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James Montgomery Richardson

congressman , editor

James Montgomery Richardson, American congressman, editor. member Congress, 3d Kentucky district, 1905-1907.

Background

Richardson, James Montgomery was born on July 1, 1858 in Mobile, Alabama, United States. Son of James Monroe and Mary Francis (Woods) Richardson.

Education

Father killed in battle and left him an orphan at 6. Education common and graded schools of Kentucky.

Career

Editor newspapers at Glasgow, Kentucky, since June, 1879. Has been member Kentucky legislature, 7 years State prison commissioner. Member Congress, 3d Kentucky district, 1905-1907.

Membership

Member Congress, 3d Kentucky district, 1905-1907.

Connections

Married Glasgow, Kentucky, March 4, 1880, Loulie Rogers.

father:
James Monroe Richardson

mother:
Mary Francis (Woods) Richardson

spouse:
Glasgow