Rick Melford Maxwell Drayer

Male15 January 1949–14 May 1998

Brief Life History of Rick Melford Maxwell

When Rick Melford Maxwell Drayer was born on 15 January 1949, in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Ralph Victor Drayer, was 50 and his mother, Leta Alberta Rudesill, was 38. He married ? on 29 November 1997. He died on 14 May 1998, at the age of 49.

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Rick Melford Maxwell Drayer
Marriage: 29 November 1997

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  • Marriage
    29 November 1997
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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

    1950 · Start of the Korean War

    Age 1

    The Korean War was a civil war between North and South Korea. North Korea had support of China and the Soviet Union while South Korea gained support from the United States. The war broke out as a product of the Cold War because of the different ideologies that each side had for what government is. The fighting stopped when an armistice was signed but no peace treaty was ever established. To some the war is still progressing but it is in a stage of frozen conflict.


    Age 14

    President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: variant, mostly archaic or Americanized, of Draijer, an occupational name for a wood or bone turner, Middle Dutch drayere, an agent derivative of draaien ‘to turn’.

    Probably an altered form of South German Dreher .

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

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