Person Page 1,765

Louis Crawford Richards1,2

born 23 September 1837, died 30 November 1864

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: 23 September 18371,2
  • Residence: 1850; Division 15, Fayette County, Alabama, USABG3
  • Residence: 1860; Eastern Division, Fayette County, Alabama, USABG4
  • Death: 30 November 1864; Family lore says Lewis Crawford Richards was killed in the Battle of Franklin, Tenn. on 30-November-1864. However, no evidence confirming this tale was found by Steve Richards while conducting research at the battlefield visitor center.2


  1. [S778] Louis Moore, Personal Family Tree, Provided by Martha Cobb, 2013. Descendants of William Richards. A paper copy of the genealogy was given to Robert Reyes and is the basis for this information.
  2. [S779] Steve Richards, Personal Family Tree, Provided by Steve Richards, 3 December 2014. Early Richards Line Details. Attached to an e-mail sent to Robert Reyes.
  3. [S398], 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Division 15, Fayette, Alabama; Roll: M432_5; Page: 73A; Image: 342, Record for Gean M Richards
  4. [S415], 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Eastern Division, Fayette, Alabama; Roll: M653_9; Page: 350; Image: 354; Family History Library Film: 803009, Record for Gran M Richards