Paul Emerson Rymer

12 November 1915–25 December 1984 (Age 69)
Bradley, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Paul Emerson

When Paul Emerson Rymer was born on 12 November 1915, in Bradley, Tennessee, United States, his father, Mike Calvin Rymer, was 28 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Blackwell, was 26. He married Marjorie Madeline Holt on 3 September 1933, in Campbell, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Civil District 1, Bradley, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 25 December 1984, in Cleveland, Bradley, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Flint Springs Cemetery, Bradley, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Emerson Rymer
Marjorie Madeline Holt
Marriage: 3 September 1933
Mary Emma Rymer
William Anderson Rymer
Joseph Calvin Rymer
Hilda Mae Rymer

Spouse and Children

3 September 1933
Campbell, Tennessee, United States


    Mary Emma Rymer


    William Anderson Rymer



    Hilda Mae Rymer


Parents and Siblings


    Mary Elizabeth Blackwell




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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 16

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Rimer 1.2 German: variant of Riemer .3 German: habitational name for someone from Riem (now a suburb of Munich; formerly a separate town).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul Rymer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Paul Rymer in household of Mike C Rymer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Paul E Rymer in household of Mike C Rymer, "United States Census, 1930"

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