Charles Comstock Richards

Charles Comstock Richards (1859-1953) was born 16 Sep. 1859 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He was the son of Franklin Dewey Richards and Jane Snyder. He married Louisa Letitia Peery in 1877 in Salt Lake City. He was baptized 3 Oct. 1867. He met with Wilford Woodruff several times from 1888 to 1893. He died 10 Aug. 1953 in Salt Lake City.

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