- Birth Date
- 16 April 1835
- Death Date
- 15 November 1915
Edward sailed to America in 1855 on the ship Charles Buck.
His birth date is confirmed by the inscription on his gravestone.
- Age at Departure: 20
- "Edward Richins Hears Summons of Death," Deseret Evening News , 16 Nov. 1915, 2.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger A, p. 155.
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger B, p. 78.
- Richins, Edward, [Autobiographical sketch], in Andrew Jenson, comp., Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia , 4:633.