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Peter G.  RICHISON

Peter G. RICHISON

Male 1828 - 1916  (87 years)

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  • Name Peter G. RICHISON  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 12 Jul 1828  , Clark, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    • 1910 Census, 81 years old, birthdate of 1829
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1830  Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    George Richardson household 
    • George Richardson

      males under 5: 3 [Andrew J., Peter G., and William]
      males 5 to 10: 1 [John]
      males 30 to 40: 1 [George]

      females 20 to 30: 1 [Betsey Gilson/Gibson]
    1830 U.S. Census - Richison
    1830 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - George Richardson
    Census 1 Jun1840  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Geo. Richardson household 
    • Geo. Richardson

      males under 5: 1 [Archibald, b 1837]
      males 5 to 10: 2 [Reuben, b 1835 & Hugh Wallace, b 1833]
      males 10 to 15: 2 [William, b 1829 & Peter G, b 1828]
      males 15 to 20: 2 [Andrew J., b 1826 & John, b 1820]
      males 40 to 50: 1 [George, b 1798]

      females 5 to 10: 1 [Sarah Margaret, b 1830-35]
      females 40 to 50: 1 [Betsey, b 1800-1805 at the latest]
    1840 U.S. Census - Richison
    1840 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Geo. Richardson
    Census 7 Aug 1850  Peru Twp., Miami, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Margaret Forgy household 
    • Peter Richardson, age 21, male, laborer, born Ohio.
    1850 U.S. Census - Richison
    1850 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Miami Co. - Margaret Forgy
    Census 3 Aug 1870  Miami Twp., Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Peter J. Richardson household 
    • Richardson, Peter J., age 42, male, white, farmer, real estate valued at $4,280, personal property valued at $800, born Ohio, only male over 21 & U. S. citizen in this household
    1870 U.S. Census - Richison
    1870 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Peter J. Richardson
    Census 2 Jun 1880  Miami Twp., Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Peter Richeson household 
    • Richeson, Peter, white, male, age 51, married, farmer, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio.
    • Minnie Bowyer,white, female, age 5, niece, born Indiana, father born Indiana, mother born Indiana, living with them in 1880 census.
    1880 U.S. Census - Richison
    1880 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Peter Richeson
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Miami Twp., Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Peter G. Richeson household 
    • Richeson, Peter G., head, white, male, born July 1828, age 71, married 1 year, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Ohio, landlord, able to read and write, speaks English, owns home (house) free of mortgage.
    Census 21 Apr 1910  Miami Twp., Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Peter G. Richeson household 
    • Richeson, Peter G., head, male, white, age 81, married 2nd time for 15 years, born Ohio, father born Ohio, mother born Pennsylvania, speaks English, own income, able to read and write, owns home free of mortgage.
    1910 U.S. Census - Richison
    1910 U.S. Census - Richison
    Indiana. Cass Co. - Richeson, Peter G.
    Died 22 Feb 1916  New Waverly, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 15, 16
    Death certificate - Richison
    Death certificate - Richison
    Peter G. Richerson, 1916
    Death certificate - Richison
    Death certificate - Richison
    Peter G. Richison, 1926
    Buried 24 Feb 1916  IOOF Cemetery, New Waverly, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 17
    Grave Marker - Richeson
    Grave Marker - Richeson
    Peter G. Richeson
    Photo courtesy of Debby Beheler
    Association Margaret GILSON (Relationship: Aunt) 
    Person ID I5598  richison
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2016 

    Father George RICHISON, Jr.,   b. c.1798, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth GILSON,   b. Abt 1800-1805, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Sep 1845, prob , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F1645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Catharine KINSEY,   b. 15 Jul 1836, Hagerstown, Wayne, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1895, New Waverly, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1853  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    • Cass County Marriages, Vol. 2, p. 125
    Marriage - Richison
    Marriage - Richison
    Richeson-Kinsey marriage
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Francis RICHISON,   b. calc 21 Jan 1855,   d. 1 Mar 1856  (Age ~ 1 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Florence E. RICHISON,   b. 5 Nov 1857, New Waverly, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Charles Fremont RICHISON,   b. 6 Jul 1859, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1929, Adamsboro, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Margaret Jane RICHISON,   b. 5 Nov 1860, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1934, Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
     5. Emma M. RICHISON,   b. 24 Jun 1863,   d. 27 Sep 1863  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    +6. Edgar Wallace RICHISON,   b. 3 Sep 1864, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1913, Peru Twp., Miami, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [Birth]
     7. Aden RICHISON,   b. 5 Nov 1867,   d. 18 Nov 1867  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Elbert Gilson RICHISON,   b. 4 Oct 1868, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F1971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy MARTINDALE,   b. 25 Dec 1846, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1926, Onward, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1898  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    • 1900 U.S. Census, md 1 year, md date 1899
      1910 U.S. Census, md 15 years, md date 1895 [indicates 2nd marriage for each of them]
    Marriage affidavit, license, and return - Richison
    Marriage affidavit, license, and return - Richison
    Richeson-Whitcomb, 1898
    Divorced 1911  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage License 29 Mar 1911  , Cass Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Marriage affidavit and return - Richison
    Marriage affidavit and return - Richison
    Richeson-Richeson marriage
    Document courtesy of Karen Richeson
    Marriage license application - Richison
    Marriage license application - Richison
    Richeson-Richeson marriage
    Document courtesy of Karin Richeson
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F2116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Nancy MARTINDALE,   b. 25 Dec 1846, , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1926, Onward, Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1911  , Cass, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F6460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jul 1828 - , Clark, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - George Richardson household - 1 Jun 1830 - Logansport, Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Geo. Richardson household - 1 Jun1840 - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Oct 1853 - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Dec 1898 - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 1911 - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1911 - , Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Feb 1916 - New Waverly, Cass, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Peter G. Richeson
    Peter G. Richeson
    Photo courtesy of Karin Richeson

    Documents
    Death certificate - Richison
    Death certificate - Richison
    Charles Fremont Richeson, 1929
    Death certificate - Richson
    Death certificate - Richson
    Nancy (Martindale) Richison, 1926

  • Sources 
    1. [S1901] Marriage, 16 Aug 2014.
      Cass County, Indiana, Marriage Book 17: 235, Peter G. Richeson and Nancy Whitcomb, 23 December 1898, County Clerk's Office, Logansport.

    2. [S1865] Cemetery, 4 Jun 2012.
      Miami County, Indiana, "Mays Cemetery," database, INGenWeb Project (incass-inmiami.org/cemeteries : accessed 31 May 2012), entry for Benjamin F. Richeson, 1855-1856.

    3. [S1865] Cemetery, 4 Jun 2012.
      Miami County, Indiana, "Mays Cemetery," database, INGenWeb Project (incass-inmiami.org/cemeteries : accessed 31 May 2012), entry for Emma M. Richeson, 1863-1863.

    4. [S1869] Deaths, 9 Oct 2014.
      Indiana, Cass County, death certificate, book H-19: 77, (1916), Peter Richerson; Cass County Health Department, Logansport.

    5. [S1869] Deaths, 19 Nov 2016.
      "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 24 July 2016); Peter G. Richeson (22 February 1916), Certificate of Death no. 172, Cass County; citing Death Certificates, 1900-2011, microfilm, Indiana Archives and Records Administration, Indianapolis.

    6. [S769] Message Boards & Forums, (http://genforum.genealogy.com/richison), 29 May 2012.
      "Richison Genealogy Forum," Genealogy.com (genforum.genealogy.com/richison: accessed 27 May 2001),Karen Knapp (karenknapp@earthlink.net) in reply to "George Richison, Hugh Wallace" by Dave Peterson.

    7. [S1901] Marriage, 23 Oct 2010.
      Cass County, Indiana, Logansport, photocopy from Marriage Book 29, page 209, license for Peter G. Richeson and Nancy Richeson, 29 March 1911., Clerk's Office, Government Center, Logansport.

    8. [S1839] 1830 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 25 May 2011.
      1830 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, city of Logansport, page 9, George Richardson household; digital image, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 12 November 2007), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M19, roll 27.

    9. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census (Reliability: 2), 25 May 2011.
      1840 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, p. 386, Geo. Richardson household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 19 May 2007), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M704, roll 75.

    10. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census, 26 May 2011.
      1850 U.S. Census, Miami County, Indiana, population schedule, Peru Twp., page 94B, dwelling 222, family 260, Margaret Forgy household; digital image, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com, accessed 20 May 2007); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M432, roll 160.

    11. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census, 15 Dec 2007.
      1870 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, Miami Township, Logansport post office, p. 20 (penned), dwelling 150, family 149, Peter J. Richardson household, digital images, Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 20 May 2007); imaged from NARA microfilm publication M593:302.

    12. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census, 24 May 2011.
      1880 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, Miami Township, p. 4D (penned), enumeration district (ED) 26, dwelling 33, family 32, Peter Richeson household, digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com, accessed 20 May 2006); imaged from NARA microfilm publication T9:268.

    13. [S1832] 1900 U.S. Census, 26 May 2011.
      1900 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, Miami Township, enumeration district (ED) 19, sheet 9, dwelling 206, family 206, Peter G. Richeson household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 Oct 2007); imaged from NARA microfilm publication T623: 362.

    14. [S45] 1910 U.S. Census, 26 May 2011.
      1910 U.S. census, Cass County, Indiana, population schedule, Miami township, sheet 7B, enumeration district (ED) 40, dwelling 154, family 154, Peter G. Richeson household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 9 Oct 2007); imaged from NARA microfilm publication T624: 341.

    15. [S769] Message Boards & Forums, (http://genforum.genealogy.com/richison), 29 May 2012.
      "Richison Genealogy Forum,?Genealogy.com (genforum.genealogy.com/richison: accessed 27 May 2001),Karen Knapp (karenknapp@earthlink.net) in reply to "George Richison, Hugh Wallace" by Dave Peterson.

    16. [S1878] Correspondence, 29 May 2012.
      Karen Knapp, karenknapp@earthlink.net, to Shirley Richison Fields, email, 1 July 2001, summary of her information George Richison, Jr.'s family with some sources indicated.

    17. [S1310] Find A Grave, 26 Mar 2011.
      Find A Grave, database and images, (http://findagrave.com : accessed 26 March 2011); memorial page for Peter G. Richeson (1828-1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20,294,818; citing New Waverly Cemetery, New Waverly, Cass County, Indiana; the photograph by Cass County Crazy is appreciated.

    18. [S1901] Marriage (Reliability: 2), 28 Jun 2012.
      WPA Index to marriage records, Cass County, 1850-1920 inclusive, Vol. III, N-Z. 1940; entry for Peter G Richardson and Catharine Kinsey, 13 October 1853, 2-125.

    19. [S1901] Marriage, 28 Jun 2006.
      Cass County, Indiana, photocopy from Marriage Book 17, page 235, for Peter G. Richeson and Nancy Whittcomb, 23 December 1898; Clerk's Office, Government Center, Logansport.

    20. [S1901] Marriage (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2010.
      Cass County, Indiana, photocopy of affidavit and return from Marriage Book 29, page 209, for Peter G. Richeson and Nancy Richeson, 29 March 1911; Clerk's Office, Government Center, Logansport.

    21. [S1901] Marriage, 23 Oct 2010.
      Cass County, Indiana, photocopy of affidavit and return from Marriage Book 29, page 209, for Peter G. Richeson and Nancy Richeson, 29 March 1911; Clerk's Office, Government Center, Logansport.