Ralph G Hulmes

2 July 1877–5 February 1885 (Age 7)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ralph G

When Ralph G Hulmes was born on 2 July 1877, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George Henry Hulmes, was 25 and his mother, Alice J. Smith, was 27. He lived in Allegheny City, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 5 February 1885, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 7, and was buried in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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George Henry Hulmes
Alice J. Smith
Ralph G Hulmes
Ruth Hulmes
George Howard Hulmes
Bessie G. Hulmes
Alfred Willard Hulmes

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World Events (2)

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Hilmes near Hersfeld (Hesse) or from Hildesheim, which is called Hilm(e)sen in the local dialect.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ralph Holmes in household of George Holmes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ralph G Hulmes, "Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Cemetery Records, 1845 - 1960"
  • Ralph G Hulmes, "Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Cemetery Records, 1845 - 1960"

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