Ralph Victor Marchand

27 February 1921–July 1981 (Age 60)
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ralph Victor

When Ralph Victor Marchand was born on 27 February 1921, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, his father, John Peter Marchand, was 28 and his mother, Cecelia Manila Shaneman, was 22. He lived in Jackson Township, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died in July 1981, in Fort Myers, Lee, Florida, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

John Peter Marchand
Cecelia Manila Shaneman
Dorothy M. Marchand
Lester Francis Marchand
Catherine Gertrude Marchand Bender
Ralph Victor Marchand
George Marchand
Mary Clara Marchand Krajci
Paul Leroy Marchand
Rita Theresa Marchand Snee
Earl Joseph Marchand
Carl Marchand
Thomas John Marchand

Parents and Siblings

    John Peter Marchand


    Cecelia Manila Shaneman




    Dorothy M. Marchand


    Lester Francis Marchand


    Catherine Gertrude Marchand Bender



    George Marchand


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 16

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

French and English: occupational name for a buyer and seller of goods, from Old French, Middle English march(e)ant, Late Latin mercatans, from Latin mercari ‘to trade’, from merx ‘commerce’, ‘exchange’, ‘merchandise’. In the Middle Ages the term was used mainly to denote a wholesale dealer.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ralph Marchand in household of John Marchand, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ralph Marchand in household of John Marchand, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ralph Victor Marchand - Published information: death: July 1981; Fort Myers, Lee, Florida, United States

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