Willard Richards

Male 1804 - 1854  (49 years)


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  • Name Willard Richards 
    Born 24 Jun 1804  Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 10 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Mar 1854  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 14024  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I122833  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2007 

    Father Joseph Richards,   b. 16 Mar 1762, Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1840, Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Rhoda Howe,   b. 8 Jul 1762, Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1838, Richmond, Birkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F21756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jenetta Richards,   b. 21 Aug 1817, Walkerford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 24 Sep 1838 
    Children 
     1. Heber John Richards
     2. Rhoda Ann Jenetta Richards,   b. 15 Sep 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1882, Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy Longstroth,   b. 15 Apr 1828, Arncliffe, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1911, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Sealed S (LDS) 24 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Jan 1846 
    Children 
     1. Alice Ann Richards,   b. 24 Mar 1849, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Sarah Longstroth,   b. 25 Feb 1826, Arncliffe, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1858  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1846 
    Sealed S (LDS) 22 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Ellen Richards,   b. 25 Aug 1850, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1915, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Susanna Bayliss,   b. 31 May 1814, , Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 22 Dec 1847 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Mary Thompson,   b. 21 Oct 1827, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1905, Riverside, Box Elder, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 6 Amelia E. Pearson,   b. 16 Apr 1825, Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 22 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26255  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 7 Rhoda Harriett Foss,   b. 19 Apr 1830, Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1881  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 1851  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F24912  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1851 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Mar 1854 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Lands and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 103, Lot 2, E/2 (Home Site)
      Nauvoo : Block 1, Lot 1
      Nauvoo : Block 126, Lot 2
      Nauvoo : Block 150, Lot 4
      Nauvoo : Block 78, Lot 3
      Kimball 2nd: Block 21, Lot 4
      J SMITH: Block 10, Lot 1 (Tenant)
      T6 R8, Sec 6, W/2 SW/4
      Macedonia: Block 17, Lot 2

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p 131
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 36 pp 695-702
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 5, pp 3062-3064
      Members of the Nauvoo Legion, 1 page

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men, p 1131
      L.D.S. Biographical EncycIopedia, pp 53-56, 715-716
      The Faith of our Pioneer Fathers pp 136-144
      Our Pioneer Heritage, Vol. 3. pp 126-144, Vol 7. p 216
      An Enduring Legacy, Vol 2 ,p 229-230
      The Ensign, February 1992, Family Album, p 27
      The Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star 27 1865, PP 1-13


      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Writing Files: Letters of Willard Richards, pp 1-8
      Church Archives, 1837 Letter of Willard Richards pp 1-3
      Willard Richards, 1 page
      Church Archives, Journal of Willard Richards, 37 pages
      Church Archives, Willard Richard's Iowa Journal, pp 1-47

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Kirtland Members, p 57