Ralph Lynn Baughman

7 January 1877–5 February 1917 (Age 40)
The Dalles, Wasco, Oregon, United States

The Life of Ralph Lynn

When Ralph Lynn Baughman was born on 7 January 1877, in The Dalles, Wasco, Oregon, United States, his father, Capt. Ephraim W Baughman, was 40 and his mother, Lizzie Thomas, was 27. He married Grace Genevieve Akins on 22 April 1898, in Nez Perce, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 5 February 1917, in Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Ralph Lynn Baughman
Grace Genevieve Akins
Marriage: 22 April 1898
Lynn Gordon Baughman
Kenneth William Baughman

Spouse and Children

22 April 1898
Nez Perce, Idaho, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Capt. Ephraim W Baughman


    Lizzie Thomas





    Hattie C. Baughman


    Frank Baughman


    George Baughman



World Events (8)

1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 3

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 13

Idaho is the 43rd state.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German and Jewish Bachmann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ralph Baughman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ralph L Baughman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • R L Baughman in entry for Kenneth W Baughman and Rachel Jane Davis, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.