Name: Guy Seiwert RICHARDS
Birth: 9 OCT 1890 in Marquette County, Wisconsin
Death: 11 MAY 1969 in Kansas City, Kansas
Guy Seiwert Richards was born 09 Oct 1890, Marquette County, Wisconsi
son of Fred F. Richards and Lottie A. Sweet. (You have Guy married to Lois
Balfour). Fred born Wisconsin April 1852; Lottie born Wisconsin January
Fred also went by the names Fredrick W. and Fredrick Marvin. This was his
second marriage, he was first married to Sarah Louise Wedge on 02 Dec 1877.
They divorced and she later married John Henry Black, my great grandfather.
Fred's parents were Charles Alexander Richards and Lizzie Farrish. All of
Fred's siblings died in infancy. 1875 they lived at the town of Rose,
Marquette County, Wisconsin. Family lived at Portage City, Wisconsin when
Charles was mustered into the GAR 05 Dec 1862. He mustered out as a Sgt
Major 19 Dec 1865. He served as a Cavalry Veterinarian (Wisc 4th Regiment). As a civilian he worked as carpenter, miner, riverman, and farmer.
Charles' parents were Herman Richards and Pamelia Bette Robbins.
Herman's parents were William Richards and Eliza Walpey. He is believed to
have been a RW soldier of either Massachusetts or New Hampshire. Not proven
Lois BALFOUR b: 23 JUN 1892 in Elm Grove, Illinois, Adams County
31 AUG 1918
in Ford, Kansas
- William F. RICHARDS b: 7 AUG 1914 in Lawrence, Kansas
- Louis Gene RICHARDS b: 10 MAR 1921 in Salina, Kansas
- Helen I. RICHARDS b: 4 JAN 1924 in Kansas City, Missouri