Elmer Ray Hatch

6 June 1898–17 September 1955 (Age 57)
Blakeman, Rawlins, Kansas, United States

The Life of Elmer Ray

When Elmer Ray Hatch was born on 6 June 1898, in Blakeman, Rawlins, Kansas, United States, his father, Merritt Lewis Hatch, was 37 and his mother, Mary Louisa Cook, was 35. He married Rachel Amanda Underhill about 1919. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Hayes, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Wauneta Election Precinct, Chase, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 17 September 1955, in Wauneta, Chase, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Wauneta, Chase, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Ray Hatch
1898–1955
Rachel Amanda Underhill
1902–1971
Marriage: about 1919
Elmer Fay Hatch
1920–2001
Donald Merritt Hatch
1923–2012
Valora Edith Hatch
1923–2008
Frank Eugene Hatch
1925–1945

Spouse and Children

    Male1898–1955Male

    Rachel Amanda Underhill

    Female1902–1971Female

MARRIAGE
about 1919
children

(4)

    Male1920–2001Male

    Donald Merritt Hatch

    Male1923–2012Male

    Valora Edith Hatch

    Female1923–2008Female

    Frank Eugene Hatch

    Male1925–1945Male

Parents and Siblings

    Merritt Lewis Hatch

    Male1861–1934Male

    Female1862–1954Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Hampshire and Berkshire): topographic name from Middle English hacche ‘gate’, Old English hæcc ( see Hatcher ). In some cases the surname is habitational, from one of the many places named with this word. This name has been in Ireland since the 17th century, associated with County Meath and the nearby part of Louth.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ray Hatch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elmer Hatch, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ray E Hatch, "United States Census, 1930"

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