Alice Frances Rife

10 September 1878–
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Alice Frances

When Alice Frances Rife was born on 10 September 1878, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Harry H Rife, was 33 and her mother, R Frances Miller, was 29. She married Edward G. McMullen on 10 January 1904, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in West Hempfield Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and West Donegal Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920.

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Family Time Line

Edward G. McMullen
Alice Frances Rife
Marriage: 10 January 1904
Ethan E Mcmullen
Alice Margaret Mcmullen
H Rife Mcmullen
Lester Mcmullen
Paul Richard McMullen
Dorothy M McMullen

Spouse and Children

10 January 1904
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States


    Ethan E Mcmullen


    Alice Margaret Mcmullen


    H Rife Mcmullen


    Lester Mcmullen


    Paul Richard McMullen


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Harry H Rife


    R Frances Miller




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 27

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 31

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reiff .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice F Mcmullen in household of Edward G Mcmullen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alice F Mcmullen in household of Edward G Mcmullen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alice Rife in household of Harry Rife, "United States Census, 1880"

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