William M Rickard

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

The Life Summary 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 17 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: 17 February 1878
Kelly Francis Rickard
1878–1958
John Rickard
1880–
Robert F Rickard
1881–1958
Magnolia "Maggie" N Rickard
1885–1985
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
    17 February 1878McLean, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +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

    German and English (of Norman origin): variant of Richard .Americanized form of German Reichardt or Reichard or Richard .

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

    Possible Related Names

    McCrickard
    Rigdon
    Rickett
    Richard
    Rigden
    Reekie
    Rickerd
    Rickert
    Rickards

    Sources (24)

    • William M Richard, "United States Census, 1920"
    • W.M. Riekard in entry for Robert Riekard and Mary B. Hebin, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • William Rickard in entry for Robert Rickard, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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