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Franklin Dewey Richards
Birth: Apr. 2, 1821
Richmond
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1899
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA

Apostle of The Church of Jesus Chirst of Latter-day Saints. Nephew to Levi and Willard Richards, he journyed west and arrived at Haun's Mill only to find his brother killed and thrown down a well. Another brother died on the Batallion march, and lost two sons on the trek west. Pressing on faithful he served 4 times to Britain, 3 times as Mission President. Published there the first Pearl of Great Price, 30 years later becoming cannonized scripture of the Standard Works of the Church. Returning home to Ogden, UT he served as President of the Twelve for 15 months til his death. (bio by: Chad Stowell) 
 
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 Parents:
  Phinehas Howe Richards (1788 - 1874)
  Wealthy Dewey Richards (1786 - 1853)
 
 Spouses:
  Jane Snyder Richards (1823 - 1912)
  Ann Davis Richards (1791 - 1875)*
  Sarah Snyder Richards (1813 - 1894)*
  Charlotte Fox Richards (1826 - 1918)*
  Susan Sanford Peirson Richards (1831 - 1878)*
  Ann Davis Dalley (1791 - 1875)*
  Susanna Bayliss Richards (1812 - 1891)*
  Mary Thompson Richards (1827 - 1905)*
  Nanny Longstroth Richards (1828 - 1911)*
  Rhoda Harriet Foss Richards (1830 - 1881)*
  Laura Altha Snyder Richards (1836 - 1878)*
 
 Children:
  Wealthy Louisa Richards (1843 - 1846)*
  Isaac Phinehas Richards (1846 - 1846)*
  Franklin Snyder Richards (1849 - 1934)*
  Mary Richards Webber (1850 - 1929)*
  Josephine Richards West (1853 - 1933)*
  Lucy Richards (1854 - 1854)*
  Lorenzo Maeser Richards (1857 - 1883)*
  Minerva Edmeresa Richards Knowlton (1858 - 1936)*
  George Albert Richards (1858 - 1908)*
  Myron John Richards (1858 - 1938)*
  Charles Comstock Richards (1859 - 1953)*
  Ezra Taft Richards (1860 - 1866)*
  Samuel J Richards (1860 - 1898)*
  George Franklin Richards (1861 - 1950)*
  Wealthy Richards Clark (1861 - 1940)*
  Milley D. Richards (1862 - 1865)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Richards Robinson (1862 - 1925)*
  Mary Alice Richards Stevenson (1863 - 1926)*
  Wilford Woodruff Richards (1866 - 1912)*
  Harvey Sellman Richards (1866 - 1867)*
  Lorenzo Maeser Richards (1882 - 1883)*
 
 Siblings:
  Franklin Dewey Richards (1821 - 1899)
  George Spencer Richards (1823 - 1838)*
  Samuel Whitney Richards (1824 - 1909)*
  Maria Wealthy Richards Wilcox (1827 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ogden City Cemetery
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: C-4-2-5W
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Chad Stowell
Record added: Mar 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6280487
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