- Born: 25 Feb 1836, Allegany Co., MD
- Died: Aug 1910, prob Somerset Co, PA, at age 74
Richard & Catherine on 1860 Allegany County (Shade Mills/ Dist. 3), Maryland census
During the Civil War, served as a farrier in Company H, First Regiment of the Maryland Potomic Home Brigade. He enlisted at Cumberland, Maryland, on February 13, 1864, while a resident of Shade Mills, Allegany Co. (now Garrett Co.), Maryland. His physical description was: grey eyes, dark hair, 5' 2 1/2" tall, weight 130 pounds, florid complexion.
Richard & Catherine A. are listed on the 1870 Allegany County (Frostburg), Maryland, census with their daughter
Living at Grantsville, Garrett Co., Maryland, in July, 1890
Richard, a widower, is listed on the 1900 Somerset County (Elk Lick Twp.), Pennsylvania, census with his daughter and family. He was still residing in Elk Lick Township in November, 1903 and March, 1904 and Aug. 1906
Living at Vale Summit, Allegany Co., Maryland, in March, 1907 Living with his son-in-law, Howard Yaist, in Somerset Co., Pa., in April, 1910