Myron Ringer

Male1843–14 April 1928

Brief Life History of Myron

When Myron Ringer was born in 1843, in Lyons, Lyons, Wayne, New York, United States, his father, Ezra Ringer, was 28 and his mother, Marcella, was 26. He married Sarah Jane Reynolds about 1867, in Lyons, Lyons, Wayne, New York, United States. He lived in Galen, Wayne, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 April 1928, at the age of 85, and was buried in Lyons, Lyons, Wayne, New York, United States.

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Myron Ringer
Sarah Jane Reynolds
Marriage: about 1867

Sources (3)

  • Myron Ringer in household of Ezra Ringer, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Myron Ringer, "United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933"
  • Myron Ringer in household of Ezra Ringer, "United States Census, 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1867Lyons, Wayne, New York, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 20

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 23

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a maker of rings and other items of jewelry, from Middle English ringer(e), a derivative of the noun ring. An alternative possibility is that some ringers were makers of chain mail. Compare Ring .

    English: occupational name for someone whose function was to ring church bells or a bell in a procession, Middle English ringer(e), agent noun derived from ringen ‘to ring’.

    English: from the Middle English personal name Rainger, Reinger (Old French Reinger, from ancient Germanic Reginger, from ragin, regin ‘counsel, decision’ + gēr ‘spear’).

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

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