William Marion Rickard

4 December 1846–6 May 1927 (Age 80)
Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William Marion

When William Marion Rickard was born on 4 December 1846, in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States, his father, Jacob Rickard, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Jane Smith, was 16. He married Martha Elvina Catherine Grayson on 6 October 1872, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in St. Francois, St. Francois, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Randolph Township, St. Francois, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 6 May 1927, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Parkview Cemetery, Farmington, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Marion Rickard
1846–1927
Martha Elvina Catherine Grayson
1853–1939
Marriage: 6 October 1872
John Franklin Rickard
1874–1953
Eve G Rickard
1875–1900
Sarah N Rickard
1878–1944
Lawrence Benjamin Rickard
1880–1904
William Dudley Rickard
1881–1971
Birdie Mary Rickard
1883–1956
Bessie Mena Rickard
1891–1947
Ira Albert Rickard
1892–1912

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 October 1872St. Francois, Missouri, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (17)

    +12 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1860
    Age 14
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1863
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 22
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    German and English (of Norman origin): variant of Richard .Americanized form of German Reichardt or Reichard or Richard .

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

    Possible Related Names

    McCrickard
    Rigdon
    Rickett
    Richard
    Rigden
    Reekie
    Rickerd
    Rickert
    Rickards

    Sources (12)

    • Legacy NFS Source: William Marion Rickard - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: William Marion Rickard
    • Marian Record in household of Jacob Record, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Wm. M. Rickard, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920"

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