Autumn Richey

Brief Life History of Autumn

When Autumn Richey was born on 7 March 1940, in Saint Johns, Apache, Arizona, United States, her father, Leslie Jay Richey, was 31 and her mother, Mable James, was 24. She died on 8 January 1943, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 2, and was buried in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Leslie Jay Richey
Mable James
Jay Willard Richey
Forest Moroni Richey
Scharlotte Richey
Floyd Heaton Richey
Autumn Richey
Leslie Ray Richey

Sources (14)

  • Autumn Richey in household of Leslie Jay Richey, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Autumn Richey - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Autumn Richey
  • Autumn Richey, "Arizona, Deaths, 1870-1951"

World Events (3)


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1941 · The Four Freedoms

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.

1942 · The Japanese American internment

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name based on rīc ‘power(ful)’ (see Reich ), or from the female personal name Rikheit, from rīc + suffix -heit ‘way of being’. This surname is rare in Germany.

Probably also an Americanized form of German Reiche or Ritsche (see Ritchey 2).

English and northern Irish: variant of Ritchie .

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

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