Reuben W Price

21 July 1897–18 October 1918 (Age 21)
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Reuben W

When Reuben W Price was born on 21 July 1897, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, his father, Henry Price Jr, was 28 and his mother, Allace Carroll, was 22. He married Eunice E Ogilvie on 3 June 1918, in Davidson, Tennessee, United States. He lived in Civil District 3, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 18 October 1918, in Bryson Mountain, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Fork Ridge, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States.

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Reuben W Price
Eunice E Ogilvie
Marriage: 3 June 1918

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 3
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
Age 7
St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ ( see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century, where it is sometimes a variant of Bryson .2 English: the name is also found very early in parts of England far removed from Welsh influence (e.g. Richard Prys, Essex 1320 ), and in such cases presumably derives from Middle English, Old French pris ‘price’, ‘prize’, perhaps as a metonymic occupational name for a fixer of prices.3 Americanized spelling of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

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

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Sources (6)

  • Reuben Price in household of Henry Price, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Reuben W Price, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Reuben W Price, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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