George Dewey Richards

Brief Life History of George Dewey

When George Dewey Richards was born on 3 February 1899, in New York, United States, his father, George Robert Richards, was 47 and his mother, Hattie S. Richards, was 37. He lived in Wheeler, Steuben, New York, United States for about 15 years. He died on 29 September 1929, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

George Robert Richards
1851–1920
Hattie S. Richards
1861–1907
Albert Perry Richards
1881–1900
Jack Richards
Howard H. Richards
1886–1902
Ralph O. Richards
1888–
Effie Ardella Richards
1891–1966
Clara Richards
1892–1892
Martha Mattie Richards
1893–1931
Leslie Richards
1893–1925
Mattie I Richards
1895–
Florence A. Richards
1897–1909
George Dewey Richards
1899–1929
Sarah Belle Richards
1901–1989
William Wallace Richards
1906–1928

Sources (4)

  • Dewey Richards in household of Gus Richards, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Dewey G Richards in household of George R Richards, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Dewey Richards in household of George R Richards, "United States Census, 1910"

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Richard , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Rickards .

German: patronymic from the personal name Richard .

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

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