Joseph Richards

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Joseph Richards

  • Birth 15 Jan 1833 Page County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 20 Mar 1916 Nokesville, Prince William County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Luray, Page County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 46468397

Son of Aquilla Richards and Amelia "Millie" Keyser. Husband of Elisabeth A. Knight. Father of Polly Ann, Victoria, Rebecca Susan, Sarah J., Fannie A., William Siebert, and Virginia Ann.

Served in the Dixie Artillery (1861-62) and perhaps the 35th Battalion Virginia Cavalry (1865).

About Joseph Richards in the Civil War... see this post.

Obituary:

Joseph Richards, aged 83 years, 2 months, and 5 days, formerly a well known citizen of Page County, died about 11 a. m. on Monday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. ? Miller of Prince William with whom he had made his home for some time. Mr. Richards was paralyzed about four months ago since which time he has gradually grown weaker, finally terminating in his death.

Mr. Richards is survived by the following children: Mrs. Charles Miller of Prince William county, Mrs. Jordan Nichols, Mrs. Jacob Buracker, Mrs. Simon Printz, Mr. W. H. Jenkins, Mrs. William Woodward and William S. Richards all of this county.

The remains were brought to ? Tuesday and taken to the home of his daughter, Mrs. W. H. Jenkins. The funeral services will be held at Mt. Zion on Wednesday, at 11 a. m, conducted by Elders G. W. Painter, Joseph Foster, and Walter Strickler.


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  • Maintained by: Cenantua
  • Originally Created by: Bill McAskin
  • Added: 8 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46468397
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Richards (15 Jan 1833–20 Mar 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46468397, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Luray, Page County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Cenantua (contributor 46953050) .