John Lee Richardson
Biography
Source:
History of Crawford County, Iowa, Vol. I., 1911. S. J. Clarke Publishing, Chicago
(biography was done while John Lee Richardson was alive)

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Name: John Lee Richardson
Birth: 6 Sept. 1837 Cassadaga, Stockton twp., Chautauqua Co., New York
Occupation: farmer and state oil inspector

Spouse: Mary McARTHUR, Marriage 14 Oct. 1868 Spouse Parents James McArthur

Residence: Denison, Crawford, Iowa

Father: Nathan 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: (to John Lee Richardson)
Nancy (d., m. James W Barber, Ohio)
Reuben (d.)
Jane (d., m. Samuel Whiting, Ohio [ d. civil war])
Martha (d., m. H. B. McKean)

Half Siblings: (to John Lee Richardson -- children by Mrs. Morton):
Sarah (widow, m. Leander Batchelder, S. Dakota)
Abia (widow, m. David Cargill )
Julia (m. P.A. Yates)
 

Paternal Grandparents: (to John Lee Richardson)
Hill Richardson (b. Mass.)
Sallie Lee

 Children: (of Hill Richardson – not in order)
Ammia
Nathan
William
Areuna
John
Freeman
Louisa
Cynthia


Abstract of source: The Crawford County, Iowa, IAGenWeb Project


1882 Denison Biographies

 John L. Richardson, deputy treasurer, was born in Chautauqua county, N. Y., Sept. 6th, 1837; removed to Linn county, Ia., in 1861. He enlisted in the 20th Ia, Vol. Inft., and was engaged in the battles of Vicksburg, Fort Morgan, Blakely and Mobile. He was mustered out July 8th, 1865, and returned to Linn county; removed to Crawford county, June 6th, 1874, and engaged in farming, also teaching school. He has held the office of township 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 Publishing Company, Chicago

Name: RICHARDSON, John L.
Residence: Soldier Twp. Occupation: Farmer; 160 acres Birth: 1837, Chautauqua Co., NY
Father: Nathan Richardson; d. 1875 Linn Co., IA
Mother: Aseneth Johnson; d. NY
Siblings: Nancy (m. James Barber, Lake Co., OH); Jane L. (m. Daniel Troutman, Benton Co., IA); Martha (d. Linn Co. 1880; m. Henry 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 as Assessor and Township Clerk, member of the School Board. John A. Logan Post, No. 56, G. A. R. Baptist.
 


Biographical Data for Crawford County Residents in 1911
Source: History of Crawford County, Iowa, Vol. I., 1911. S. J. Clarke Publishing, Chicago

Name: RICHARDSON, John Lee
Residence: Denison
Occupation: farmer and state oil inspector
Birth: 6 Sept. 1837 Cassadaga, Stockton twp., Chautauqua Co., New York
Father: Nathan 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. McKean),
Half Siblings: Children by Mrs. Morton: Sarah (widow, m. Leander Batchelder, S. Dakota), Abia (widow, m. David Cargill ), Julia (m. P.A. Yates)
Paternal Grandparents: Hill Richardson (b. Mass.) and Sallie Lee.Children: Ammia, Nathan, William, Areuna, John, Freeman, Louisa, Cynthia
Spouse: McARTHUR, Mary
Marriage: 14 Oct. 1868
Spouse: Parents James McArthur

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