Orpha Lucy Pacey

1870–1952 (Age 82)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Orpha Lucy

When Orpha Lucy Pacey was born on 19 March 1870, in Ohio, United States, her father, Robert Pacey, was 41 and her mother, Lucy Clark, was 29. She married Samuel E Rayle on 15 January 1891, in Putnam, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in West Leipsic, Liberty Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Liberty Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States in 1920. She died on 10 May 1952, at the age of 82, and was buried in Leipsic, Putnam, Ohio, United States.

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Orpha Lucy Pacey
Samuel E Rayle
Marriage: 15 January 1891
Glee Rayle

Spouse & Children

  • Female1870–1952Female

  • Samuel E Rayle


15 January 1891
Putnam, Ohio, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Robert Pacey


  • Lucy Clark




  • George Henry Pacey


  • Austin M. Pacy


  • Katherine J. Kate Pacey


  • Female1870–1952Female

  • Female1871–1945Female

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1872 · The Amnesty Act

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A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Pacy-sur-Eure, which took its name from the Gallo-Roman personal name Paccius + the locative suffix -acum.

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

Sources (3)

  • Orpha Rayle in household of Samuel Rayle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Orpha Pacey in household of Robert Pacey, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Orpha Rayle in household of Samuel Rayle, "United States Census, 1900"

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