Bertha Olvina Rictor

Female11 April 1907–30 August 1979

Brief Life History of Bertha Olvina

When Bertha Olvina Rictor was born on 11 April 1907, in Scott City, Scott, Kansas, United States, her father, Tune Rictor, was 23 and her mother, Etta Viola Deacon, was 17. She married Benjamin Franklin Jones on 1 March 1930, in Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States. She lived in Scott Township, Scott, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Reno Township, Reno, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 August 1979, in Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States.

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Henry Herbert Hoopes
Bertha Olvina Rictor
Marriage: 15 January 1969

Sources (9)

  • Unknown, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Bertha Rictor Hoopes, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Bertha O Rictor in household of Tune Rictor, "Kansas State Census, 1925"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 January 1969Kansas, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 1

    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 2

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.


    Age 20

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

    Name Meaning

    German, Dutch, and English: status name for the director of an institution, in particular the head of a religious house or a college.

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

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