Joseph Richardson

12 November 1748–3 April 1819 (Age 70)
Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Richardson was born on 12 November 1748, in Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joseph Richardson, was 37 and his mother, Abigail Munn, was 31. He married Esther Lammon or Lamond on 1 December 1774. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 3 April 1819, in West Camp, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Richardson
1748–1819
Hannah Hincher
1773–1835
Marriage: 3 August 1786
Ballinger Richardson
1788–
Jairus Sylvester Richardson
1790–1877
William Richardson
1792–1856
Lamon Richardson
1794–1796
Esther Richardson
1796–1802
Mark Richardson
1798–
Thankful Richardson
1799–1801

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World Events (6)

1776
Age 28
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 28
New York is the 11th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion
Age 38
Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

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.

Possible Related Names

Richard
Richarson
Richerson
Richeson
Richison

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Richardson, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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