George Randolph Fickel

Male2 November 1885–1922

Brief Life History of George Randolph

When George Randolph Fickel was born on 2 November 1885, in Harrison, Iowa, United States, his father, Charles Newton Fickel, was 26 and his mother, Martha Orvilla Jones, was 21. He died in 1922, at the age of 37, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, United States.

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Charles Newton Fickel
Martha Orvilla Jones
George Randolph Fickel
Inez A Fickle
Nellie Belle Fickel
Albert Samuel Fickle
Charles Newton Fickel
Olive Garnet Fickel

Sources (4)

  • Geo R Fickel in household of Charles N Fickel, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • George Randolph Fickle, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
  • George Randolph Fickel, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 11

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.

Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Friedrich .

North German: unflattering nickname from Low German fickel ‘piglet’.

South German: from a pet form of the personal name Vigil, Latin Vigilius. Compare Fiegel .

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

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