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Theodore Ricksher - grave marker

Theodore RicksherAge: 43 years18861930

Name
Theodore Ricksher
Given names
Theodore
Surname
Ricksher
Birth September 1886 43 37
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Warren
1894 (Age 7 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingJames Henry “Henry” GibsonLelah May CarpenterView this family
Type: Civil marriage
August 1, 1895 (Age 8 years)
Death of a motherCaroline Matilda “Callie” Cline
November 6, 1902 (Age 16 years)
Address: The Fairfield Evergreen Cemetery
Cause: See Notes (Obit)
Death of a half-sisterLelah May Carpenter
May 9, 1903 (Age 16 years)
Cause: Consumption
Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge W. Cline
1903 (Age 16 years)

Marriage of a parentJoseph RicksherFlora McDonaldView this family
June 4, 1910 (Age 23 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Ricksher
April 19, 1922 (Age 35 years)
Death January 4, 1930 (Age 43 years)

Family with parents - View this family
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mother
Marriage: September 11, 1873Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA
6 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
Father’s family with Flora McDonald - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: June 4, 1910Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA
Mother’s family with Richard Carpenter - View this family
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Private

  1. Generation 1
    1. Theodore Ricksher

      Theodore Ricksher, son of Joseph Ricksher and Caroline Matilda “Callie” Cline, was born in September 1886 in Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa and died on January 4, 1930 at the age of 43.

Note
Co. C - 313 Field Svc. Signal Br. - 33th Div. --------- "The Fairfield Daily Ledger" Monday, January 6, 1930 THEODORE RICKSHER Theodore RICKSHER, born and reared in Fairfield and for years a resident of this city, died Saturday night at 10:50 oclock in a sanitarium in Albuquerque N.M. where he had been taking treatment since June. The body will arrive here tomorrow at 1:20 p.m. over the Burlington, accompanied by the widow, Frank RICKSHER and Mr. and Mrs. William H. RICKSHER who were with him at the time of his death. Dr. Charles RICKSHER, who recently moved from here to Middletown Conn., will arrive here tomorrow morning for the funeral. Services will be held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank RICKSHER, 806 South Main street, Wednesday afternoon at 3 oclock and will be in charge of Dr. Gilbert Voorhles (sic - Voorhies) of the First Presbyterian church. Interment will be in Evergreen cemetery. Mr. RICKSHER was forty-three years old. He passed his boyhood and early manhood here, attending the public school and Parsons college. He went to the state university from Parsons and took his degree there. He became associated with the Automatic Telephone company in Chicago, and in their service went to England and a number of South American countries to direct the installation of plants. When the United States entered the World war, he joined the army and was a member of the Eighty-eight division, seeing service in France. His health broke following the war, and his condition became serious two years ago. He married Miss Irene KESSLER of Baraboo, Wis., two years ago January 10.
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