Mary Richardson

30 September 1753–
Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Richardson was born on 30 September 1753, in Albemarle Parish, Surry, Virginia, United States, her father, Arthur Richardson, was 36 and her mother, Mary Mangum, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Richardson
1717–
Mary Mangum
1724–
Joseph Richardson
1740–
Thomas Richardson
1742–
Rebecca Richardson
1743–
Lucy Richardson
1744–1819
Fortune Richardson
1746–
Archer Richardson
1748–
Zilpah Richardson
1751–
Mary Richardson
1753–
Sarah Richardson
1755–
Randolph Richardson
1759–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 5

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 23

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 33

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

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 (1)

  • Mary Richason, "Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917"

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