Forest Custer Ryder

5 March 1892–November 1979 (Age 87)
Westerville Township, Custer, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Forest Custer

When Forest Custer Ryder was born on 5 March 1892, in Westerville Township, Custer, Nebraska, United States, his father, Louis Eugene Ryder, was 42 and his mother, Cordelia Elisabath Weygant, was 42. He married Cleo Ethel Bussear on 4 October 1911, in Union, Union, Oregon, United States. He died in November 1979, in Washoe, Nevada, United States, at the age of 87.

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Forest Custer Ryder
Avis J Hazelwood
Marriage: 5 March 1920

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 March 1920La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries - 1905: Crook, Oregon, United States; 1917: Deschutes, Oregon, United States
    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 24
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Rider .Americanized and Flemish form of Dutch Rijder: occupational name for a mounted warrior or messenger, Middle Dutch rider ‘horseman, rider’.

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Forest Custer Ryder, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"
    • Forest C Ryder in household of Lewis E Ryder, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Forest Ryder, "Oregon, County Marriages, 1851-1975"

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