Margaret Elizabeth Ranck

4 September 1843–30 July 1936 (Age 92)
Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Elizabeth

When Margaret Elizabeth Ranck was born on 4 September 1843, in Salisbury Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Peter Arthur Ranck Jr, was 28 and her mother, Ann Lemmon, was 22. She married James Monroe Hixson I on 27 November 1862, in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1852 and lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Summit, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 30 July 1936, in Wanship, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Wanship Cemetery, Wanship, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Monroe Hixson I
Margaret Elizabeth Ranck
Marriage: 27 November 1862
James Monroe Hixson II
Margaret Elizabeth Hixson
Vantyle Mack Hixson
Frank DeAlgeroy Hixson
Peter Mathew Hixson
Mark Forrest Hixson
Robert Lyle Hixson
Welcome Ray Hixson
Karl Burdette Hixson
Hazel Jane Hixson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 November 1862Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 20
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 25
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    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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    Sources (43)

    • Margaret E Hixson, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Margaret Rank in entry for Vantyle Mack Hixson and Agness Lusty, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Margaret Elizabeth Hixson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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