Richard Howe Bostwick

11 March 1900–18 February 1952 (Age 51)
Chardon, Geauga, Ohio, United States

The Life of Richard Howe

When Richard Howe Bostwick was born on 11 March 1900, in Chardon, Geauga, Ohio, United States, his father, Hubert Otis Bostwick Sr, was 35 and his mother, Kate Isabelle King, was 31. He married Miriam Kerruish Stage on 26 September 1931, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Chardon Township, Geauga, Ohio, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 18 February 1952, at the age of 51, and was buried in Chardon, Geauga, Ohio, United States.

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Richard Howe Bostwick
Miriam Kerruish Stage
Marriage: 26 September 1931
Miriam Stage Bostwick

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26 September 1931
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States


    Miriam Stage Bostwick


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 16

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire):1. habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, possibly Beswick . 2. perhaps a variant of Bostock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard H Bostwick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard Bostwick in household of Hubert C Bostwick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Baby Bostwick in household of Hugh* D Bostwick, "United States Census, 1900"

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