Robert Ritchie Carey

9 March 1919–10 April 1998 (Age 79)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Ritchie

When Robert Ritchie Carey was born on 9 March 1919, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Richard Read Carey, was 29 and his mother, Sylvia Stout, was 37. He married Margaret Gwin House on 31 March 1946, in San Francisco, California, United States. He lived in World in 1940 and Pennsylvania, United States in 2000. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 10 April 1998, in El Dorado, El Dorado, California, United States, at the age of 79.

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Robert Ritchie Carey
Margaret Gwin House
Marriage: 31 March 1946

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 March 1946San Francisco, California, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.
    Age 4
    President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
    Age 22
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 21038;2007: 42074; 2010: 56322)Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, a midland surname meaning ‘descendant of Ciardha’, a personal name derived from ciar ‘dark, black’. See Kerry .Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’.

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Robert Ritchie Carey - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Robert Ritchie Carey
    • Albert Ritchie Carey in household of Sylvia Stout Carey, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Robert Richie Carey, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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