Ralph Almer Munger

Male18 May 1877–23 April 1950

Brief Life History of Ralph Almer

When Ralph Almer Munger was born on 18 May 1877, in Newton Township, Buchanan, Iowa, United States, his father, John Valorous Munger, was 40 and his mother, Margaret Ann Wait, was 32. He married Josie Estella Phelps on 26 June 1906, in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States. He lived in El Monte, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920 and Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1930. He died on 23 April 1950, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Ralph Almer Munger
Josie Estella Phelps
Marriage: 26 June 1906

Sources (14)

  • Ralph Monger in household of John Monger, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ralph Almer Munger, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
  • Ralph A Munger, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 June 1906Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 4

    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.


    Age 4


    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 21

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English (Buckinghamshire): variant of Monger .

    Altered form of French and Channel Islands (Guernsey and Jersey) Mauger .

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

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