Richard Leslie Wyman

27 September 1868–5 April 1928 (Age 59)
Levant, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of Richard Leslie

When Richard Leslie Wyman was born on 27 September 1868, in Levant, Penobscot, Maine, United States, his father, Danville Ledbetter Wyman, was 36 and his mother, Emmaline Foley, was 36. He married Cecelia Teresa Obergfell on 27 September 1898, in Dawson, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Maine, United States in 1870. He died on 5 April 1928, in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Leslie Wyman
Cecelia Teresa Obergfell
Marriage: 27 September 1898
Rosa E. Wyman
Albert Winfield Wyman

Spouse and Children

27 September 1898
Dawson, Montana, United States


Parents and Siblings



    George R Wyman


    Olive "Octavia" Ellen Wyman


    Charlisa V. Wyman


    Charles Edward Wyman



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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 10

Historic Boundaries - 1878: Kootenai, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Kootenai, Idaho, United States

Age 18

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Wymund, Old English Wīgmund (composed of the elements wīg ‘war’ + mund ‘protection’), reinforced by the cognate Old Norse form Vígmundr, introduced by Scandinavian settlers in northern England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard L Wyman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Richard L Wyman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richard L Wyman, "United States Census, 1900"

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