John D. Rickard

18 March 1871–26 October 1946 (Age 75)
Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of John D.

When John D. Rickard was born on 18 March 1871, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Samuel W. Rickard, was 29 and his mother, Eliza Jane "Liza" Fleming, was 31. He married Margaret Luvenia Hester on 8 January 1891, in Franklin, Macon, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Jefferson Township, Saline, Arkansas, United States in 1910 and Holland Township, Saline, Arkansas, United States in 1920. He died on 26 October 1946, in Lincoln, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Bolin Cemetery, Paron, Saline, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John D. Rickard
1871–1946
Margaret Luvenia Hester
1873–1948
Marriage: 8 January 1891
Lena M Rickard
1891–1974
Elta Rickard
1893–1982
Joseph Houston Rickard
1896–1937
Aenas Rickard
1897–
Enos F. Rickard
1898–1985
Eliza Myrtle Rickard
1900–1974
Dayton Samuel Rickard
1903–1965
Viola Belle Rickard
1905–1991
Odell Rickard
1908–
Oval E Rickard
1909–1934
Gerald John Rickard
1912–2000
Johnie J Rickard
1913–
Floyd A. Rickard
1915–1967

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1891Franklin, Macon, Alabama, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created
    Age 6
    In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 25
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    German and English (of Norman origin): variant of Richard .Americanized form of German Reichardt or Reichard or Richard .

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

    Possible Related Names

    McCrickard
    Rigdon
    Rickett
    Richard
    Rigden
    Reekie
    Rickerd
    Rickert
    Rickards

    Sources (11)

    • John Rickard, "United States Census, 1920"
    • John Rickard, "United States Census, 1940"
    • J. D. Rickard, "Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957"

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