Susanna Baylis Richards

Susanna (Susannah, Susan) Baylis (Bayliss) Richards (1812-1891) was born 31 May 1812 in Leigh, Worcestershire, England. She was the daughter of John Bayliss and Ann South. She married Willard Richards on 22 Dec. 1847 in Winter Quarters (later Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska); widowed. She married Franklin D. Richards on 6 Mar. 1857, and they had one child. She was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 26 Apr. 1840. She died 17 Apr. 1891 in Famington, Davis Co., Utah Territory.


Susanna Bayliss, (KWJ1-F48), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed 21 Jun. 2021). Susanna Baylis Richards, Wilford Woodruff Papers (, accessed 4 Jan. 2022). Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Genealogical Department, Parish Register Printouts of Leigh and Bransford, Worcester, England; Christenings, 1537-1812,” p. 49, Susanna Bayliss, 31 May 1812; Leigh, Worcestershire, England; microfilm 1238657, item 9, DGS 8077549, image 942/2068, FHL. “History of Susannah Bayliss Richards,” in “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed 21 Jun. 2021) Susanna Bayliss (KWJ1-F48), Memories. “Susan Richards,” Pioneer Database, 1847–1868, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (, 21 Jun. 2021). “Susanna “Susan” Bayliss Richards,” Farmington City Cemetery, Farmington, Davis Co., UT; Find A Grave, 21 Jun. 2021, memorial no. 19771676 (, accessed 21 Jun. 2021).