William M Rickard

19 July 1856–6 February 1923 (Age 66)
Poplar Grove, McLean, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William M

When William M Rickard was born on 19 July 1856, in Poplar Grove, McLean, Kentucky, United States, his father, J David Rickard, was 44 and his mother, Nancy Miller, was 44. He married Julia Moorehead on 7 February 1878, in McLean, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Daviess, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Sacramento, McLean, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 6 February 1923, in McLean, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Sacramento, McLean, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William M Rickard
1856–1923
Julia Moorehead
1862–1917
Marriage: 7 February 1878
Kelly Francis Rickard
1878–1958
John Rickard
1880–
Robert F Rickard
1881–1958
Magnola Rickard
1885–
Leonidas R "Lon" Rickard
1887–1962
Maudie Rickard
1890–1890
twin infant Rickard
1891–1891
twin infant Rickard
1891–1891
Guy H Rickard
1893–1912
Allie B Rickard
1898–1976
Esther Rickard
1901–1992
Everett Rickard
1905–1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 February 1878
McLean, Kentucky, United States
children

(12)

    Male1878–1958Male

    John Rickard

    Male1880–Male

    Robert F Rickard

    Male1881–1958Male

    Magnola Rickard

    Female1885–Female

    Leonidas R "Lon" Rickard

    Male1887–1962Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 5

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 19

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • William M Richard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Rickard in household of Nancy Rickard, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William M Rickard, "United States Census, 1900"

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