Samantha Catherine Springer

18 December 1865–7 June 1950 (Age 84)
Doniphan, Kansas, United States

The Life of Samantha Catherine

When Samantha Catherine Springer was born on 18 December 1865, in Doniphan, Kansas, United States, her father, Jacob SPRINGER, was 40 and her mother, Catherine Ebey ARMENTROUT, was 23. She married Frank T Ryckman on 17 April 1881. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Randlett, Uintah, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Moffat, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 7 June 1950, in Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seldon Perry Dean
Samantha Catherine Springer
Marriage: 7 March 1898
Sadie Pearl Dean
Robert Perry Dean
Bessie Nellie Dean

Spouse and Children

7 March 1898
Telluride, San Miguel, Colorado, United States



    Robert Perry Dean


    Bessie Nellie Dean


Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 12

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a lively person or for a traveling entertainer, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Middle High German springen, Middle Dutch springhen, Yiddish shpringen ‘to jump or leap’.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a fountain or the source of a stream, Middle English spring ‘spring’ + the habitational suffix -er. The same word was also used of a plantation of young trees, and in some cases this may be the source of the surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • S C Hathaway in household of T D Hathaway, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Kathryn Dean in household of Perry S Dean, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cassie Dean in household of S P Dean, "United States Census, 1930"

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