Albert John Richards1,2

M, #9997, b. 5 September 1880, d. 14 November 1942
     Albert John Richards was born on 5 September 1880 at Cold Spring, Putnam County, New York.3,1,2 As of 5 September 1880, Albert John Richards also went by the name of Shorty Richards. He married Lily Jane Sherrod, daughter of George Washington Sherrod and Emily Ann Moody, circa 1928. He and his wife Lully J. Richards appeared on the census of 24 April 1930 at Pct 1, Shelby County, Texas.2 He died of coronary thrombosis at 10 am on 14 November 1942 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, at age 62 years, 2 months and 9 days.3,1 He was buried on 15 November 1942 at Antioch Cemetery, Center, Shelby County, Texas.3,1

Family: Albert John Richards and Lily Jane Sherrod


  1. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 21985313 - Albert John Richards.
  2. [S1195] 24 Apr 1930, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 2390, ED 2, Image 84.0, FHL Film 2342124, P14B.
  3. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, Name:     Albert John Richards
    Birth Date:     5 Sep 1880
    Birth Place:     Cold Springs, New York
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Residence:     Center, Shelby, Texas
    Father:     Albert Richards
    Age at Death:     62
    Death Date:     14 Nov 1942
    Death Place:     Center, Shelby, Texas, USA.