Wendell Fearby Ryan

16 September 1913–October 1979 (Age 66)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Wendell Fearby

When Wendell Fearby Ryan was born on 16 September 1913, in New York, United States, his father, William Ryan, was 38 and his mother, Grace Fearby, was 35. He married Frances Margaret Lester in October 1939, in Clyde, Galen, Wayne, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Oakfield, Genesee, New York, United States for about 10 years and United States in 1930. He died in October 1979, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Wendell Fearby Ryan
1913–1979
Frances Margaret Lester
1913–1991
Marriage: October 1939
Patrick Ryan Sr
1941–2018
James Lester Ryan
1947–2013

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 3
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.
1917
Age 4
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931
Age 18
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: simplified form of Mulryan.2 Irish: reduced form of O’Ryan , an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Riagháin (modern Irish Ó Riain) ‘descendant of Rian’; Ó Maoilriain ‘descendant of Maoilriaghain’, or Ó Ruaidhín ‘descendant of the little red one’. Ryan is one of the commonest surnames in Ireland; there has been considerable confusion with Regan .3 Americanized spelling of German Rein .

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

Possible Related Names

Bywater
Ryon
Cryan
Rian
Regan
Ryans
Cregan
Rhyan
Ryen
Ryant
Rein

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