Katharine Charlton1

F, #10224, b. 27 January 1848, d. 8 April 1921
Katharine Charlton
1848-1921
Wife of West Sheffield
Wife of William Jefferson Richardson
     Katharine Charlton was born on 27 January 1848 at Tyler County, Texas.2,1 Katharine Charlton also went by the name of Kate.3 She was the daughter of Napoleon Bonaparte Charlton and Sarah Lewis Foster.1 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 14 October 1850 in the household of N. B. Charlton and Sarah L. Charlton at Tyler County, Texas.4 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 29 June 1860 in the household of N. B. Charlton and Sarah L. Charlton at Tyler County, Texas.5 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 20 July 1870 in the household of Napoleon Charlton at Woodville, Tyler County, Texas.1 She and West Sheffield were engaged on 24 December 1877 at Tyler County, Texas.6 She married West Sheffield on 27 December 1877 at Tyler County, Texas.6,7 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, West Sheffield, in 1879.8 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 1 June 1880 in the household of N. B. Charlton and Matilda Charlton at Pct 2, Tyler County, Texas.9 She married William Jefferson Richardson on 2 July 1882 at Tyler County, Texas.10 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, William Jefferson Richardson, in 1903 at Rockland, Tyler County, Texas.11 She was buried on 8 April 1921 at Rockland Cemetery, Rockland, Tyler County, Texas.2,12 She died from a laceration of the colon and pneumonia at 2:00 am on 8 April 1921 at Rockland, Tyler County, Texas, at age 73 years, 2 months and 12 days.2

Child of Katharine Charlton and West Sheffield

Family: Katharine Charlton and William Jefferson Richardson

Citations

  1. [S1206] 20 Jul 1870, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M593_1606, Image: 812, FHL Film: 553105, P 404B.
  2. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online search.ancestry.com, Name:     Katherine Richardson
    [Katherine Charlton]
    Gender:     Female
    Race:     White
    Age:     73
    Birth Date:     27 Jan 1848
    Birth Place:     Tyler County, Texas
    Death Date:     8 Apr 1921
    Death Place:     Rockland, Tyler, Texas, USA
    Father:     N B Charlton
    Mother:     Ana Rigsby.
  3. [S1210] MyKindred.com, online http://mykindred.com, http://mykindred.com/cloud/TX/familygroup.php, accessed November 11, 2012.
  4. [S1211] 14 Oct 1850, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M432_915, Image 305, P 162A.
  5. [S1212] 29 Jun 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1306, Image 224, FHL Film 805306, P 346.
  6. [S1421] Texas, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015, online http://search.ancestry.com, Name:     Catherine Charlton
    Gender:     Female
    Engagement Date:     24 Dec 1877
    License Place:     Tyler, Texas, USA
    Marriage Date:     27 Dec 1877
    Marriage Place:     Tyler, Texas, USA
    Spouse:     West Sheffield.
  7. [S948] Jim & Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Marriage Records, P. 105.
  8. [S1043] Jim W. and Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Texas Cemeteries, P 152.
  9. [S1213] 01 Jun 1880, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 1330, FHL Film 1255330, P 399D.
  10. [S948] Jim & Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Marriage Records, P. 98.
  11. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 17 February 2021), memorial page for William Jefferson Richardson (15 Sep 1845–1903), Find a Grave Memorial no. 45681895, citing Rockland Cemetery, Rockland, Tyler County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by D. Sjolander (contributor 47069607) .
  12. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 17 February 2021), memorial page for Katherine Charlton Richardson (27 Jan 1848–8 Apr 1921), Find a Grave Memorial no. 187427889, citing Rockland Cemetery, Rockland, Tyler County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Judy Murphy (contributor 47209326) .