- Birth Date
- 10 May 1822
- Death Date
- 7 February 1912
Evan Alvin Richards
Ordinances performed in the 15th Ward first place Evan in Salt Lake on 19 October 1861. Fifteenth ward records confirm birth year.
Records indicate he traveled with his second wife, Ann Selman. They were married in 1860 while crossing the ocean on the ship William Tapscott.
In 1866, Evan traveled home with the Samuel D. White Company at the end of a mission to England, according to a Deseret News article on 30 August 1866.
His death date is confirmed by his death certificate.
- Age at Departure: 38
- Head of Household
- Age at Departure: 44
- Returning Missionary
- Andrew Jenson, "Richards, Evan Alvin," Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia, Volume 2 (Salt Lake City, Utah: The Andrew Jenson History Company, 1971), 150.
- "Arrived," Deseret News [Weekly], 30 Aug. 1866, 317.
- "Capt. Samuel D. White's Train," Deseret News, 16 August 1866, 1.
- Fifteenth Ward, Record of members collection, 1836-1970.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Jenson, Andrew, Church Chronology.
- Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Volume 1.
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America