Richard William Randall

1801–1865 (Age 64)
Colchester, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Richard William

When Richard William Randall was born on 8 January 1801, in Colchester, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Aruna Randall, was 44 and his mother, Ruth Gates, was 42. He married Catharine Zindle on 18 August 1827, in Morris, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Mamakating, Sullivan, New York, United States in 1850. He died on 23 October 1865, in Wurtsboro, Mamakating, Sullivan, New York, United States, at the age of 64.

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Richard William Randall
Catharine Zindle
Marriage: 18 August 1827
William Randall
Porter or Peter Root Randall
Mary Randall
Harriet Jerusha Randall
Sarah Ellis Randall
Joseph Randall
John Henry Randall
Margaret Ann Randall
Richard Abram Randall
Catharine Jane Randall
Benjamin Laben Randall
Charles Edward Randall

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18 August 1827
Morris, New Jersey, United States


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World Events (8)

1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 1

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 18

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. 

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Randel, a diminutive of Rand with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -el.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Richard W Randell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • R W Randall in entry for Porter Randall and Lydia Curtis, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Richard W Randall, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

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