James Reich

1903–1989 (Age 85)
Morgantown, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States

The Life of James

James Reich was born on 6 November 1903, in Morgantown, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States as the son of Reich and ?. He died on 9 September 1989, in West Virginia, United States, at the age of 85.

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James Reich
Helen Crittenden Seaman

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 3

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a wealthy or powerful man, from Middle High German rīch ‘of noble descent’, ‘powerful’, ‘rich’, German reich ‘rich’.2 German: from a short form of a personal name containing the Old High German element rīhhi ‘power’, ‘might’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James C Reich, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • James C. Reich in entry for Helen S. Reich, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Reich - Individual or family possessions: death:

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