Mary Berta Richardson1

F, b. 30 December 1893, d. 7 January 1989
     Mary Berta Richardson was (an unknown value.) She was born on 30 December 1893 at Turlington, Freestone County, Texas.1 She was the daughter of John Whitney Richardson and Mary Louise Cobbs.1 She married Walter Clarence Milliken, son of Robert Harris Milliken and Francis Isabelle Ham, on 21 December 1916 at Freestone County, Texas. She died on 7 January 1989 at Mansfield, Tarrant County, Texas, at age 95.

Children of Mary Berta Richardson and Walter Clarence Milliken

Citations

  1. [S7] Historical Society, History of Freestone County.

Mary Eunice Richardson1

F
     Mary Eunice Richardson is the daughter of John Arthur Richardson and Mattie Alice Taylor.1 She married Aaron Hazel Hancock on 24 December 1930 at Lovington, Lea County, New Mexico.2

Citations

  1. [S7] Historical Society, History of Freestone County, "Richardson, John Arthur", by Mrs Hazel Hancock, section 696.
  2. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Ector County. TX - Obits from the Odessa American 13 Jan 1999", Odessa American Obits, http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/ector/obits/odessa/1999/…
  3. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Dawson County, Texas - Births 1931", Dawson County Births, http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/dawson/vitals/births/…
  4. [S109] RootsWeb-Harris County, TX, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txdawson/, Dawson County, TX - Births 1933; http://www.txgenweb2.org/txdawson/1933births.htm
  5. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Dawson County, Texas - Births 1935", Dawson County Births, http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/dawson/vitals/births/1935/…
  6. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, "Alice Myrnalyn Hancock", MyrnaLyn Hancock, http://records.ancestry.com/…
  7. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Dawson County Births 1939", Dawson County Births, http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/dawson/vitals/births/1939/…
  8. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "481 Dawson Co., TX - Births, 1945", Dawson County Obits, http://files.usgwarchives.org/tx/dawson/vitals/births/1945/…

Mary Nell Richardson1

F
     Mary Nell Richardson is the daughter of Hiram Travis Richardson and Christine Carver.1

Citations

  1. [S129] Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Online, online http://lubbockonline.com, Hiram Travis Richardson obituary, published Sunday, October 12, 2003, accessed 29 Dec 2011 (http://lubbockonline.com/stories/101203/obi_101203061.shtml).

Mary Velma Richardson1

F, b. 10 October 1903, d. 6 June 1950
     Mary Velma Richardson was also known as Velma. She was born on 10 October 1903 at Turlington, Freestone County, Texas.1,2 She was the daughter of Newell Luther Richardson Sr. and Nannie Lula Mattox.1 She appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 in the household of Luther Richardson and Nannie Lula Richardson at Freestone County, Texas.3 She married Clarence Joseph Mitchell on 14 January 1928 at Texas.4 She and Clarence Joseph Mitchell appeared on the census of 24 April 1930 at Freestone County, Texas.5 She and Clarence Joseph Mitchell appeared on the census of 2 April 1940 at Freestone County, Texas.6 She died on 6 June 1950 at Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, at age 46.2,7 Mrs. Mary Velma Mitchell, 46, wife of Clarence Mitchell, died in an Amarillo hospital early Tuesday morning after a long illiness. Funeral services were held at Antioch at 5 o'clock Wednesday afternoon. The Rev. H.L. McKissack and D.D. Morgan officiated. Burial followed in Antioch Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Cloyce Davis, Newburn Richardson, Carl Robertson, Clay Burkhart, Ray Bratcher and Edwin DeBorde. Mrs. Mitchell was born Oct. 10, 1903, at Turlington, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. N.L. Richardson, Sr. She was married January 14, 1928, to Clarence Mitchell in Fairfield. She was a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors include her parents, husband and her three children, Mrs. C.L. Mullen, Miss Christine Mitchell and Wayne Mitchell, all of Amarillo.2

Children of Mary Velma Richardson and Clarence Joseph Mitchell

Citations

  1. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, Census Place: Fairfield, Freestone, Texas; Roll: T625_1805; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 8; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  2. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 92, Mary Velma (RICHARDSON) MITCHELL, The Fairfield Recorder, June 8, 1950, "Mrs. C. Mitchell Dies in Amarillo After Long Illiness."
  3. [S180] 1910 U.S. Census, Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Freestone, Texas; Roll: T624_1553; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0015; Image: ; FHL microfilm: 1375566; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  4. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 92, Clarence Joseph MITCHELL, The Fairfield Recorder, January 29, 1953, "C.J. Mitchell Dies in Amarillo, Rites At Antioch."
  5. [S119] 1930 U.S. Census, Census Place: Precinct 1, Freestone, Texas; Roll: 2332; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 149.0; FHL microfilm: 2342066; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  6. [S181] 1940 U.S. Census, Census Place: Freestone, Texas; Roll: T627_4035; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 81-7; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  7. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Mary Velma Mitchell, Original data: Texas Department of Health. Texas Death Indexes, 1903-2000. Austin, TX, USA: Texas Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit.

Mathias Richardson1

M, b. circa 1848
     Mathias Richardson also went by the name of Mat.2 He was born circa 1848 at Mississippi.1 He was the son of Hiram Richardson and Elizabeth J. Bryant.1 He married Eliza Jane Harden on 9 February 1875 at Lee County, Mississippi.3

Children of Mathias Richardson and Eliza Jane Harden

Citations

  1. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, 1850 US Census, Itawamba County, Mississippi, District 6, Pg 39, accessed 28 Dec 2011.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, 1880 US Census, Itawamba County, Mississippi, Pg 3, accessed 28 Dec 2011.
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Mississippi Marriages 1776-1935, accessed 28 Dec 2011 (http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll|0|1652393|0|2|3246|27|0|0|0|0|&msgpn__ftp=Mississippi%2c+USA&msgpn=27&msgpn_PInfo=5-|0|1652393|0|2|3246|27|0|0|0|0|&uidh=ze7&_83004003-n_xcl=f&pcat=BMD_MARRIAGE&fh=7&h=504006&recoff=6+7).

Michele Denise Richardson1

F
     Michele Denise Richardson is the daughter of Larry Dwight Richardson and Karen Cecelia Chandler.2,3 She married Reymundo Alcantar on 21 July 1995 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.4 She and Reymundo Alcantar were divorced on 13 December 2006 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.5

Citations

  1. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, Michele Denise Richardson, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, accessed 19 May 2012.
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VD3S-WG5 : accessed 19 May 2012), Michele Denise Richardson, 10 May 1972; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing Texas Department of State Health Services.
  3. [S175] TimesDaily.com, online http://www.timesdaily.com/, Larry D. Richardson Obituary, accessed 19 May 2012 (http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/timesdaily/obituary.aspx).
  4. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas Marriages, 1966-2010," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VTYG-HJH : accessed 7 May 2016), Reymundo Alcantar and Michele D Richardson, 21 Jul 1995; citing Travis, Texas, United States, certificate number 095276, Vital Statistics Unit, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin.
  5. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2010," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VY2R-KF6 : accessed 7 May 2016), Reymundo Alcantar and Michele D Alcantar, 13 Dec 2006; from "Texas, Divorce Index, 1968-2011," database, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2005); citing Travis, Texas, United States, certificate number 133547, Texas Department of State Health Services.

Mildred Richardson1

F
     Mildred Richardson is the daughter of Fred Barnett Richardson and Autie Viola Stroud.1 She married Clay Burkhart after 1940.

Child of Mildred Richardson and Clay Burkhart

Citations

  1. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Freestone County Texas Obituaries", ,http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/freestone/obits/richa6.txt
  2. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, "Freestone Co., TX - Births, 1948", Freestone County Births , http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/freestone/vitals/births/…

Nancy Richardson1

F, b. 20 January 1846, d. 29 April 1932
     Nancy Richardson also went by the name of Nannie. She was born on 20 January 1846 at Mississippi.2 She was the daughter of Hiram Richardson and Elizabeth J. Bryant.1 She married Joseph H. Reeves on 26 December 1869 at Itawamba County, Mississippi.1,3,4 She died on 29 April 1932 at Clarendon, Donley County, Texas, at age 86.2

Children of Nancy Richardson and Joseph H. Reeves

Citations

  1. [S7] Historical Society, History of Freestone County, Richardson, John Whitney by Mary Berta (Richardson) Milliken.
  2. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics Death Certificate Registrar's No. 16092.
  3. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, 1900 US Census, Briscoe County, TX, Justice Precinct 1, Enumeration District 8, Sheet 1B.
  4. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/, Mississippi Marriages 1776-1935, accessed 28 Dec 2011.

Newell Luther Richardson Jr.1

M, b. 15 April 1921, d. 15 June 2007
     Newell Luther Richardson Jr. was also known as Luther.2 He was born on 15 April 1921 at Antioch, Freestone County, Texas.1,3 He was the son of Newell Luther Richardson Sr. and Nannie Lula Mattox.1 He married Agnes Mae Smith, daughter of William Arthur Smith and Beulah Unknown, circa 1944.1 He died on 15 June 2007 at Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, at age 86.1,3 He was buried circa 18 June 2007 at Freestone County, Texas.1,4 Funeral services were held Monday, June 18 in Arlington for N.L. (Luther) Richardson, Jr., 86, who died Friday, June 15 in Fort Worth. Mr. Ruchardson was born April 15, 1921 in Antioch to Luther and Lula Richardson. He became a master Mason in 1959 and worked for Gulf Oil until his retirement in 1975.
Services were conducted at 10 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home chapel, with Dr. Al Wise officiating.
Burial was at Antioch Cemetery near Farifield, with Bro. Ed Ridge officiating. Mr. Richardson is survived by his wife of 63 years, Agnes Smith Richardson of Kennedale; a son, Ronnie Richardson and wife Rena of Corsicana; daughter Beverly Hepler and husband Jerry of Arlington; Grandcildren and spouses Tina and Brian Sperry of McKinney, and Sean and julie Hepler of Arlington; great-granddaughters Audry, Lauren and Ella Sperry and Morgan Hepler; great-grandson Gage Hepler, due in August; and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and seven sisters.3

Children of Newell Luther Richardson Jr. and Agnes Mae Smith

Citations

  1. [S8] Unknown short title, online unknown url.
  2. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 106, Nannie Lula (MADDOX) HUGHES RICHARDSON, Publisher: The Fairfield Recorder, Dec. 29, 1966.
  3. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 106, (Newell) Luther RICHARDSON, Jr., Publisher: The Fairfield Recorder, June 23, 2007 issue.
  4. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online http://www.usgwarchives.org/, Freestone County, Texas Obituaries, Newell Luther Richardson, Jr., Originally Published: Fairfield Recorder, Date: 23 Jun 2007, Accessed: 12 Nov 2016 (http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/freestone/obits/richa5.txt).

Newell Luther Richardson Sr.1,2

M, b. 14 January 1873, d. 26 February 1966
     Newell Luther Richardson Sr. also went by the name of Luther.3 He was born on 14 January 1873 at Freestone County, Texas.2,4 He was the son of John Whitney Richardson and Mary Louise Cobbs.5 He married Ann Lee Wells, daughter of Samuel G. Wells and Lettie Mariah Garner, on 28 February 1894 at Freestone County, Texas.6 He appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Freestone County, Texas.7 He married Nannie Lula Mattox, daughter of Jessie Mattox, circa 1904. He and Nannie Lula Richardson appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 at Freestone County, Texas.8 He and Nannie Lula Mattox appeared on the census of 3 February 1920 at Fairfield, Freestone County, Texas.9 He and Nannie Lula Mattox appeared on the census of 24 April 1930 at Freestone County, Texas.10 He died on 26 February 1966 at Fairfield, Freestone County, Texas, at age 93; Listed as Newell Luther in citation.2,4 N.L. Richardson Funeral Services Held Here

Newell Luther Richardson died at Freestone County Hospital Saturday, Feb. 26, after an extended illiness. Funeral services were held from Capps Chapel Sunday with the Rev. H.L. McKissack of Teague, the Rev. Jack McDaniel and the Rev. mike Reed officiating. Burial followed at Antioch Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Rankin Gilpin, Frank Anderson, Clifton Anderson, Charlie Lambert, Bert Bennett and E.D. Terry.
Mr. Richardson, a retired farmer, was born in Freestone County Jan. 14, 1873, and celebrated is 93rd birthday in January. He was married to the former Mss Lula Hughes (sic. Mrs. Lula Hughes*) Jan 1, 1903. He was the son of the late J.W. and Mary Cobb Richardson.
Survivors include his wife of Fairfield; two sons, W.E. Richardson of Waco and Luther Richardson of Arlington; five daughters, Mae Richardson of Fairfield, Mrs. Floyd Kelly of Quitaque, Mrs. Exa Day of Amarillo, Mrs. Ina Ruth DeBorde of Houston, Mrs. Ada Flippo of Amarillo; two brothers, Fred Richardson of Fairfield and Arthur Richardson of Morton; two sisters, Mrs. Berta Milliken of Fort Worth and Mrs. Jessie Henry of Fairfield; 28 grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren and many friends. Three children preceded him in death.
Capps Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

NOTE: *Nannie Lula Maddox's 1st husband was John B. Hughes, married 14 Feb. 1901. He and a son Jesse D. Hughes are buried in the Antioch Cemetery at Luna.4

Children of Newell Luther Richardson Sr. and Ann Lee Wells

Children of Newell Luther Richardson Sr. and Nannie Lula Mattox

Citations

  1. [S4] Interview, Vera Lee Hunter & Kenneth Hunter.
  2. [S8] Unknown short title, online unknown url.
  3. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 102, Ann Lee (WELLS) RICHARDSON, Publisher: The Fairfield Recorder, Oct 26, 1900.
  4. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 106, Newell Luther RICHARDSON, Sr., Publisher: The Fairfield Recorder, March 3, 1966.
  5. [S7] Historical Society, History of Freestone County, Richardson, John Whitney by Mary Berta (Richardson) Milliken.
  6. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XLFQ-Z4W : accessed 6 May 2012), Lee Wells, 1894.
  7. [S28] Family Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/default.asp, 1900 US Census, Freestone County, Texas, Schedule No. 1 Population, Precint No. 3, p. 7B, dwelling 130, family 132, Luther Richardson and family; digital image, FamilySearch.com (http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/…;placeId=26;eventPlace=Texas%2C%20United%20States;p=1;givenName=Willie%20Edgar;searchType=standard : accessed 20 Jul 2008); ref. no. 85, GSU film no. 1241636, image 00587.
  8. [S180] 1910 U.S. Census, Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Freestone, Texas; Roll: T624_1553; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0015; Image: ; FHL microfilm: 1375566; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  9. [S179] 1920 U.S. Census, Census Place: Fairfield, Freestone, Texas; Roll: T625_1805; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 8; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  10. [S119] 1930 U.S. Census, Census Place: Precinct 1, Freestone, Texas; Roll: 2332; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 149.0; FHL microfilm: 2342066; Ancestry.com, accessed 2 Feb 2013.
  11. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 103, Miss Fannie Mae RICHARDSON, Publisher: The Fairfield Recorder, Jan. 15, 1981.
  12. [S12] Tommy D. Stephens, "Email from Tommy Stephens," to Keith Hunter, From: "Tommy D. Stephens" <e-mail address>
    To: <e-mail address>
    Subject: Richardson Family
    Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2008 02:19:13 -0600.
  13. [S18] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com/
  14. [S229] Linda, Paula Snider, Cindy Eisen Mullen, Your Antioch Family, Chapter Two: Antioch Cemetery Obituaries, Page: 56, Ina Ruth (RICHARDSON) DeBORDE, Oct. 1999-Submitted by Rich Kreiss.