Raymond Grimes Faus

5 November 1895–15 December 1956 (Age 61)
Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Raymond Grimes

When Raymond Grimes Faus was born on 5 November 1895, in Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska, United States, his father, Francis Henry “Frank” Faus, was 25 and his mother, Corena Grimes, was 24. He married Katherine M. Raidt on 25 December 1920, in Buchanan, Missouri, United States. He lived in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 15 December 1956, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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Raymond Grimes Faus
Katherine M. Raidt
Marriage: 25 December 1920

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901 · City Hall Built
Age 6
The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 17
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German (also Pfaus): variant of Pfautz , a nickname for a self-important person.

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

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Sources (9)

  • Raymond G Foss in household of Francis J Foss, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Raymond G Faus in household of Frank H Faus, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Raymond Grimes Faus, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"

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