John Peter Richardson

John Peter Richardson

Birth
Death 24 Jan 1864 (aged 62)
Pinewood, Sumter County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Rimini, Clarendon County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 25731942 · View Source
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US Congressman, South Carolina Governor. A Representative from South Carolina from 1836 to 1839, he later served as Governor of South Carolina, from 1840 to 1842. While governor, he promoted the establishment of The Citadel, the South Carolina Military Academy in Charleston.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 4 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25731942
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Peter Richardson (14 Apr 1801–24 Jan 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25731942, citing Richardson Cemetery, Rimini, Clarendon County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .