Reed Crandall Ricks

25 February 1909–8 August 1989 (Age 80)
Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States

The Life of Reed Crandall

When Reed Crandall Ricks was born on 25 February 1909, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, his father, Wallace Ricks, was 33 and his mother, Helen Irene Crandall, was 29. He married Lavaun Molley McKay on 20 April 1934, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jackson, Teton, Wyoming, United States in 1930 and Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1935. He died on 8 August 1989, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fielding Memorial Park Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reed Crandall Ricks
1909–1989
Lavaun Molley McKay
1914–2005
Marriage: 20 April 1934
Helen Jeanette Ricks
1936–2021
Dean William Ricks
1936–1957
Nancy Ann Ricks
1943–
Darrell Reed Ricks
1958–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 April 1934
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States
children

(4)

    Helen Jeanette Ricks

    Female1936–2021Female

    Male1936–1957Male

    Nancy Ann Ricks

    Female1943–Female

    Darrell Reed Ricks

    Male1958–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 6

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1930 · Idaho City Building is built

Age 21

Construction on this historic building started in 1929 and wrapped up in 1930. It was registered on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984 due to its unique design.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: patronymic from a short form of Richard .2 English: topographic name for someone who lived where rushes grew, Middle English rexe, rixe (Old English rix).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Reed Ricks in household of Wallace Ricks, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Reed Crandall Ricks in household of Wallace Ricks, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Reed Crandall Ricks, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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