Richard Cody

20 July 1905–April 1985 (Age 79)
Bennington, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Cody was born on 20 July 1905, in Bennington, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Patrick F. Cody, was 31 and his mother, Mary J. Cashion, was 29. He died in April 1985, in Bennington, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Patrick F. Cody
1874–1911
Mary J. Cashion
1876–
Michael Joseph Cody Sr.
1898–1936
Gertrude M. Cody
1904–
Hazel Mae Cody
1899–1989
Wilfred Harold Cody
1900–1985
Margaret Alice Cody
1901–1986
Richard Cody
1905–1985
Elmer J. Cody
1909–1975
Paul Cody
1911–

Parents and Siblings

    Patrick F. Cody

    Male1874–1911Male

    Mary J. Cashion

    Female1876–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1916 · New Hampshire Holds First Primary

Age 11

In 1916, New Hampshire held the first presidential primary election even though it would not become important until 1952.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuidighthigh ( see Cuddihy ). 2. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Óda ‘son of Óda’, a personal name of Germanic origin, introduced into Ireland by the Normans. This name was taken by a family in Kilkenny formerly known as Archdeacon.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard Cody in household of Mary Cody, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard Cody in household of Mary Cody, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard Cody in household of Wilfred Cody, "United States Census, 1920"

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