Muriel Carolyn Rice

21 December 1897–1951 (Age 53)
Otisco Valley, Otisco, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Muriel Carolyn

When Muriel Carolyn Rice was born on 21 December 1897, in Otisco Valley, Otisco, Onondaga, New York, United States, her father, Frederick Augustus Rice, was 22 and her mother, Elva Ashton, was 19. She married George Worthy Riggall on 3 February 1916. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Spafford, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1930 and Borodino, Spafford, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1940. She died in 1951, at the age of 54, and was buried in Amber Cemetery, Amber, Otisco, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Worthy Riggall
Muriel Carolyn Rice
Marriage: 3 February 1916
Robert Frederick Riggall
Bertha Adelia Riggall
Isa Irene Riggall
Iva Arlene Riggall
Doris Georgia Riggall
Ethel Geraldine Riggall
Roy Edward Riggall
George Arthur Riggall
Dorothy Ann Riggall
John Clifford Riggall

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 1
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 3
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 15
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: variant of Reese .2 Americanized spelling of German Reis .

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

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Sources (6)

  • Muriel Riggalls in household of George Riggalls, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Muriel C Reggell in household of George W Reggell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Muriel Rice in household of Fred Rice, "United States Census, 1900"

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