Rupert Bertrand Cusick

24 May 1886–23 July 1939 (Age 53)
Dillon, Beaverhead, Montana, United States

The Life of Rupert Bertrand

When Rupert Bertrand Cusick was born on 24 May 1886, in Dillon, Beaverhead, Montana, United States, his father, John J Cusick, was 25 and his mother, Antoinette Miller, was 18. He married Ida May Hewlett on 5 September 1906, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Foster Bar, Yuba, California, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 23 July 1939, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Rupert Bertrand Cusick
1886–1939
Ida May Hewlett
1884–1949
Marriage: 5 September 1906
Evelyn Albina Cusick
1907–
Rupert Lavaughn Cusick
1908–1973
Cusick
1913–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 September 1906
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(3)

    Evelyn Albina Cusick

    Female1907–Female

    Male1908–1973Male

    Cusick

    Female1913–1913Female

Parents and Siblings

    John J Cusick

    Male1860–Male

    Antoinette Miller

    Female1868–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1886–1939Male

    Leola Cusick

    Female1890–Female

    Dimple Cusick

    Female1896–Female

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 10

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of Irish Cusack , in the British Isles now found predominantly in Scotland.2 Respelling of Czech Kusik, a nickname for a short person or someone with a physical defect, from kusý ‘fragmentary’, ‘unfinished’, ‘truncated’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rupert Cusick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • R B Cusick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rupert Cusick in entry for Cusick, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"

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