George Washington Ransier

13 October 1858–10 September 1931 (Age 72)
Douglas Township, Jackson, Kansas, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Ransier was born on 13 October 1858, in Douglas Township, Jackson, Kansas, United States, his father, James Henry Ransier, was 42 and his mother, Rachel Cook, was 36. He married Nancy Launa Case on 5 March 1883. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Pottawatomie, Coffey, Kansas, United States in 1875 and Arnold, Custer, Nebraska, United States for about 30 years. He died on 10 September 1931, in Arnold Township, Custer, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Arnold Cemetery, Arnold, Custer, Nebraska, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

George Washington Ransier
1858–1931
Nancy Launa Case
1868–1927
Marriage: 5 March 1883
Clara Isabel Ransier
1884–1884
Emma Jane Ransier
1885–1971
George Solomon Ransier
1886–1953
Nellie Mae Ransier
1889–1961
James Henry Ransier
1891–1947

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 March 1883
Custer,Nebraska
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Sarah Ransier

    Female1842–1925Female

    Emeline Ransier

    Female1845–1909Female

    Mary E. Ransier

    Female1846–1925Female

    Male1847–1917Male

    Anna Eliza Ransier

    Female1850–1900Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876

Age 18

Find A Grave Memorials shows the earliest known burial in this cemetery was in 1876. Guy A Graham BIRTH 10 Aug 1875 Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska, USA DEATH 28 Oct 1876 (aged 1) Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska, USA BURIAL Arnold Cemetery Arnold, Custer County, Nebraska, USA PLOT Block 34 Lot 4 First Addition MEMORIAL ID 59583830
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Swiss German Ramseyer ( see Ramseur ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George W Rausier, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George W Ransier, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George W Ransier, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.