David Oliver Rideout Sr

6 May 1821–after 1 June 1900 (Age 79)
Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of David Oliver

When David Oliver Rideout Sr was born on 6 May 1821, in Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States, his father, John Getchell Rideout, was 21 and his mother, Sarah H Randall, was 18. He married Nancy Samantha Taylor on 2 January 1845, in Crawford, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Colorado, United States in 1878 and Sheridan, Madison, Montana, United States in 1880. He died after 1 June 1900, in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Draper City Cemetery, Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Oliver Rideout Sr
Lucinda Rilla Ann Mariah Reid
Marriage: 29 February 1868
Violate Adelia McNeil Rideout
William Horace Rideout
Myron Henry Rideout
Margaret Jane Rideout
Augustus Windfield Rideout
Alva Monroe Rideout
Mary Olive Rideout

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 February 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 15
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (Dorset): occupational name from Middle English rid out ‘ride out’, perhaps used of an outrider (Middle English outridere), an officer of a sheriff's court or of a monastery whose duties included riding out to collect dues and supervise manors. The similar Middle English phrase rid awei ‘ride away’ is also attested as a medieval surname.

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

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    David O. Rideout History

    David Oliver Rideout, Sr. was born in Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio to John Getchell Rideout and Sarah Randall. The Rideout family has a great American heritage, originally settling in Maine. Rideout …

    Sources (41)

    • David Ridout, "United States Census, 1870"
    • David Rideout in entry for Charles William Thomas and Mary Jones, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932"
    • David O. Rideout in entry for David Oliver Jr. Rideout, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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