Richard R. Phillips

24 March 1833–11 June 1913 (Age 80)
Sempronius, Cayuga, New York, United States

The Life of Richard R.

When Richard R. Phillips was born on 24 March 1833, in Sempronius, Cayuga, New York, United States, his father, Spencer Phillips Jr., was 34 and his mother, Sally Ann Tidd, was 33. He married Emily Dolbee on 6 September 1859. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 11 June 1913, at the age of 80.

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Richard R. Phillips
Emily Dolbee
Marriage: 6 September 1859
Luke Phillips
Ira Phillips

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6 September 1859


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 3

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 27

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Phillips in household of Ira Phillips, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richard Phillips in household of Spencer Phillips, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Richard R Phillips, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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