David Crockett Richardson Edit Profile
Removed to Richmond, Virginia, 1855. Educated private schools. Enlisted at beginning of Civil War in Packer’s Battery of Art., C.S.A.
Wounded at 2d battle of Manassas, discharged, but reenlisted within a few months and served until end of war. Bachelor of Laws, Richmond College School of Law, 1874.
2d, Florence B. Hechler. Clerk Police Court, Richmond, 1870-1880. Justice Police Court, 1880-1888.
Commonwealth’s attorney, 1896-1906 (declined reelection). Practiced law, 1906-1908. Mayor of Richmond, since 1908.
Member Virginia State Bar Association, Richmond Bar Association, American History Society, R. E. Lee & Camp Northern 1, George E. Pickett Camp Confederate Veterans, board visitors Confederate Soldiers’ Home. Clubs: Commonwealth, Business Men’s.
Married Alice A. Fellows.