Squire William B. Richardson  Squire William B. Richardson
Male 1822 - 1893

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  • Title  Squire 
    Born  04 Jan 1822  Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Son of William Richardson
    Gender  Male 
    Witness  Find A Grave #38312968 
    Residence  Home, Farm and J.P.Office was located in Montgomery Township just outside the northern Lansdale borough line, past Seventh Street, east of Broad Street. 
    Religion  Methodist 
    Church Membership  Lansdale Methodist Episcopal Church 
    Education  "Pay School" on Gaskell Street, Philadelphia, then a public school on Front Street. During his time as an apprentice he attended Benjamin Lewis' School to learn Drafting. 
    Occupation  Apprenticed at age 16 to learn the Carpenter Trade, age 21 Journeyman Carpenter, 3 years, In business for himself to 1859,Bought farm in Montgomery Township, Farmed and was a carpenter and in the real estate trade for 13 years until his health failed, Elected Justice of the Peace 1875 Montgomery Township. 
    Organization Memberships  Hutchinson Commandery, No. 32 Knights Templar of Norristown, PA 
    Achievements  Along with son, Harry Richardson, was originator and Vice President, Lansdale Water Works, President of The Lansdale Cemetery Association, Projector and President of Two Building Associations. 
    Died  07 Dec 1893  Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Lansdale Cemetery, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I274896  Strausstown Roots | ~DavidMoyer
    Last Modified  02 Mar 2019 
     
    Family  Margaret Shields,   b. 24 Mar 1831, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1923, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  23 Jan 1848 
    Children 
     1. William E Richardson,   b. 23 Sep 1849, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925, Saint Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jacob Shields Richardson,   b. 01 Mar 1851, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Nov 1851, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Richardson,   b. 12 Jun 1852, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Dec 1852, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Mary Jane Richardson,   b. 17 Jul 1855, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Aug 1924, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Anna Loage Richardson,   b. 10 Feb 1857, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1942, Lambertville, Hunterdon County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Margaret Shields Richardson,   b. 09 Jun 1859, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Belleville, Essex County, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Clara Virginia Richardson,   b. 18 Dec 1862, Montgomery Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1933, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Harry Richardson,   b. 24 Apr 1866, Montgomery Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1936, Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Edmund Richardson Richardson,   b. 23 Sep 1869, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Sep 1941, West Donegal Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Lilly May Richardson,   b. 26 Apr 1882, Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1883, Lansdale, Montgomery County Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  29 Oct 2017 
    Family ID  F90714  Group Sheet
     

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