Descendants of James Reeves Sr.

Sara Roxanna RichardsonAge: 71 years18601932

Name
Sara Roxanna Richardson
Given names
Sara Roxanna
Surname
Richardson
Birth October 28, 1860 19 17
Birth of a brotherSylvanus Abernathy Richardson
June 2, 1863 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam W. Richardson
1866 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterMinnie E. Richardson
about 1869 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Mason Richardson
April 27, 1869 (Age 8 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Birth of a sisterIda B. Richardson
about 1873 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterEsther G. Richardson
about 1874 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherHosea Franklin Richardson
September 4, 1874 (Age 13 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Phillip Richardson
June 1875 (Age 14 years)

Text:

Union Co., NC Estates, Richardson, William P. - 1875

Birth of a sisterFrances Z. Richardson
July 30, 1876 (Age 15 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Birth of a sisterNancy Julia Richardson
April 24, 1877 (Age 16 years)
MarriageDoctor Franklin BelkView this family
March 11, 1880 (Age 19 years)
Text:

Monroe Enquirer, 13 March 1880

Birth of a daughter
#1
Hattie Belk
December 23, 1880 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a brother“Son” Richardson
about 1880 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#2
George Washington Lafayette Belk
January 27, 1882 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Winfield Richardson
June 1, 1883 (Age 22 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Margaret Mozella Belk
June 24, 1883 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Oscar Belk
March 1, 1886 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Talulla Belk
May 1, 1887 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#6
William Atlas Belk
October 5, 1887 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Martha Theresa Belk
February 12, 1889 (Age 28 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Source: Obituary
Text:

Charlotte Observer, 7 January 1919

Birth of a daughter
#8
Mary M Belk
December 1890 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Beulah Roxann Belk
October 5, 1893 (Age 32 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Birth of a half-brotherJohn G. Richardson
1894 (Age 33 years)

Birth of a son
#10
Bryan Jennings Belk
June 12, 1895 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a half-brother?Son Richardson
1896 (Age 35 years)

Birth of a son
#11
Fitzhugh Lee Belk
January 12, 1897 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJack Bryan Richardson
January 18, 1898 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#12
Ruth Ann Belk
December 5, 1899 (Age 39 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Birth of a half-sisterNorma Grace Richardson
February 3, 1900 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#13
Eunice Gertrude Belk
August 22, 1901 (Age 40 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Birth of a half-sisterLillian Beatrice Richardson
September 7, 1903 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a son
#14
Ralph Peter Belk
about 1904 (Age 43 years)
Death of a fatherJames Mason Richardson
February 8, 1904 (Age 43 years)
Source: Obituary
Text:

The Monroe Journal, 16 February 1904

Source: Obituary
Text:

The Lancaster Ledger, 10 February 1904

Marriage of a childHarry Bartlett CaldwellMargaret Mozella BelkView this family
December 18, 1904 (Age 44 years)

Death of a sisterNancy Julia Richardson
September 12, 1917 (Age 56 years)
Burial of a sisterNancy Julia Richardson
September 13, 1917 (Age 56 years)
Death of a daughterMartha Theresa Belk
January 5, 1919 (Age 58 years)

Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Source: Obituary
Text:

Charlotte Observer, 7 January 1919

Death of a sonGeorge Washington Lafayette Belk
June 13, 1924 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a sonGeorge Washington Lafayette Belk
June 15, 1924 (Age 63 years)
Death of a motherEsther Helms
March 7, 1927 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherHosea Franklin Richardson
January 14, 1929 (Age 68 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Source: Obituary
Text:

Chester Reporter, 14 January 1929

Death of a husbandDoctor Franklin Belk
September 26, 1931 (Age 70 years)
Burial of a husbandDoctor Franklin Belk
September 28, 1931 (Age 70 years)
Death of a daughterBeulah Roxann Belk
February 18, 1932 (Age 71 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Death October 3, 1932 (Age 71 years)
Source: Obituary
Text:

Charlotte News, 5 October 1932

Burial October 3, 1932 (on the date of death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 15, 1859Union Co., North Carolina
10 months
herself
6 years
younger brother
-3 years
younger brother
7 years
younger sister
4 months
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
8 months
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
9 months
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
-2 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Effie Lydia Evans - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage:
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
4 years
half-sister
Lillian Beatrice Richardson
Birth: September 7, 1903 62 30Lancaster Co., South Carolina
Death: November 16, 1946Lancaster Co., South Carolina
-9 years
half-brother
3 years
half-brother
Family with Doctor Franklin Belk - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: March 11, 1880Union Co., North Carolina
9 months
daughter
13 months
son
17 months
daughter
3 years
son
14 months
daughter
5 months
son
16 months
daughter
23 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
20 months
son
19 months
son
3 years
daughter
21 months
daughter
3 years
son
Ralph Peter Belk
Birth: about 1904 47 43North Carolina
Death: 1937Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina

MarriageMarriage Announcement
Text:

Monroe Enquirer, 13 March 1880

DeathObituary
Text:

Charlotte News, 5 October 1932

Shared note

Saturday, March 13, 1880, MONROE ENQUIRER (Union County, NC) -Married in Buford township, on the 11th, by Rev. J. B. BAILEY, Mr. Judge BELK and Miss Susan RICHARDSON, daughter of J. M. RICHARDSON.

Gave wrong names in the newspaper.

The following obituary appeared in the Charlotte News Oct. 5, 1932, on p. 12:

Mrs. Susan Belk is buried in Oaklawn Mrs. Sarah Roxanna Belk, 72, who died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A. L. Purser, 422 East Seven- teenth street, Monday afternoon, was buried in Oaklawn cemetery here yesterday afternoon. Funeral services were held at the home by Dr. R. M Andrews, pastor of the First Methodist Protestant church, of which Mrs. Belk was a member. The pallbearers were Paul Traywick, Talmadge Traywick, James Traywick, James Belk, William Belk, and Franklin Morton. All were grandchildren of Mrs. Belk. Surviving Mrs. Belk are 11 children, Mrs. C. H. Traywick, of Belmont, Mrs. H. C. Caldwell, of New York , W. A. Belk of China Grove, Mrs. A. L. Purser, Mrs,. H. V. Boger, Mrs. H. C. Martin, Mrs. G. A. Hurley, J. B. Belk, F. L. Belk, Oscar Belk, and Ralph Belk, all of Charlotte, 68 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.