Thomas Ware (1758 – 1842)

”THOMAS WARE. OF THE PHILADELPHIA CONFERENCE. 1758—1842. Thomas Ware was born at Greenwich, Cumberland County, N. J., on the 19th of December, 1758. His paternal grandfather emigrated from England to this country, having been a Captain in the British service … Continue reading

Col. Edmund “Ned” Richardson (1818 – 1886)

Edmund Richardson was born June 28, 1818 in Caswell Co. North Carolina, one of three sons born to James Richardson and Anne Payne Ware.  James, a planter and country merchant, died in 1826 and Edmund’s mother, Anne, married Stephen Sargeant.  … Continue reading

James Richardson (1816 – )

This biography is taken directly from Biographical Sketches of Christian Co., KY, edited by Perrin in 1884. “James Richardson was born March 4, 1816 in Caswell Co., NC.  His father, was born in Halifax Co., VA and there reared and … Continue reading