Albert Richards

28 October 1899–6 February 1952 (Age 52)
Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Albert

When Albert Richards was born on 28 October 1899, in Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States, his father, Knox Frederick Richards, was 31 and his mother, Anna Wilhemina Wlecke, was 30. He married Blanche May Jolley on 21 November 1921, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Compton, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Compton Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 6 February 1952, in Richland, Benton, Washington, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Richards
Blanche May Jolley
Marriage: 21 November 1921
Betty Louise Richards
Albert Donald Richards

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 November 1921Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    Age 1
    Historical Periods 1900: Yakima, Washington, United States 1905: Benton, Washington, United States
    1915 · Arrowrock Dam built
    Age 16
    In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.

    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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    Sources (16)

    • Albert Richards in entry for Albert Donald Richards, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Bertie Richards in household of Knox Richards, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Bert Richards in entry for Albert Donald Richards and Natalie Eudean Corbett, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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