John Kenny Richards (1806 - 1889)

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Birthplace: Quebec, Canada
Death: Died in Mendon, Cache, Utah, USA
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About John Kenny Richards

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Easton Kelsey Company (1851) Age at departure: 46

100 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Iowa (present day Council Bluffs). They originally departed about June 10, but turned back due to Indian trouble. They left again June 29. Luman A. Shurtliff was captain of the 1st Fifty and Isaac Allred was captain of the 2nd Fifty.

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Birth: May 16, 1806 Quebec, Canada

Death: Nov. 15, 1889 Mendon Cache County Utah, USA

John K. Richard and Agnes Hill and family, went North from Salt Lake city into beautiful Cache Valley, being amongst the first to colonize the valley.


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Spouse:
  • Agnes Hill Richards (1808 - 1886)
Children:
  • Elizabeth A Richards Rowe (1835 - 1927)*
  • Mary Richards Terry (1837 - 1902)*
  • Agnes Richards Baker (1843 - 1929)*

Burial: Mendon City Cemetery Mendon Cache County Utah, USA

Created by: John Strack Record added: Nov 23, 2008 Find A Grave Memorial# 31636600

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John Kenny Richards's Timeline

1806
May 16, 1806
Quebec, Canada
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Age 25
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1843
November 1, 1843
Age 37
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA
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