Grace Elizabeth Rickard

22 August 1842–12 April 1942 (Age 99)
Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Grace Elizabeth

When Grace Elizabeth Rickard was born on 22 August 1842, in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Rickard, was 36 and her mother, Grace White, was 31. She married Edmund Morcom in 1872, in Redruth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in White Cross Election Precinct, Ada, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Star, Ada, Idaho Territory, United States in 1920. She died on 12 April 1942, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edmund Morcom
Grace Elizabeth Rickard
Marriage: 1872
James Herbert Morcom
Robert Morcom
Beatrice Grace Morcom
Thomas Robert Morcom
Florence Elizabeth Morcum

Spouse and Children

Redruth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    James Rickard


    Grace White




    James Rickard


    Thomas Rickard


    William Rickard


    Richard White Rickard


    Reuben Rickard


+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Age 21

Historical Boundaries - 1863: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States; 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States; 1863: Boise, Idaho Territory, United States; 1864: Ada, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Ada, Idaho, United States
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 26

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English (Devon and Cornwall) and German: variant of Richard .2 Americanized spelling of German Reichardt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Grace Rickeard in household of Grace Rickeard, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Grace Morcom in household of Edmund Morcom, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Grace Marcon in household of Edmond Marcon, "United States Census, 1900"

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