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Family: Rufus Spalding Rickey, Senior / Virginia Rosamond Wigginton (F81)  [1

m. 17 Apr 1860


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  • Father | Male
    Rufus Spalding Rickey, Senior

    Born  30 Nov 1836  Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 May 1911  Memphis, Shelby Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  27 May 1911  New Orleans (Lafayette Cem #1), Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  17 Apr 1860  [2, 3]  Lewis Co, Missouri, USA  [2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Joseph Kerr Rickey, M.D. | F29 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Mc Cleary | F29 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Virginia Rosamond Wigginton

    Born  17 Apr 1836  Leesburg, Loudon Co, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Dec 1899  New Orleans, Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  5 Dec 1899  New Orleans (Lafayette Cem #1), Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Child 1 | Female
    Jennie Rickey

    Born  Jan 1862   
    Died  11 Jan 1862   
    Buried    Battle Creek (Oak Hill Cem), Calhoun Co, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Janette E. Rickey

    Born  Abt 1865  Ocean Springs, Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Frank B. French | F245 
    Married  24 Dec 1885  Ocean Springs, Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    + Rufus Spalding Rickey, Junior

    Born  Oct 1866  Ocean Springs, Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Oct 1910  Memphis, Shelby Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Loretto unknown female | F1523 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Female
    Ann Elizabeth Rickey

    Born  10 Apr 1868  New Orleans, Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  A. J. Whitfield, Dr | F2040 
    Married  28 Apr 1887  Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    + Louis Girdner "Lewis" Rickey

    Born  15 Jul 1869  New Orleans, Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Aug 1934  Memphis, Shelby Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  30 Aug 1934  Memphis (Elmwood Cem), Shelby Co, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Emelia Henrietta "Mildred" Noulette | F243 
    Married  23 Dec 1891   

    Child 6 | Male
    + Harry Wigginton Rickey

    Born  22 May 1872  Ocean Springs, Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Nov 1948  Biloxi, Harrison Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  30 Nov 1948  Biloxi (Biloxi City Cem aka Biloxi Cemetery, Old Biloxi Cemetery, Old French Cemetery), Harrison Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Octavia Ellen Wynn | F244 
    Married  24 Dec 1896  Baker, Baton Rouge Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Dalton Marvin Rickey

    Born  23 Nov 1874  Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 May 1875  New Orleans, Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    New Orleans (Prytania St Cem), Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    Edith A. Rickey

    Born  23 Jan 1876   
    Died  4 Jul 1876  New Orleans, Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    New Orleans (Prytania St Cem), Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Female
    Helen Pendleton Rickey

    Born  Dec 1878  Ocean Springs, Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Nov 1935   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Parker Thompson Poole, Sr | F242 
    Married  23 Sep 1903  Woburn, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    Ruth Rickey

    Born  1 Dec 1879  Ocean Springs, Jackson Co, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Oct 1880  New Orleans, Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    New Orleans (Lafayette Cem #1), Orleans Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S138] New Orleans, Louisiana, Birth Records Index, 1790-1915.
      their son Harry's birth record

    2. [S5] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.
      memorial ID# 128429911

    3. [S226] Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002.