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John King Richards, 19th Maine Volunteers

John King RichardsAge: 76 years18281905

Name
John King Richards
Birth July 27, 1828 25 32
Note:
27 JUL 1828 in Hollis per Barbour's Civil War Soldiers Annacentricity original DB had 1827. Record of Death shows place of birth as Portland, Maine.
MarriageEllen Foster MedoraView this family
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Death of a maternal grandmotherMolly Rumery
1835 (Age 6 years)

MarriageElizabeth Benson WinslowView this family
December 2, 1850 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Elizabeth Richards
February 14, 1852 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2
John Winslow “Winn” Richards
October 22, 1853 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Caroline Richards
1859 (Age 30 years)

Military
Company F, 19th Maine Infantry
August 25, 1862 (Age 34 years)
Note: Mustered out 31 MAY 1865
Birth of a daughter
#4
Anna E. Richards
1867 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Sarah W. Richards
1869 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Arthur L. Richards
1869 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mabel Elizabeth Weymouth
August 9, 1870 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Maude F. Weymouth
1870 (Age 41 years)

Death of a wifeElizabeth Benson Winslow
December 15, 1871 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
Newell Clark Weymouth
1874 (Age 45 years)

Birth of a son
#7
George M. Richards
February 8, 1875 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
Eugene King Weymouth
1878 (Age 49 years)

Death of a brotherSamuel Richards
1880 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Adelbert K. Weymouth
1881 (Age 52 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Josephine Elmira Weymouth
1884 (Age 55 years)

Death of a daughterMary Elizabeth Richards
June 17, 1887 (Age 58 years)
Death of a sonJohn Winslow “Winn” Richards
July 4, 1904 (Age 75 years)
Cause: "bad wound on the head" after horse-wagon incident
Occupation
Brick mason

Note: Cousin Ben claims John King Richards worked on the Brooklyn Bridge, which was built between 1870 and 1883.
Death April 23, 1905 (Age 76 years)
Cause of death: Bronchitis
Source: Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907
Note:
5 APR 1905 per Barbour's Civil War Soldiers
Burial 1907 (20 months after death)
Cemetery: Strong Village Cemetery
Note: Moved here from North Freeman Cemetery.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 11, 1825
3 years
himself
-3 years
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Family with Elizabeth Benson Winslow - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 2, 1850Boston, Massachusetts
14 months
daughter
20 months
son
6 years
daughter
9 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
1 year
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Family with Ellen Foster Medora - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:
son

DeathMaine Vital Records, 1670-1907
SourceSOME CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS OF NORTHWESTERN MAINE (M-Z)
Publication: http://www.geocities.com/barbour1048/CWsoldiersM-Z.htm
Text:
John King Richards was born on July 27, 1828 in Hollis, the son of John and Mary (Gray) Richards. He married Elizabeth Winslow of Farmington in Boston, MA, in 1850, and worked as a brick mason in Saco, Bowdoinham and Freeman. He enlisted from Bowdoinham in Company F, 19th Maine Infantry, on August 25, 1862, and was mustered out on May 31, 1865. Elizabeth died in 1871 and he married Ellen (Foster) Medora. He died on April 5, 1905, and was buried with Elizabeth in the North Freeman Cemetery. Their remains were moved to the Strong Village Cemetery in 1907. Ellen died in 1934 and is buried there as well.
Birth
27 JUL 1828 in Hollis per Barbour's Civil War Soldiers Annacentricity original DB had 1827. Record of Death shows place of birth as Portland, Maine.
Military
Mustered out 31 MAY 1865
Occupation
Cousin Ben claims John King Richards worked on the Brooklyn Bridge, which was built between 1870 and 1883.
Death
5 APR 1905 per Barbour's Civil War Soldiers
Burial
Moved here from North Freeman Cemetery.
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