Stephen/2 Richardson

M, #23221, (15 August 1649 - 22 March 1718)
Father*Samuel/1 Richardson1 b. s 1610, d. 23 Mar 1657/58
Mother*Joanna (–?–)1 d. 23 Mar 1658
Last Edited:19 Aug 2017

Children with Abigail/2 Wyman:

  • Stephen/3 Richardson1 b. 20 Feb 1675/76
  • Francis/3 Richardson7 b. 19 Jan 1677/78, d. 27 Jan 1677/78
  • William/3 Richardson8 b. 14 Dec 1678
  • Francis/3 Richardson7 b. 15 Jan 1681, d. 31 Dec 1755
  • Timothy/3 Richardson9 b. 6 Dec 1682, d. 18 Jan 1682/83
  • Abigail/3 Richardson+10 b. 14 Nov 1683, d. 21 Jun 1720
  • Prudence/3 Richardson11 b. 17 Jan 1686
  • Timothy/3 Richardson12 b. 24 Jan 1687/88
  • Seth/3 Richardson13 b. 19 Jan 1689/90
  • Daniel/3 Richardson14 b. 16 Oct 1691
  • Mary/3 Richardson15 b. 3 May 1696
  • Rebecca/3 Richardson16 b. 10 Jun 1698, d. 6 Dec 1711
  • Solomon/3 Richardson16 b. 27 Mar 1702
  • Henry/3 Richardson16 b. 1704
Stephen/2 Richardson, born 15 Aug 1649 at Woburn, Massachusetts1, married, 31 Dec 1674 at Billerica, Abigail/2 Wyman, daughter of Francis/1 Wyman and Abigail/2 Reed.2 In 1695 he had a millpond at whose outlet was a sawmill located on John Bateman's land.3 They lived at Woburn, where he died 22 Mar 1718, a. 684, and she 17 Sep 1720.5 She is interred in the First Burial Ground. Stephen's g.s. is not found there.6

Local Notes:

Property2 Aug 1695, Woburn, MA1695. August 2. Henry Merrow of Woburn, tailor, in consideration of £115 'in money current silver of New England,' conveys to John Vinton of Malden, 'forgeman,' several parcels of Real Estate, viz., a Barn, and eleven acres of Land, part orchard, part arable, and part pasure, situated in said Woburn, and bounded S.E. by the king's highway leading to Reading. Also, three and one half acres of meadow land … Also, thirty acres of Land, with Mansion-House and Garden … Also, twenty acres of Woodland … Also, a "Right of Pines' … Also, one-eighth of a Saw-Mill, near said Mansion-House, and standing on land of John Bateman. Also, fifteen acres of Land, 'at a place called Bare [Bear] Hill in the township of Charlestown' … that is to say, in 'Charlestown End,' within the limits of the present town of Stoneham.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, Stephen Richardson b.
  2. [S300] Vital Records of Billerica, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 306, Steven Richardson/Abigaile Wyman m.
  3. [S2204] John Adams Vinton, Vinton Memorial, 15-16, John (2.) Vinton.
  4. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:158, Stephen Richardson d.
  5. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:158, Abigail Richardson d.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #20706144.
  7. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, Francis Richardson b.
  8. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, William Richardson b.
  9. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:210, Timothy Richardson b.
  10. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:211, Abigail Richardson b.
  11. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:211, Prudence Richardson b.
  12. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:211, Timothy Richardson b.
  13. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:211, Seth Richardson b.
  14. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:211, Daniel Richardson b.
  15. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:211, Mary Richardson b.
  16. [S522] Samuel Sewall, The History of Woburn, 2:635.