Rickard, John G.
Born: 1821-10-16 Fauquier County, Virginia
Rickard moved with his parents to Sangamon County, Illinois, in 1830. In 1859, he married Elizabeth Broderick in Allen County, Kansas, with whom he had three children. He settled on a farm four miles west of Springfield, Illlinois. He was the brother of Noah Rickard.
Gravestone, Washunga Cemetry, Newkirk, OK; John Carroll Power and S. A. Power, History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois (Springfield, IL: Edwin A. Wilson, 1876), 613-14.