Maggie Arizona Myers

13 April 1861–1 April 1954 (Age 92)
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Maggie Arizona

When Maggie Arizona Myers was born on 13 April 1861, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, Frederick Carn Myers, was 41 and her mother, Anna Viola Banister, was 39. She married William Johnson Rickenbaker on 13 March 1884. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Vance, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States in 1880 and Cow Castle Township, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 1 April 1954, in Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Bowman, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Johnson Rickenbaker
1861–1901
Maggie Arizona Myers
1861–1954
Marriage: 13 March 1884
Geraldine Texas Rickenbaker
1887–1928
Grien Watson Rickenbaker
1892–1911
Carol Hovey Rickenbaker
1895–1947
Hovey Clyde Rickenbaker
1895–1947
Thomas Dewey Rickenbaker
1898–1974
John T Rickenbaker
1898–
Ruby Ellen M. Rickenbacker
1901–1985

Spouse and Children

    William Johnson Rickenbaker

    Male1861–1901Male

    Female1861–1954Female

MARRIAGE
13 March 1884
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Carn Myers

    Male1820–1864Male

    Female1821–1903Female

siblings

(10)

    Allen Jacob Myers

    Male1843–1843Male

    Desalvo L. Meyers

    Male1844–1853Male

    Sampson Bannister Myers

    Male1846–1918Male

    John Mark Myers

    Male1847–1899Male

    Geraldine Myers

    Female1849–1932Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1871 · KKK Supression

Age 10

In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Mayer 1, i.e. ‘son of the mayor’.2 English: patronymic from mire ‘physician’ ( see Myer 1).3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Midhir, probably a variant of Ó Meidhir ‘mayor’ ( see Mayer 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maggie A Rickenbaker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maggie F Rickenbaker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maggie Myers in household of Fed Myers, "United States Census, 1880"

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