Lucy Ann Richardson

16 January 1856–28 May 1955 (Age 99)
Saint James, Stone, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Lucy Ann

When Lucy Ann Richardson was born on 16 January 1856, in Saint James, Stone, Arkansas, United States, her father, William R Richardson, was 30 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Seaton, was 31. She married James M Stafford on 29 July 1875, in Stone, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Sharp, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Butler Township, Pemiscot, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 28 May 1955, in Batesville, Independence, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

James M Stafford
Lucy Ann Richardson
Marriage: 29 July 1875
Mary E Stafford
Emily Catherine Stafford
William Alfred Stafford
Walter Owen Stafford

Spouse and Children

29 July 1875
Stone, Arkansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William R Richardson


    Mary Elizabeth Seaton




    James Washington Richardson


    Elizabeth Richardson


    William M Richardson



    John Benjamin Richardson


+11 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 26

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

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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Sources (3)

  • Lucy A Stafford in household of William A Stafford, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lucy H Stafford in household of James M Stafford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucy A Stafford in household of James M Stafford, "United States Census, 1880"

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