James M Rix

30 December 1834–16 February 1906 (Age 71)
Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of James M

When James M Rix was born on 30 December 1834, in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Hale E. Rix, was 36 and his mother, Adeline Merrill, was 36. He married Mary A Adams on 19 November 1869. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 16 February 1906, in Warner, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Bradford, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States.

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James M Rix
Mary A Adams
Marriage: 19 November 1869
Lee Arthur A Rix

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  • Marriage
    19 November 1869
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 12
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 29
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English and German: variant of Ricks with -x as a spelling of -cks.English: in southwestern England sometimes a spelling of Ricks 1, from Old English (West Saxon) rixe ‘rush’.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • James M. Rix in entry for Le Arthur A. Rix and Sarah A. Leedham, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
    • James M. Rix in entry for Mary A. Rix, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
    • Legacy NFS Source: James M. Rix - Published information: Family genealogies: birth-name: James M. Rix

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