Birth: 1631  Amesbury, Wiltshire, England

1st Marriage:  JUN 1658  to Abigail Davis  Newport, Rhode Island

Birth of Daughter:  1656
Name: Abigail Richmond

Birth of Son:  1658
Name:  Edward Richmond

Birth of Son:  1660
Name:  John Richmond
Place:  Newport, Rhode Island

Birth of Daughter:  06 DEC 1666
Name: Elizabeth Richmond

Birth of Daughter:  1668
Name: Mary Richmond

Birth of Daughter:  1669
Name: Esther Richmond

Birth of Son:  1672
Name:  Silvester Richmond

Note:  He was one of the incorporators of Little Compton, R. I., in 1674, and owned several shares.

Military:  Captain

2nd Marriage: to Amy Bull daughter of Governor Henry and Elizabeth Bull

Birth of Son:  Henry Richmond

Birth of Daughter:  Ann Richmond

Land:  He and his wife Amy joined in a deed, August 20, 1685. He conveyed, February 16, 1691-2, to Henry Bull, his “Father-in-law” and “Grandfather of my two youngest children,” certain land in trust for them, and “my now wife, Amy,” referring in it to a deed to his son Edward, made May 20, 1686.

Death:  NOV 1696

Burial: Richmond Cemetery, Little Compton, Newport Co, Rhode Island

Inventory:  The inventory of his estate was filed December 8, 1696, and on the twentieth of the same month his estate was divided among Edward, eldest son; son John, for himself and his sister, Abigail Remington; William Palmer, John Palmer, Silvester Richmond, Sarah Richmond and Thomas Burdges. (The two Palmers and Burdges [Burgess] were husbands of his daughters).

Click here to see parents:  John Richmond and Elizabeth Nicholas

Abigail Davis     

Birth:  31 OCT 1635  Newport, Rhode Island

1st Marriage:  to Richard Ussell

Marriage Note:  20 MAY 1657
Details:  On May 20, 1657, Abigail Davis, petitioned the Assembly, alleging that her step-father, John Cowdall, and her mother had forced her into a marriage with Richard Ussell, and later in the same year the Assembly declared that the marriage with Richard was unlawful and that she was free to marry Edward Richmond, whom she declared in her petition to be her choice.

Death:  JUL 1682  Saconnet (Little Compton), Rhode Island

Burial: Possibly Richmond Cemetery, Little Compton, Newport Co, Rhode Island
Note:  No tombstone

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