Place: 71 Camden, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
SDATE 1 JUL 1875
Place: 185 Silver, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
SDATE 1 JUL 1890
Place: 127 Purchase Street, Boston, Suffok, Massachusetts, USA
Source: S140 Abbreviation: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910 Title: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910 Text: CONT About Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 CONT CONT QUESTIONS or CORRECTIONS? CONT If you have questions or if you would like to report a correction, please e-mail email@example.com CONT CONT PLEASE READ BEFORE SEARCHING: CONT Before you begin using this database, please take a moment to read these research notes for using Mass Vital Records. CONT This information that will contribute to the success of your searches and will also answer questions that you may have about these records. CONT CONT AMENDED RECORDS: CONT CONT An asterisk (*) next to an index entry indicates that the record is in the volumes of amended records. "Amended" records for years prior to 1901 were recently released on microfilm and are being incrementally added to the database. CONT CONT Amended records for years 1901 and later are held by the Registry of Vital Records and must be requested from that office. "Amended” records are records that were submitted after the initial release of records by the towns to the state or records that were recalled for correction, sometimes known as “late returns.” These records are either additions to an earlier year’s report, corrections to a previously entered record, or records of illegitimate births. CONT CONT The Mass. Registry of Vital Records and Statistics has released the pre-1901 “amended” records in amended volumes v.1 – v.42 to the Mass. Archives, and we are in the process of adding them to our website. Amended volumes 43 and up, and records later than 1900 in volumes v.1 – v.42 are not available for public viewing. CONT CONT For post 1900 amended records, please contact: CONT CONT Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records and Statistics. CONT 150 Mount Vernon St., 1st Fl. CONT Dorchester, MA 02125-3105 CONT Main Telephone: (617) 740-2600 CONT CONT Citation Information CONT Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910. (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004.) Repository: #R12 Repository: #R12 Page: Volume 282, Page 93 Data: Text: Last Name First Name Town/Village Year Vol Page Type Original Image CONT Richards Frank A. Boston 1876 282 93 Marriage View Image CONT CONT <..\mass_bmd\show.asp?img=93.sid&page=1&vol=282&pn=93&nav_type=view&yr=1876> CONT CONT Marriages Registered in the City of Boston for the Year 1876 CONT CONT No./Date of Marriage/Names, Surnames and Color of Groom and Bride/Residence of Each at Time of Marriage/Age of Each in years/Occupation of Each/Place of Birth of Each/ Name of Parents/What Marriage/Name & Official Station of Person by Whom Married CONT CONT 71 August 10 Frank A. Richards Boston 30 Machinist Boston Joseph Ellen M. 1st Rev. J.J. Lewis CONT Lizzie W. Viles Boston 23 Roxbury William A. Eliza " Boston CONT CONT CONT Richards Frank A. Arlington 1895 455 71 Death image not available
Repository: R12 Name: New England Historic Genealogical Society Address: 99 - 101 Newbury Street CONT Boston, MA 02116 CONT USA Address 1: 99 - 101 Newbury Street City: Boston State: MA Postal Code: 02116 Country: USA Phone Number: 888-296-3447 Web Address: www.americanancestors.org
Source: S180 Abbreviation: 1874 Boston City Directory Title: 1874 Boston City Directory Repository: #R45
Repository: R45 Name: Boston Public Library Address:
Source: S181 Abbreviation: 1875 Boston City Directory Title: 1875 Boston City Directory Repository: #R45 Data: Text: Richards Frank A., machinist, 19 Camden, bds. 185 Silver
Source: S182 Abbreviation: 1890 Boston City Directory Title: 1890 Boston City Directory Repository: #R17 Data: Text: Name: Frank A. Richards CONT Location 1: 127 Purchase CONT Location 2: at Arlington CONT Occupation: machinist CONT Year: 1890 CONT City: Boston CONT State: MA
Repository: R17 Name: ancestry.com Address:
Source: S183 Abbreviation: 1872 Boston City Directory Title: 1872 Boston City Directory Repository: #R45 Data: Text: 1872 CONT Joseph Richards, Sailmaker, 71 Camden CONT George C. Richards, Painter, boards 71 Camden CONT Frank A. Richards, Machinist, boards 71 Camden
Source: S184 Abbreviation: 1873 Boston City Directory Title: 1873 Boston City Directory Repository: #R45
Source: S221 Abbreviation: The Autobiography of Henry Fowle of Boston (1766-1 Title: David H. Kilmer, The Autobiography of Henry Fowle of Boston (1766-1837) (Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, Maryland, 1991) Repository: #R12 Page: 221-222 Data: Text: A moderate amount of information may be applied to the adult life of Ellen Maria Fowle, Henry's last daughter. She was four weeks shy of her twenty-fourth birthday the evening of October 2, 1842, when she married Joseph Richards, Boston sailmaker, in the Purchase st. (Unitarian) Church. The Rev. James I. T. Coolidge, George Ripley's successor at Purchase st., performed the ceremony. The bridegroom --- seven years or so older than his wife --- must have seemed like something of an exotic to his in-law; for his late father Peter Richards also a sailmaker, had been born and raised in St. Thomas, the West Indies. (His mother, Mary, was born, more prosaically, in Westminster, near Fitchburg.) That Joseph and Ellen's married life had its precarious moments is suggested by the fifteen different Boston addresses at which they resided between 1842 and 1870. (For the last ten of those years they were residents of South Boston --- a neighborhood where, up until then, none of Henry Fowle's people had lived.) Nevertheless the Richardses raised a family. They had four known sons: Frank A., George C., Eugene F., and Walter P. All four lived to adulthood, and Frank and Eugene are known to have married. Frank and Walter both became machinists, and in fact trained with their machinist uncle Joseph Fowle. (in the 1870 federal census, Frank described himself as a pianoforte machinist.) George was a housepainter and Eugene, variously, a carpenter and packer. CONT CONT Ellen (Fowle) Richards lived just long enough to be counted in the census of 1870. She died of breast cancer on August 17, at the age of 51. Joseph her husband survived until 1876.
Source: S230 Abbreviation: 1870 Boston City Directory Title: 1870 Boston City Directory Text: Joseph Richards, sailmaker, 88 Seventh Repository: #R45 Data: Text: Richards Frank A., machinist, boards 88 Seventh
Source: S343 Abbreviation: 1880 United States Census Title: 1880 United States Census Note: Call number: CONT CONT Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 CONT CONT www.ancestry.com Repository: #R17 Data: Text: Frank A. RICHARDS Household <./household_record.asp?HOUSEHOLD_CODE=1880US_4806679&HOUSEHOLD_SUB=1&frompage=5> CONT Male CONT CONT Other Information: CONT Birth Year <1846> CONT Birthplace MA CONT Age 34 CONT Occupation Machinist CONT Marital Status M <Married> CONT Race W <White> CONT Head of Household Frank A. RICHARDS CONT Relation Self CONT Father's Birthplace --- CONT Mother's Birthplace MA CONT CONT Source Information: CONT Census Place South Boston, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts CONT Family History Library Film 1254557 <../../library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=filmhitlist&columns=*%2C180%2C0&filmno=1254557> CONT NA Film Number T9-0557 CONT Page Number 142C CONT CONT Household: CONT CONT Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace CONT Frank A. RICHARDS Self M Male W 34 MA Machinist --- MA CONT Elizabeth W. RICHARDS Wife M Female W 26 MA Keeps House MA MA CONT Frank A. RICHARDS Son S Male W 2 MA MA MA CONT Henry W. RICHARDS Son S Male W 4M MA MA MA CONT Elizah W. VILES MotherL W Female W 54 MA MA --- CONT CONT CONT -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- CONT Source Information: CONT Census Place South Boston, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts CONT Family History Library Film 1254557 CONT NA Film Number T9-0557 CONT Page Number 142C CONT CONT CONT --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Source: S345 Abbreviation: 1870 United States Federal Census Title: 1870 United States Federal Census Note: Call number: CONT CONT Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 CONT CONT www.ancestry.com Repository: #R17 Page: Roll M593_644, p. 184, image 63 Data: Text: Richards, Joseph age 56 M W Sail Maker Mass. 1 (Father foreign born)----- 1 (Male citizen 21+) CONT Richards, Ellen age 51 (or 57) F W Keeping House - CONT Richards, Frank age 24 M W Piano Forte? - 1 CONT Richards, George age 21 M W H. Painter - 1 CONT Richards, Eugene age 19 M W Clk Dry Goods CONT Richards, Walter age 16 M W Clk Dry Goods
Source: S354 Abbreviation: New England Family Bible Record Infobase - Title: John W. Fiske, compiler, New England Family Bible Record Infobase - 2001 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001)
Source: S355 Abbreviation: Bible Records from the Manuscript Collections of the NEHGS Title: , compiler, Bible Records from the Manuscript Collections of the New England Genealogical Society (Boston, Massachusetts: NEHGS, 2001) Repository: #R12 Data: Text: 2571. Mss C 2939: VILES, William A. CONT [Handwritten copy of Bible records. From a Bible published by Grey and Bowell, Boston, 1831.] CONT CONT [Embossed] William A. Viles CONT CONT William Alfred Viles born Sept. 16, 1821 and Eliza Walter Fowle, born Dec. 20, 1824, married Sept. 12, 1843, by Rev. Mr. N. Frothingham, Boston. CONT CONT Births CONT Alfred William Viles born in Boston, August 3, 1844 CONT William Walter Viles born in Charlestown, August 7, 1846 CONT Frank Edward Viles born in Charlestown, March 21, 1848 CONT Florence Perkins Viles born in Roxbury, August 24, 1850 CONT Lizzie Walter Viles born in Roxbury, June 29, 1853 CONT CONT Deaths CONT Alfred William Viles died January 2, 1846, 17 months CONT Frank Edward Viles died February 16, 1852, 3 years, 10 months, 20 days CONT William Alfred Viles died April 16 1855, 34 years, 7 months CONT Eliza Walter Viles died April 20, 1895 CONT CONT William Walter Viles married Clara Ann Whitemore at Chelsea, Mass. CONT William Walter Viles married Clara Kilbreth CONT William Walter Viles married Nelly [Browe?] Wade CONT William Walter Viles died January 30, 1934 CONT CONT Louis Seymour Hodges and Florence Perkins Viles married November 13, 1873 CONT Births CONT John Adelbert Hodges born April 1, 1876 CONT Louis Seymour Hodges born September 14, 1878 CONT Died CONT John Adelbert Hodges died May 15, 1876 CONT Louis Seymoour Hodges died January 10, 1887 CONT Florence Perkins Hodges died November 16, 1918 CONT CONT Frank A. Richard and Lizzie Walter Viles married August 10, 1876 CONT Births CONT Frank Albert Richards born July 8, 1877 CONT Henry William Richards born January 4, 1880 CONT Percy Allan Richards born September 12, 1881 CONT Helen Frances Richards born September 2, 1894 CONT Died CONT Frank Albert Richards died January 6, 1882 CONT Henry William Richards died June 13, 1881, 17 months, 5 ds. CONT Frank A. Richards died March 4, 1895 CONT CONT Viles CONT Nathan Viles died March 16, 1865 CONT Nancy Viles died CONT Joseph Viles died CONT Nathan Viles Jr. died CONT Caroline E. Nooies CONT Fannie H. Tompkins CONT William Alfred Viles died April 16, 1855 CONT William Walter Viles died January 30, 1934 CONT CONT Fowle CONT William B. Fowle died February 7, 1865, 69 yrs. CONT Marie A. Fowle died January 1859, 59 yrs CONT Marie A. Fowle, daughter died January 1864 CONT Eloise Bourne Smith died CONT Abbie Bourne McIntosh died CONT William B. Fowle Jr. CONT Ellen C. Clapp died CONT Anne Caroline Whittelsey CONT CONT Viles house right hand corner of Winthrop Road and Mass. Ave. Lexington, Ma. CONT Viles - Merringer house on Wilson Street, Lexington, Ma.
Source: S395 Abbreviation: Boston Directory 1865 Title: The Boston directory, embracing the city record, a general directory of the citizens, and a business directory for the year commencing July 1, 1865. (:, 1865) Text: Richards Frank machinist, bds. 129 Meridian, E. B. CONT Richards Joseph sailmaker, house 204 Fifth, n. F Repository: #R63 Data: Text: Richards Frank machinist, bds. 129 Meridian, E. B. CONT Richards Joseph sailmaker, house 204 Fifth, n. F
Source: S399 Abbreviation: 1865 Boston Directory Title: 1865 Boston Directory (:, 1865) Repository: #R63 Data: Text: Richards Frank machinist, bds. 129 Meridian, E. B.
Source: S411 Abbreviation: Boston Journal Title: Boston Journal Repository: #R64 Page: 1895-03-06, Page 8 Data: Text: DEATHS. CONT CONT RICHARDS---In Arlington Heights, March 4, CONT Frank A. Richards, 48 yrs. 11 mos. Funeral CONT from late residence, Thursday March 7 at 2 CONT P.M. Train leaves Union Station at 2:10 P.M.
Repository: R64 Name: genealogybank Address: Web Address: www.genealogybank.com
Source: S413 Abbreviation: The Daily Atlas Title: Marriage of Joseph Richards and Maria Fowle article, The Daily Atlas, Boston, Massachusetts, October 05, 1842, Issue 82; col F Repository: #R65
Repository: R65 Name: Infotrac on NEHGS Address:
Source: S422 Abbreviation: 1855 Massachusetts State Census Title: 1855 Massachusetts State Census Repository: #R12
Source: S423 Abbreviation: 1865 Massachusetts State Census Title: 1865 Massachusetts State Census Repository: #R12
Source: S473 Abbreviation: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910 Title: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910 Repository: #R72
Repository: R72 Name: Familysearch Labs Address: Web Address: search.labs.familysearch.org
Source: S505 Abbreviation: 1855 Massachusetts State Census Title: 1855 Massachusetts State Census Repository: #R72
Source: S506 Abbreviation: 1865 Massachusetts State Census Title: 1865 Massachusetts State Census Repository: #R72
Source: S516 Abbreviation: The Boston Directory, Volume 52 Title: , The Boston directory ..., Volume 52 (N.p.: Sampson & Murdock Company, 1856). Repository: #R42
Repository: R42 Name: books.google.com Address:
Source: S580 Abbreviation: Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988 Title: Ancestry, "Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988," database, Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988 (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2495: accessed ), . Repository: #R15
Source: S92 Abbreviation: 1850 United States Federal Census Title: 1850 United States Federal Census Repository: #R17 Page: Roll: M432_338 Page: 27 Image: 54 Data: Text: 411 Joseph Richards 36 M Sailmaker born Ma CONT Ellen " 30 F born " CONT Frank 4 M born " CONT George 2 M born "
↑ Source: #S473 Data: Text: Name: Frank A. Richards CONT Gender: Male CONT Burial Date: CONT Burial Place: CONT Death Date: 04 Mar 1895 CONT Death Place: Arlington, Massachusetts CONT Age: 48 CONT Birth Date: 1847 CONT Birthplace: Boston CONT Occupation: Electrician CONT Race: CONT Marital Status: Married CONT Spouse's Name: CONT Father's Name: Joseph CONT Father's Birthplace: Boston CONT Mother's Name: Ellen Fowle CONT Mother's Birthplace: Boston CONT Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B06841-0 CONT System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy CONT Source Film Number: 961516 CONT Reference Number: v 455 p 71 CONT Collection: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910
↑ Source: #S411 Page: March 4, 1895, Page 8 Data: Text: DEATHS CONT CONT RICHARDS---In Arlington Heights, March 4, CONT Frank A. Richards, 48 yrs. 11 mos. Funeral CONT from late residence, Thursday March 7, at 2 CONT P.M. Train leaves Union Station at 2:10 P.M.
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