Samuel Whitney Richards[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]

Male 1824 - 1909  (85 years)


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  • Name Samuel Whitney Richards 
    Born 9 Aug 1824  Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 14 Oct 1838 
    Endowed (LDS) 7 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Nov 1909  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13948  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Phineas Richards,   b. 15 Nov 1788, Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1874, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Wealthy Dewey,   b. 6 Sep 1786, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1853, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1818  Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 4 Jun 1973  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9865  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Haskin Parker,   b. 8 Sep 1825, Chaigley, Clitheroe, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1860, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1846 
    Family ID F9862  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Ann Parker,   b. 4 Nov 1839, Chaigley, Clitheroe, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1914, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1855  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 14 Feb 1855  [14
    Family ID F9863  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Helena Lydia Robinson 
    Family ID F9864  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Jane Elizabeth Mayer 
    Family ID F7819  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Elizabeth Whitaker Caine 
    Family ID F7113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1855 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Nov 1909 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register p 115
      70's Record, p 621, 622, 368
      High Priest Record p 115
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 36 pp 680-688
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 5, p 3062
      Nauvoo Legion
      Early Mormon Records, p 258

      HISTORY\HISTORIES:
      Our Pioneer Heritage, pp148 -154
      Autobiography of Samuel W. Richards, (1 page)
      Biography of Samuel Whitney Ruchards
      Samuel W. Richards, Journal of Travels to Nauvoo, Commencing 1843
      The Nauvoo Journal, "Account of Samuel Whitney Richards, Age Nineteen", Vol 6, Spring 1994, No 1, p 41
      Family Group Sheets

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor, , p 621, 622, 368.

    2. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , Nauvoo, by Black and Black, Vol 5, p 3062.

    3. [S23] Family Records, (Submitted by patrons to Land and Records Office), s.

    4. [S61] LDS - High Priests, Nauvoo and Salt Lake, Record p 115.

    5. [S34] Book - History of the Nauvoo Legion in Illinois, Sweeney, John, Jr., (MA Thesis, Brigham Young University).

    6. [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 680-688.

    7. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), p 115.

    8. [S8] Book - Our Pioneer Heritage, 20 vols., Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, (Salt Lake City: 1958-1977), , pp148 -154.

    9. [S10] Periodical - The Nauvoo Journal, (Salt Lake City, Utah, 1989-1999), , "Account of Samuel Whitney Richards, Age Nineteen", Vol 6, Spring 19.

    10. [S222] LDS - Seventies Records, Autobiographies, (LDS Church Archives).

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

    12. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Biography of Samuel Whitney Richards by Regina Richards Slater.
      holograph and typescript, LDS Church Archives

    13. [S14107] .

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