Phineas Howe Richards

15 Nov 1788 - 25 Nov 1874
Phineas Howe Richards (1788-1874) was born 15 Nov. 1788 in Framingham, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. He was the son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. He married Wealthy Dewey on 24 Feb. 1818. He was baptized 13 Jun. 1837. He served in church positions with Wilford Woodruff in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa and in Utah Territory. He died 25 Nov. 1874 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

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