Ralph Graham Savage

13 April 1860–24 June 1928 (Age 68)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Ralph Graham

When Ralph Graham Savage was born on 13 April 1860, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, Charles Roscoe Savage, was 27 and his mother, Anna Fenn Adkins, was 24. He married Mary Labelle Davis on 18 February 1885, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Platte, Nebraska, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1895. He died on 24 June 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Ralph Graham Savage
Mary Labelle Davis
Marriage: 18 February 1885
Melvin Ralph Savage
Ina La Belle Savage
Myrle Savage
Martha Savage
Newton Charles Savage

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1885Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 7
    Nebraska is the 37th state.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 21
    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: of Norman origin, a nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English and Old French salvage, sauvage ‘wild, untamed’ (from Late Latin salvaticus, literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’ influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural). Compare French Sauvage .Irish (Down): generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O'Savin (see Savin ).Americanized form of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Savich and of Serbian Savić (see Savic ).

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

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    Sources (103)

    • Ralph G Savage in entry for Labelle Davis Savage, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Ralph G Savage in household of Chas R Savage, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Ralph G Savage, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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