Silas Richards[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1807 - 1884  (76 years)


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  • Name Silas Richards 
    Born 18 Dec 1807  , Highland, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 7 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Calling 27 Dec 1846 - 30 Dec 1847  Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Presidency/Bishopric Counselor 
    Calling 1848 - 1849  Pottawattamie (Stake), Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    High Council 
    Residence 1846/1849  Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died 17 Mar 1884  Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 1 Jul 1981  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I13944  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2012 

    Father Augustas Richards,   b. 1 Aug 1780, Spotsylvania, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1851, Mills, Mills, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Frances Lee Doggett 
    Sealed P (LDS) 26 Feb 1982  LANGE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9861  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth McClennahan,   b. 12 Jun 1809, Pendleton, Henry, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 5 Nov 1829  Sidney, Shelby, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 26 Jan 1982  OGDEN Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Frances Maria Richards,   b. 20 Dec 1830
     2. Lucy Ann Richards,   b. 23 Jun 1842, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martha Richards,   b. 20 May 1839, Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Sarah Jane Richards,   b. 30 May 1833, Sidney, Shelby, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F9858  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Kaziah Frances Brady 
    Family ID F9859  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Martilia Smoot 
    Family ID F9860  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCalling - Presidency/Bishopric Counselor - 27 Dec 1846 - 30 Dec 1847 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1846/1849 - Blockhouse Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      T7 R7, Sec 19, NW SW
      T7 R7, Sec 30, NW

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 337
      High Priest Record, p 116
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 36 pp 689-692

      HISTORY
      Diskette: RICHSO7A pp 2 RICHARDS. SILAS, AUTBIOGRAPHY 1807 -1847
      Typescript, BYU. p 3

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes 1 & 2 by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in the record above, "counselor."

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "V. 1 p. 15"

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record, p 116.

    2. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 36 pp 689-692.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 337.

    4. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Autobiography.
      Typescript, Brigham Young University

    5. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    6. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    7. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), Silas Richards Company, 1849.

    8. [S14103]

    9. [S54095] LDS - Blockhouse Iowa Branch Records, LR 4825 21..

    10. [S54093] LDS - Pottawattamie High Council Minutes.

    11. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

    12. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.