Carl Morris Ryan

17 March 1892–3 July 1973 (Age 81)
Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Carl Morris

When Carl Morris Ryan was born on 17 March 1892, in Cozad, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Eugene Neil Ryan, was 32 and his mother, Sallie Belle Lockwood, was 21. He married Guri Magdalene Otterson on 29 November 1915, in Pine, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Saint Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Pine Lake Township, Pine, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 July 1973, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Finlayson, Pine, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carl Morris Ryan
Guri Magdalene Otterson
Marriage: 29 November 1915
Harriet Elizabeth Ryan
Adeline May Ryan
Eugene Morris Ryan
Donald Ryan
Robert Carl Ryan
Sally Bernice Ryan

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 November 1915Pine, Minnesota, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1893 · The Minnesota State Flag
    Age 1
    The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home
    Age 22
    Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, John Patrick, Dermot, Liam, Paddy, Donovan, Eamon, Eamonn, Kieran, Parnell, Aileen, Brennan.Irish: shortened form of O'Ryan , an Anglicized form of Ó Riaghain (modern Irish Ó Riain) ‘descendant of Riaghan’, a personal name probably based on the word ‘king’. Ryan is one of the commonest surnames in Ireland, though there has been considerable confusion with Regan .Irish: shortened from Mulryan (Ó Maoilriaghain).

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Carl M Ryan, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
    • Carl Morris Ryan, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
    • Carl M Ryan in entry for Eugene Ryan, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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