Carrie Margret Ridings

1 August 1876–27 March 1971 (Age 94)
Gladtidings, Clackamas, Oregon, United States

The Life Summary of Carrie Margret

When Carrie Margret Ridings was born on 1 August 1876, in Gladtidings, Clackamas, Oregon, United States, her father, Peter Joseph Ridings, was 36 and her mother, Caroline Jones, was 33. She married Robert S. Armes on 25 November 1909. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Filer, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States for about 21 years. She died on 27 March 1971, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Filer, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States.

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Robert S. Armes
Carrie Margret Ridings
Marriage: 25 November 1909
Margaret Armes

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World Events (8)

1880 · The Great Gale of 1880
Age 4
The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 5
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 25
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 Reading 2.

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

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Sources (11)

  • Carrie Armes in household of Robt S Armes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Carrie Ridings in household of J P Ridings, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Carrie M Ridings in household of Peter J Ridings, "United States Census, 1900"

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