan Richmond (1842 - 1910)*
  Stephen Richmond (1844 - 1852)*
  Benjamin Franklin Richmond (1847 - 1927)*
  Mary Richmond Beaty (1850 - 1880)*
  Isaac Richmond (1850 - 1869)*
  John W. Richmond (1853 - 1866)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Coldiron Cemetery
Lee County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Mark Kleypas
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55563537
Gen Jonathan Richmond, Sr
Added by: Paul Witt
 
 
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General Jonathan was my 4th great grandfather on my mothers side.. Rest in peace.
- Pam
 Added: Mar. 2, 2016
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Apr. 18, 2015
May GOD Bless you as you have blessed us kin all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Mar. 7, 2014
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