Richard Rodell Gee

26 June 1920–12 August 1992 (Age 72)
Athens, Ohio, United States

The Life of Richard Rodell

When Richard Rodell Gee was born on 26 June 1920, in Athens, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry W Gee, was 23 and his mother, Ocea Alberta Richardson, was 28. He married Ruth Gray on 14 March 1942, in Washington, Ohio, United States. He lived in Glouster, Athens, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Licking, Ohio, United States in 1992. He died on 12 August 1992, in Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72.

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Richard Rodell Gee
Ruth Gray
Marriage: 14 March 1942

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14 March 1942
Washington, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McGee , Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ‘son of Aodh’ ( see McCoy ).2 English: this is a common name in northern England, of uncertain origin. The existence of a patronymic form Geeson points to a personal name, but this has not been satisfactorily identified. It may in fact be the Irish or Scottish name in an English context.3 French (Gée): habitational name from any of several places called Gé or Gée, for example in Maine-et-Loire, derived from the Gallo-Roman domain name Gaiacum.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Gee in household of Arthur Sands, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard R. Gee, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Richard R Gee, "Find A Grave Index"

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