Richard Paul Michaels

Male27 July 1927–2 October 1992

Brief Life History of Richard Paul

When Richard Paul Michaels was born on 27 July 1927, in Valley Township, Allegan, Michigan, United States, his father, Blaine Logan Michaels, was 26 and his mother, Ada Bell Emerick, was 21. He married Mary Belle Sherman before August 1964. He lived in Cheshire Township, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 2 October 1992, in Holland, Ottawa, Michigan, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Allegan, Allegan, Michigan, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Richard Paul? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Richard Paul Michaels
Mary Belle Sherman
Marriage: before August 1964

Sources (9)

  • Richard Michael in household of Blain Michael, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard P Michaels, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Richard Michaels in entry for Mary Michaels, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before August 1964
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.


    Age 4

    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    1945 · Peace in a Post War World

    Age 18

    The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

    Name Meaning

    English, German, and Jewish: variant of Michael with patronymic, genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. In North America, the surname Michaels has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in other languages, e.g. Polish Michalski (see also examples at Michael ), and also some other similar sounding names, e.g. Polish Mikołajczyk (see Mikolajczyk ). Compare Michals , Mikels , Mikles , and Mikols .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.