Ross Vantrump Dickey

29 May 1868–10 June 1915 (Age 47)
Jackson Township, Preble, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Ross Vantrump

When Ross Vantrump Dickey was born on 29 May 1868, in Jackson Township, Preble, Ohio, United States, his father, George Washington Dickey, was 45 and his mother, Lydia Josephine Tillson, was 34. He married Elizabeth Capitola Pennell on 10 June 1908. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Bath Township, Allen, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States for about 5 years. He died on 10 June 1915, in Lima, Meigs, Ohio, United States, at the age of 47.

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Ross Vantrump Dickey
Elizabeth Capitola Pennell
Marriage: 10 June 1908
George Washington Dickey
Frank Pennell Dickey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1908
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 2
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    1870 · Giving all the right to vote
    Age 2
    The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 13
    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: variant of Dickie , from a pet form of the personal name Dick 1.

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Ross Van Tramp Dickey, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Rofs Lickey in household of George W Lickey, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Ross V Dickey, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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