Gainum Wyrick

March 1826–after 1902 (Age 75)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Gainum

When Gainum Wyrick was born in March 1826, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Michael Richard Wyrick, was 31 and his mother, Lucinda Jones, was 26. He married Atley Ann Witt on 16 November 1848, in Miller, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Richland, Pulaski, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Jim Henry Township, Miller, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died after 1902, in Miller, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Gainum Wyrick
1826–1902
Atley Ann Witt
1830–1900
Marriage: 16 November 1848
Henry F Wyrick
1849–1880
Cordelia Ellen Wyrick
1860–1942
Frances Fanny Wyrick
1851–1924
Hugh W Wyrick
1858–1926
Jess Marion Wyrick
1864–1912
Lena L Wyrick
1867–1930
John P Wyrick
1870–1923
Mary Elizabeth Wyrick
1874–1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 November 1848
Miller, Missouri, United States
children

(8)

    Henry F Wyrick

    Male1849–1880Male

    Female1851–1924Female

    Hugh W Wyrick

    Male1858–1926Male

    Cordelia Ellen Wyrick

    Female1860–1942Female

    Jess Marion Wyrick

    Male1864–1912Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 3

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1860

Age 34

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Americanized or Germanized form of Polish Wyrzyk, from a personal name of Old Prussian origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ganem Wyrick, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Ganom Wyrick, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ganum Wyrick, "United States Census, 1870"

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