Erie County (PA) Genealogy
Capt Josiah McIntyre &
Contributed by Beth Simmons
This information on Captain Josiah W. McIntyre and his wife,
Lucy N. Richards of Erie may be of interest to researchers working on that
From the History of Larimer County,
Colorado, by Ansel
Watrous, 1911, p. 410-411
Information concerning Captain McIntyre associated with
County: Although born 3/15/1839 in Villanova, NY,
his school days were spent in the public schools, and the “High school” in Erie,
Pennsylvania, from which he graduated. He is a Civil War veteran, although unknown
if he enlisted from Erie.
He was married 9/13/1862
to Lucy N. Richards, although the article does not state where but presumed to
Lucy N. Richards was born in Erie
on 11/11/1844. Her parents were of Puritan blood and
revolutionary stock. She was educated in
the public and academic schools of that day and began teaching school at the
age of 17 years.
Captain McIntyre moved to Missouri
in 1866 and then on to other points.
Although he and his wife had seven children, there is no mention of any
of them being born in Erie.
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