Daniel D “Dan” Richardson

Daniel D “Dan” Richardson

Birth
Conyers, Rockdale County, Georgia, USA
Death 17 Dec 1942 (aged 83)
Canton, Van Zandt County, Texas, USA
Burial Canton, Van Zandt County, Texas, USA
Plot row 11
Memorial ID 134539482 · View Source
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The owner of a mill and gin business in Grand Saline in the late 1880s, was D.D. "Dan" Richardson, born 11 Dec 1859, in Congers, Georgia. Dan was the grandson of Levi Richardson who moved from South Carolina to Georgia and became the father of James Richardson, born 1844, in Congers, Georgia, and the father of Dan. When Dan was 10 years old he moved along with his family to Texas. On 8 Jun 1882, Dan married Miss Emily Rose and made his home in what would be known later as Rhodesburg, a suburb of Grand Saline. In 1898, Dan entered the ministry and by 1904, was in the general merchandising business. Served in Texas House of Representative from Grand Saline, Texas, representing Van Zandt county as part of the 41st Legislature from Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 and the 42nd Legislature from Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933. Democrat


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  • Created by: Don Rose
  • Added: 18 Aug 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 134539482
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Daniel D “Dan” Richardson (11 Dec 1859–17 Dec 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 134539482, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Canton, Van Zandt County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Don Rose (contributor 48029125) .