Raymond Thurman Woodard

3 December 1870–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Raymond Thurman

When Raymond Thurman Woodard was born on 3 December 1870, in Indiana, United States, his father, William C Woodard, was 30 and his mother, Mary Edna Pearce, was 21. He lived in Harrison Township, Boone, Indiana, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

William C Woodard
1840–
Mary Edna Pearce
1849–
Viola May Woodard
1868–
Raymond Thurman Woodard
1870–
Nellie Esther Woodard
1873–1957
Irving Clyde Woodard
1881–1956

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 31

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Woodward .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Raymond Woodard in household of William Woodard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Raymond Thurman Woodard -

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