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Ann Richards (Merryman)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Maryland, United States
Death: Died in Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States
Place of Burial: Callaway, Franklin County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Charles Merryman and Jane Merryman
Wife of Benjamen Richards
Mother of Edward Richards

Managed by: cecilia richards
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About Ann Richards

Ann was the daughter of Charles Merryman Jr [1680-1722] and Jane Long [1675-1739], who were married June 24 1702, Baltimore County, Maryland.

She married Benjamin Richards [1710] MD, probably circa 1730 in old Baltimore County Maryland in the town of Hampstead.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=74812640 -------------------- Ann was the daughter of Charles Merryman Jr [1680-1722] and Jane Long [1675-1739], who were married June 24 1702, Baltimore County, Maryland.

She married Benjamin Richards [1710] MD, probably circa 1730 in old Baltimore County Maryland in the town of Hampstead.

Their children were: 1. Edward [1731] MD 2. Ruth [27 April 1733] MD 3. Charles [23 Feb 1747] MD [Ann's father-in-law, Edward Richards [1678-1755]; recorded in his Bible that there were other children born to Benjamin and Ann--though their names were not given.]

Ann's father's estate: Charles Merryman 17.187 A BA £86.15.7 Aug 3 1739 Payments to: William Hall who married a daughter (unnamed, her portion), Benjamin Richards who married a daughter (unnamed, her portion), Joseph Cross who married a daughter (unnamed, her portion), Charles Merryman (son, his portion), Jemima Merryman (daughter, her portion), Ketdemie Merryman (daughter, her portion), accountant (1/3). Executrix: Jane Knight, wife of Benjamin Knight.

Benjamin and Ann removed their family into Virginia in 1750, where Benjamin & son Edward appeared on the tax roll. By 1755 they had moved into newly forming Franklin County VA, where they settled to the end or their lives. Son Edward became a prominent plantation owner and livestock breeder just a few miles south east of Rocky Mount in Franklin County.

LINEAGE: Charles Merryman Jr. [1680] Lancaster Co VA Charles Merryman Sr. [1655] Lancaster Co VA

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Ann Richards's Timeline

1710
November 16, 1710
Maryland, United States
1730
1730
Age 19
Hampstead, Carroll County, Maryland, United States
1740
1740
Age 29
Lunenburg County, Province of Virginia
1783
November 11, 1783
Age 72
Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States
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Callaway, Franklin County, Virginia, United States