NANCY A. VEAZIE (daughtera of JOHN H VEAZIE and LOUISA FOLSOM) was born Sep 1841, in Mainec. She died in 1919d and is buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Caton, NY. She marriedc,e in 1865 DAMON H. RICHARDS. He was probably the sonb,m of ROBERT and HARRIET A RICHARDS, both born in England. He was born Feb 1842, probably in Caton, NY.
In 1850, following her father's death, Nancy is livinga with her mother. In 1860, following her mother's death in 1852, Nancy is livingf with her uncle, WILLIAM T. FOLSOM. In 1865, she had emigrated to New York, and is listed as "niece" in the householdg of her aunt, SARAH C FOLSOM VEAZIE. In 1870, Nancy Richards, age 28, born Maine, appears in Corning as the apparent wifeh of Damond[sic] Richards with children Edward and Jennie. Damon and Nancy apparently thereafter moved to Catonj,n,c,k and lived there the rest of their lives.
A legal notice in the Binghamton (NY) Pressl mentions "Jennie Richards Houlden," grand-daughter of Louisa Veazie, and Clarence Richards, great-grandchild of Louisa Veazie, as heirs to ROBERT W FOLSOM, a brother of Louisa and Sarah Folsom.
Children of NANCY A.
VEAZIE and DAMON H RICHARDS:
EDWARD J RICHARDS b.[o,p] 24 Nov 1866; d.[q] 20 Aug 1923; bd prob Caton, NY; m.[o] abt 1890, HARRIET BARBER[r] b.[o] Feb 1867; d.[s] aft 1930
JENNIE LOUISE RICHARDS b.[c] Apr 1868; d.[d] 1963; bd. Elmwood Cem., Caton, NY; m1[c] abt 1895 EDWIN AUGUSTUS COOK b.[c] Sep 1865; d.[d] 1941. Bd Elmwood Cem., Caton, NY; m2 [d,l,t,u] btwn 1920 and 1930 (unkn) HOULDEN
a. 1850 Fed Census ME, Augusta and Vienna
b. 1850 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Caton
c. 1900 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Caton
d. Elmwood Cemetery headstones, Caton, NY - for Jennie "HOULDEN, Jennie Born 1896 Died 1963"
e. Steuben Co. (NY) Historian's Office - Edward Richards - moth: Nancy Viezie[sic], fath: Damon Richards
f. 1860 Fed Census ME, Kennebec Co., Augusta
g. 1865 New York State Census, Steuben Co., Caton
h. 1870 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Corning
j. 1880 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Caton
k. 1910 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Caton
l. The Binghamton (NY) Press, Saturday Evening, June 28, 1930 - Legal Notice following death of Robert W. Folsom, Binghamton, NY (courtesy www.fultonhistory.com)
m. 1860 Fed Census, Steuben Co., Caton ["David" Richards, age 17, in household of Robert and Harriet Richards]
n. Steuben County, New York Directory, 1891
o. 1900 Fed Census, VA, Chesterfield Co., Manchester
p. Steuben Co. (NY) Historian's Office
q. Obituary - Edward J. Richards, unknown newspaper
r. Steuben Co. (NY) Marriage Records (http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.newyork.counties.steuben/3114/mb.ashx) A. Mae Richards, parents Edward Richards and Harriet Barber
s. 1930 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Caton
t. 1930 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., South Corning - listed Jennie C Houlden, age 62, married age 26. Husband not listed.
u. 1920 Fed Census NY, Steuben Co., Caton - Jennie Cook, status: divorced