RICHARD C. CHRISTIAN, Trenton, was born in Trenton, Ky., October 28, 1847, and removed with his parents to Ballard County, Ky., where he remained six years, after which he returned to Todd County, in 1865, where he has since resided. He is the son of Abner C. Christian, who was born near Knoxville, Tenn., about 1814, and is still living. Subject’s mother, Virginia (Falkner), died 1878. To her and husband were born the following children, viz.: Richard C., William A., David M., and Robert H. In early youth, Richard C. procured a common business education. He was married, June 4, 1882, to Miss Laura M., daughter of William B. and Laura A. (Hill) Gary, of Christian County, Ky., and to them has been born one child-Richard Gary-March 28, 1883. Mr. Christian is engaged in the business of farming, having 103 acres of good farming land, which he is successfully cultivating. He is a member of the Baptist Church, and is identified with the Democratic party.
Biographical Sketch of Richard C. Christian
MLA Source Citation:Battle, J. H. Counties Of Todd And Christian, Kentucky. Historical And Biographical. F. A. Battey Publishing Co., Chicago And Louisville. 1884. At current time this manuscript consists of only the Todd County section and a few biographies from Christian County. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 21 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/kentucky/biographical-sketch-of-richard-c-christian.htm - Last updated on May 18th, 2011
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