Grace Richards

Brief Life History of Grace

When Grace Richards was born on 11 February 1890, in Charlestown Township, Portage, Ohio, United States, her father, Daniel C Richards, was 38 and her mother, Eleanor Ellen Lewis, was 33. She married Charles Henry Ebert on 26 June 1909, in Portage, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Windham, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Paris Township, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 12 January 1971, in Warren, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Windham Cemetery, Windham, Portage, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Ebert
1886–1963
Grace Richards
1890–1971
Marriage: 26 June 1909
Mary Lou Ebert
1932–2018

Sources (11)

  • Grace Ebert in household of Charles A Ebert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grace Richard, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Grace Richards, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1912 · The Girl Scouts

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

English: variant of Richard , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Rickards .

German: patronymic from the personal name Richard .

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

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