John Robert Ranes

30 April 1881–25 October 1951 (Age 70)
Enfield, White, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Robert

When John Robert Ranes was born on 30 April 1881, in Enfield, White, Illinois, United States, his father, Henry Ranes, was 47 and his mother, Eliza Ellen Redman, was 36. He married Sadie Belle Arnold on 25 December 1904, in Gibson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Mount Vernon, Black Township, Posey, Indiana Territory, United States in 1940 and Mount Vernon, Clark, Missouri, United States in 1951. He died on 25 October 1951, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mount Vernon, Wabash, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Robert Ranes
1881–1951
Sadie Belle Arnold
1880–1956
Marriage: 25 December 1904
Harold Wilbur Ranes
1907–1988
John Kenneth Ranes
1910–1989
Francis Willard Ranes
1917–1957

Spouse and Children

    Male1881–1951Male

    Sadie Belle Arnold

    Female1880–1956Female

MARRIAGE
25 December 1904
Gibson, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

    Harold Wilbur Ranes

    Male1907–1988Male

    John Kenneth Ranes

    Male1910–1989Male

    Francis Willard Ranes

    Male1917–1957Male

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Ranes

    Male1834–1886Male

    Eliza Ellen Redman

    Female1844–1899Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 4

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Raines .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John R Ranes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John R Ranes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J R Ranes, "United States Census, 1930"

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