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