Raymond Henry Marx Sr.

6 January 1903–28 December 1989 (Age 86)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life of Raymond Henry

When Raymond Henry Marx Sr. was born on 6 January 1903, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Marx, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Meicho, was 30. He married Susan Johanna Thompson in 1922. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 28 December 1989, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 86.

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Raymond Henry Marx Sr.
Susan Johanna Thompson
Marriage: 1922
Dorothy Elizabeth Marx
Velma Elinor Marx
Raymond Henry Marx Jr
Lucille Carolyn Marx
John Joseph "Jack" Marx
Charles Mason Marx

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 7

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Dutch, German, Czech, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Marks 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Raymond H Marx in household of Joseph Marx, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Raymond Marx, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Raymond Marx in household of Joseph Marx, "United States Census, 1910"

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