Effie Rapson

Female11 April 1861–17 October 1925

Brief Life History of Effie

Effie Rapson was born on 11 April 1861, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States as the daughter of William Rapson and Mary J. Harris. She married Frank Lycurgos Caris on 16 April 1885, in Ravenna, Portage, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Kent, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Meadville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. She died on 17 October 1925, in Ravenna, Portage, Ohio, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Ravenna, Portage, Ohio, United States.

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Frank Lycurgos Caris
Effie Rapson
Marriage: 16 April 1885
Ruth E. Caris
Marguerite Arlie Caris
Edward James Caris

Sources (19)

  • Effie T Rapson in household of William Rapson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Effie S. Rapson, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Effie S Caris, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 April 1885Ravenna, Portage, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

    Age 2

    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 20

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Rab(b) (a pet form of Robert with unrounding of the first vowel) + -son, with devoicing of /b/ to /p/. Compare Robson and Rabb .

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

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