William P. Richardson

1818–
Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life of William P.

When William P. Richardson was born in 1818, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, his father, Benjamin Richardson, was 49 and his mother, Celia Basham, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Richardson
1769–1835
Celia Basham
1781–1862
Casey Richardson
1800–1877
Catherine Richardson
1810–1883
Sparrel Richardson
1818–1863
Celia Richardson
1822–
Luke Richardson
1803–1868
Turner Richardson
1804–1888
Lucy Richardson
1806–1882
Tazewell Richardson
1809–1890
James Washington Richardson
1814–
Clinton C Richardson
1818–1905
William P. Richardson
1818–

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Richardson

    Male1769–1835Male

    Female1781–1862Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 2

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 6

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Richard . This has undoubtedly also assimilated like-sounding cognates from other languages, such as Swedish Richardsson.

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

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