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John Smythe Richardson
Birth: Feb. 29, 1828
Sumter County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1894
Sumter County
South Carolina, USA

US Congressman. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War, rising to Captain in the 23rd South Carolina Infantry regiment. He was elected as a Democrat to represent South Carolina's 1st District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1879 to 1883. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Smythe Richardson (1805 - 1871)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Davison McDowell Richardson (1830 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Davison McDowell Richardson (1853 - 1934)*
  Katharine McDowell Richardson Duncan (1855 - 1919)*
  James McDowell Richardson (1857 - 1857)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sumter Cemetery
Sumter
Sumter County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 07, 2003
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