Lydia Ann Ranck

8 March 1852–29 May 1934 (Age 82)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia Ann

When Lydia Ann Ranck was born on 8 March 1852, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, Peter Arthur Ranck Jr, was 36 and her mother, Ann Lemmon, was 31. She married James Madison Fisher on 31 May 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 1, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 29 May 1934, in East Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Madison Fisher
1833–1907
Lydia Ann Ranck
1852–1934
Marriage: 31 May 1869
Sarah Ann Fisher
1872–1881
Melvin Ranck Fisher
1874–1957
Curtis Theodore Fisher
1877–1877
Eudora Irene Fisher
1878–1963
Lucy Elizabeth Fisher
1881–1971
Reuhanna Eveline Fisher
1884–1923
Lawrence Steel Fisher
1886–1911

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 May 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 5
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    German: variant of Rank .Altered form of French Ranc .In some cases also an Americanized form of Czech and Slovenian Ranc .

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

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    Story Highlight

    History of Lydia Ann Ranck Fisher

    History of Lydia Ann Ranck Fisher This history was written and compiled by Mildred Evaline Winder Dahlberg, a granddaughter of Lydia Ann. It includes excerpts taken from a sketch written by Lucile Fi …

    Sources (41)

    • Lydia Ann Ranck Fisher, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Lydia A in entry for Sarah A Fisher, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Lydia Ann Ranck Fisher, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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