James Richards

3 March 1717–12 December 1749 (Age 32)
Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of James

When James Richards was born on 3 March 1717, in Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Benjamin Richards, was 30 and his mother, Mehitable Alden, was 29. He married Susanna Pratt on 15 May 1740, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. He died on 12 December 1749, in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 32.

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Family Time Line

James Richards
1717–1749
Susanna Pratt
1726–
Marriage: 15 May 1740

Spouse and Children

    Male1717–1749Male

    Susanna Pratt

    Female1726–Female

MARRIAGE
15 May 1740
Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from the personal name Richard . Richards is a frequent name in Wales.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • James Richards, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1850, Births.

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