John Youngs Ryder Jr

11 December 1935–17 March 2013 (Age 77)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of John Youngs

When John Youngs Ryder Jr was born on 11 December 1935, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, James Youngs Ryder, was 29 and his mother, Evelyn Florence Margaret Makin, was 34. He married Ardelle Robinson on 26 June 1955, in South Gate, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 17 March 2013, in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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John Youngs Ryder Jr
Ardelle Robinson
Marriage: 26 June 1955
Cindy Jean Ryder

Spouse and Children

26 June 1955
South Gate, Los Angeles, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1937 · Los Angeles California Temple

Age 2

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 21

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant spelling of Rider .2 Dutch: occupational name for a mounted warrior or messenger, Middle Dutch rider.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Ryder in household of James Ryder, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Youngs Ryder Jr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • John Ryder in entry for Ardelle Robinson Ryder, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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