Stephen Bennonia Richardson

8 November 1902–12 August 1983 (Age 80)
Homestead, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Stephen Bennonia

When Stephen Bennonia Richardson was born on 8 November 1902, in Homestead, Blaine, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Frank Demerit Richardson, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Stewart, was 32. He married Gladys Viola McCartney on 10 March 1925, in Oberlin, Decatur, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Decatur, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Election District 15 Laramie Peak, Albany, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 12 August 1983, in Oberlin, Decatur, Kansas, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Bennonia Richardson
Gladys Viola McCartney
Marriage: 10 March 1925
Larry Eugene Richardson

Spouse and Children

10 March 1925
Oberlin, Decatur, Kansas, United States


    Larry Eugene Richardson


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Age 5

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Richard . This has undoubtedly also assimilated like-sounding cognates from other languages, such as Swedish Richardsson.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Steven B Richardson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bennonia Richardson in household of Frank Richardson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Stephen B Richardson in household of Frank D Richardson, "United States Census, 1910"

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