Joanna Briggs

13 March 1787–16 October 1867 (Age 80)
Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Joanna

When Joanna Briggs was born on 13 March 1787, in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Capt. Ephraim Briggs, was 31 and her mother, Rhoda Whitcomb, was 26. She married Maj. Lemuel Richmond on 24 February 1805, in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 16 October 1867, in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, United States, at the age of 80.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Maj. Lemuel Richmond
1771–1864
Joanna Briggs
1787–1867
Marriage: 24 February 1805
Eliphal Richmond
1804–1810
Rhoda Briggs Richmond
1805–1876
Rollin Richmond
1806–
Asa W Richmond
1808–1856
Alaphal Richmond
1810–1810
Joanne B. Richmond
1811–1835
Elvira J Richmond
1817–1892
Lemuel Carlton Richmond
1819–1892

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 February 1805
Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, United States
children

(8)

    Eliphal Richmond

    Unknown1804–1810

    Female1805–1876Female

    Rollin Richmond

    Male1806–Male

    Asa W Richmond

    Male1808–1856Male

    Alaphal Richmond

    Male1810–1810Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 1

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 4

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1808

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Northern English form of Bridge , from Old Norse bryggja.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joanna Richmond in household of Lemuel Richmond, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joanna Richmond, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Joanna Richmond, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.