Abstract of source: The Crawford
County, Iowa, IAGenWeb Project
John L. Richardson,
deputy treasurer, was born in
Chautauqua county, N. Y., Sept. 6th, 1837; removed to Linn county, Ia.,
1861. He enlisted in the 20th Ia, Vol. Inft., and was engaged in the
Vicksburg, Fort Morgan, Blakely and Mobile. He was mustered out July
and returned to Linn county; removed to Crawford county, June 6th,
engaged in farming, also teaching school. He has held the office of
clerk and assessor of Soldier township. He is a member of the A. F.
& A. M.
Lodge. He married Mary McArthur, of Linn county, Oct. 4th, 1867.
Biographical Data for
Crawford County Residents in
1893 Source: Biographical
History of Crawford, Ida and Sac Counties, Iowa. 1893. The Lewis
Name: RICHARDSON, John L.
Residence: Soldier Twp.
Occupation: Farmer; 160 acres
Birth: 1837, Chautauqua Co., NY
Richardson; d. 1875 Linn Co., IA
Mother: Aseneth Johnson;
Siblings: Nancy (m. James
Barber, Lake Co., OH); Jane L.
(m. Daniel Troutman, Benton Co., IA); Martha (d. Linn Co. 1880; m.
McKean); Reuben (d. 1887 Chautauqua, NY)
Spouse: McARTHUR, Mary,
b. Linn Co., IA Marriage: 1868
Spouse Parents: James
McArthur and Mary Morton ; both d.
Linn Co., IA
Notes: Company A,
Twentieth Iowa Infantry, siege of
Vicksburg. Taught school in Ida and Monona Counties. Republican. Served
Assessor and Township Clerk, member of the School Board. John A. Logan
No. 56, G. A. R. Baptist.
Biographical Data for Crawford County
Residents in 1911
of Crawford County, Iowa, Vol. I., 1911. S. J. Clarke Publishing,
Name: RICHARDSON, John Lee
Occupation: farmer and
state oil inspector
Birth: 6 Sept. 1837
Cassadaga, Stockton twp., Chautauqua
Co., New York
Richardson, b. Cooperstown, Otsego Co., New
York; d. 1870 Linn Co., IA.
Spouse 2: Mrs. Morton
Mother Asenath Johnson, d.
Chautauqua Co., New York
Siblings: Nancy (d., m.
James W Barber, Ohio), Reuben
(d.), Jane (d., m. Samuel Whiting, Ohio [ d. civil war]), Martha (d.,
m. H. B.
Half Siblings: Children
by Mrs. Morton: Sarah (widow, m.
Leander Batchelder, S. Dakota), Abia (widow, m. David Cargill ), Julia
Paternal Grandparents: Hill
Richardson (b. Mass.) and
Sallie Lee.Children: Ammia,
Nathan, William, Areuna, John, Freeman,
Spouse: McARTHUR, Mary
Marriage: 14 Oct. 1868
Spouse: Parents James