Martha A. G. Richards

Femaleabout 1839–

Brief Life History of Martha A. G.

When Martha A. G. Richards was born about 1839, in Beaver Dam Township, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States, her father, Durant H Richards, was 49 and her mother, Alcy, was 41. She married Kelly Bryant about 1857, in Davidson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Davidson, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Conrad Hill Township, Davidson, North Carolina, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Kelly Bryant
Martha A. G. Richards
Marriage: about 1857
Julius Bryant
Henry Bryant
Robert Bryant
George Bryant
Madison Matt Bryant
Charles Bryant
Louella Bryant
James Bryant
Andrew William Bryant
David Bryant

Sources (23)

  • Martha Bryant, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Martha Rickard Bryant in entry for Robert Bryant, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Martha Bryant, "United States Census, 1880"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1857Davidson, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1853 · First State Fair

    Age 14

    The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 31

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Richard , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Rickards .

    German: patronymic from the personal name Richard .

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

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