Ralph Henry Wears

3 June 1885–
Boardman, St. Croix, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Ralph Henry

When Ralph Henry Wears was born on 3 June 1885, in Boardman, St. Croix, Wisconsin, United States, his father, William J. Wears, was 33 and his mother, Mary Jane Cahill, was 28. He married Dora Cornelia Kidder on 26 September 1918, in Miles City, Custer, Montana, United States. He lived in St. Joseph, St. Croix, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and Miles City, Custer, Montana, United States in 1918.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Henry Wears
1885–
Dora Cornelia Kidder
1901–1960
Marriage: 26 September 1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 September 1918
Miles City, Custer, Montana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William J. Wears

    Male1851–1900Male

    Mary Jane Cahill

    Female1856–1935Female

siblings

(5)

    William James Wears

    Male1883–1941Male

    Male1885–Male

    Gertrude Alice Wears

    Female1888–1899Female

    Herman Johnson Wears

    Male1891–1948Male

    Marjorie E Wears Wolter

    Female1897–1932Female

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889

Age 4

Montana is 41st state.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Wear .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ralph H Wears in household of Wm J Wears, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ralph Henry Wears, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Ralph H. Wears, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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