Reagan Somerset Wyche

1 January 1889–21 January 1954 (Age 65)
Monroe, Rusk, Texas, United States

The Life of Reagan Somerset

When Reagan Somerset Wyche was born on 1 January 1889, in Monroe, Rusk, Texas, United States, his father, George William Wyche, was 56 and his mother, Ellen W Goodwin, was 29. He married Martine Boyd Wood on 28 October 1916, in Gregg, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Longview, Gregg, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Gregg, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 21 January 1954, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Longview, Gregg, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reagan Somerset Wyche
Martine Boyd Wood
Marriage: 28 October 1916
Elizabeth Ellen Wyche
James Reagan Wyche

Spouse and Children

28 October 1916
Gregg, Texas, United States


    Elizabeth Ellen Wyche


    James Reagan Wyche


Parents and Siblings

    George William Wyche


    Ellen W Goodwin




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 5

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 18

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a wych elm, Old English wice, or habitational name from a minor place named with this word.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Reagan Wyche in household of George Wyche, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Reagan S Wyche, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Reagan S Wyche, "United States Census, 1930"

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