George Franklin Richards (1861 - 1950) MP

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Birthplace: Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
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About George Franklin Richards

Wikipedia Biographical Summary:

"...George Franklin Richards (23 February 1861 – 8 August 1950) was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from April 9, 1906 until his death. He also served as Acting Presiding Patriarch of the LDS Church from 1937 to 1942 and President of the Quorum of the Twelve from May 25, 1945 until his death..."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'George F. Richards', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 14 April 2011, 19:31 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=George_F._Richards&oldid=424080144> [accessed 24 April 2011]

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Birth: Feb. 23, 1861 Farmington Davis County Utah, USA

Death: Aug. 8, 1950 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, son of Apostle Franklin D. Richards and father to Apostle Legrand Richards. He also served as Salt Lake Temple President, Patriarch to the Church, and at the time of his passing was President of the Quorum of the Twelve.


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Parents:
  • Franklin Dewey Richards (1821 - 1899)
  • Nanny Longstroth Richards (1828 - 1911)
Spouses:
  • Betsy Hollings Richards (1887 - 1981)
  • Alice Almira Robinson Richards (1864 - 1946)*
Children:
  • George Franklin Richards (1883 - 1975)*
  • Sarah Ellen Richards Cannon (1889 - 1988)*
  • Lucena Richards Card (1893 - 1991)*
  • Edna Moselle Richards Wallace (1902 - 1996)*

Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA

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George F. Richards, Apostle, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints's Timeline

1861
February 23, 1861
Farmington, Davis, Utah, USA
1882
March 9, 1882
Age 21
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Ut
1883
April 23, 1883
Age 22
Farmington, Davis, Ut
1884
August 10, 1884
Age 23
Farmington, Davis, Ut
1886
February 6, 1886
Age 24
Farmington, Davis, UT, USA
1887
April 5, 1887
Age 26
Nephi, Juab, Ut
1889
July 13, 1889
Age 28
Tooele, Tooele, Ut
1890
October 25, 1890
Age 29
Tooele, Tooele, Ut
1892
May 1, 1892
Age 31
Tooele, Tooele, Ut
1893
August 9, 1893
Age 32
Tooele, Tooele, Ut