Person:Edward Richardson (25)

Edward T. Richardson
b.7 Jun 1812
  1. Samuel Richardsonbef 1812 -
  2. Edward T. Richardson1812 - 1877
  • HEdward T. Richardson1812 - 1877
  • W.  Hannah Masden (add)
m. 20 May 1841
Facts and Events
Name Edward T. Richardson
Gender Male
Birth[1] 7 Jun 1812
Marriage 20 May 1841 to Hannah Masden (add)
Other[2][5] Jun-Aug 1859 Chester, Pennsylvania, United Statesin court to claim money owed on outstanding loan to William H. Scott
Unknown[3] 1860 Lewisville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United Stateswith Joseph, owned a grist or flour mill
Property[4] 31 March 1860 Chester, Pennsylvania, United Statessold property received from William H. Scott
Residence[4] 30 Oct 1865 Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States
Death[1] 1877
  1. 1.0 1.1 Biographical and Genealogical History of the State of Delaware, Vol. I (1899); DE Hist. Soc. #F166.9 R94, in Biographical and genealogical history of the state of Delaware: containing biographical and genealogical sketches of prominent and representative citizens, and many of the early settlers. (Tucson, Arizona: W.C. Cox Co., 1974), pp. 121-130, Secondary quality.

    The Richardson Family were Quakers, with business interests primarily in Delware and Philadelphia, and some connections to Chester County, Pennsylvania.
    Children of Joseph and Ann (Spackman) Richardson inc. #5, Edward T., b. 7 June 1812, d. 1877

  2. Court File, Court of Common Pleas, #95; Chester County Archives, August 1859, Primary quality.

    1) Precipe [original statement of claim], file 27 June 1859 & issue of Summons
    Edward T. Richardson and Joseph Richardson trading under the name of the firm of E. T. and J. Richardson vs William H. Scott

  3. Boyd's Business Directory of the Counties of Adams, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin, Lancaster, Montgomery and York, Pa. William H. Boyd, Directory Publisher, Philadelphia, 1860, Secondary quality.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Chester County, PA Land Records, in Chester County (Pennsylvania). Recorder of Deeds. Deeds 1688-1903 ; Index to deeds 1688-1922. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968).

    Book 06, p. 323
    Edward T. Richardson and Hannah M. his wife and Joseph Richardson of Elk Township, Chester, PA sold the land to Houston T. Lewis of the same place for $1000 on 31 March 1860
    Book E7, p. 164
    Edward T. Richardson and Joseph Richardson of the city of Wilmington, DE bought the land from Thomas B. Lewis, administrator of the late Houston T. Lewis, who died intestate for $1005.00 on 30 October 1865
    Book Y8, p. 126 - Edward T. Richardson and Hannah his wife and Joseph Richards of Delaware sold the land to Thomas F. Burk of Elk Township, Chester County, PA for $1175 on 4 February 1867

  5. William Scott's land was sold to pay the debt. Edward and Joseph purchased the land themselves for lack of other buyers.