Fred Arthur Richardson

Brief Life History of Fred Arthur

When Fred Arthur Richardson was born on 9 July 1884, in Brandon, Rutland, Vermont, United States, his father, Thomas A Richardson, was 38 and his mother, Fannie Nancy French, was 30. He had at least 5 sons and 4 daughters with Evia Ann Pritchett. He lived in Bostic, Pickens, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 8 Reform, Pickens, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 22 January 1946, in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, at the age of 61.

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Fred Arthur Richardson
Evia Ann Pritchett
Mary Ann Richardson
Arther T Richarson
Fannie Lou Richardson
Annie M Richarson
John Paul Richardson
Floray Richardson Huffman
James Richardson
Oneal Richardson

Sources (23)

  • Fred A Richarson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Birth Record
  • Fred Arthur Richardson, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

World Events (8)


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1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Richard + -son. This surname is also very common among African Americans. Compare Ritson .

Americanized form (and a Swedish variant) of Swedish Richardsson or Rikardsson: patronymic from the personal name Richard , Rikard.

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Richardsen or Norwegian Rikardsen, cognates of 2 above.

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

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