John Eager Rich

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Personal and Family Information

John was born on 22 JAN 1922 in Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, the son of John Arthur Kellogg Rich and Marquerite Theobald Lloyd.

He died on 17 AUG 2014 in Maryland.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Christine Doris Rich. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their two known children were John Kellogg (1954-1954) and John Kellogg (1955-1974).

His second wife was Pat Monson. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was Twins (1963-1963).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

John Eager Rich
(1922-2014)

 

John Arthur Kellogg Rich
(1893-1974)

 

Charles Dyer Rich
(1865-1897)

 

Arthur Draper Rich
(1827-1900)

 
   

Esther Tennant Dyckman
(1834-1924)

 
   

Mabel B Kellogg
(1869-1956)

 

John Leonard Kellogg
(1811-1893)

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Harriet Bencham Scott
(1826-1905)

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Marquerite Theobald Lloyd
(1895-1989)

 

John Eager Lloyd
(1865-1943)

 

Edward VII Lloyd
(1825-1907)

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Mary Lloyd Howard
(1831-1923)

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Marquerite DeWolf Theobald
(1868-1944)

 

Samuel Theobald
(1847-1930)

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Caroline Dexter DeWolf
(1848-1929)

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Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth22 JAN 1922
Place: Evanston, Cook County, Illinois
Address: Cook County, Illinois Birth Certificate Index John Eager Rich, 22 Jan 1922, Evanston, Cook, Illinois, male father John Kellogg Rich 28, Marguerite T Lloyd 26
Death17 AUG 2014
Place: Maryland
Census4 APR 1930
Place: Northbrook Village,
Age: 8
Address: 1818 Kiest Ave, ED 16-2237 wtih mother and two sisters
Agency: Cook County, Illinois
Census 1930 Illinois, Cook County
Source: Census 1930 Illinois, Cook County
Date: 1930
Publisher: United States Census

Burial24 FEB 2015
Place: Arlington, Virginia
Address: Arlington National Cemetery , Plot: Section 7, Site 9074-A-NS Major, U.S. Marine Corps Find A Grave Memorial# 142965281
Other EventFROM 1939 TO 1963
Place: Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Type: Military Service
Address: 59356 PFC, USMC, Wounded In Action 1st Marine Division; 4th Marine Division
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Notes

Note 1

Joined US Marines in 1939, entered Naval Academy at Annapolis March 1941.

dropped out of Naval Academy after war started, as PFC fought in Pacific theater,

with invasion landings on several islands then into Marine OCS for 92? days before end of war.

stayed in Marine corp and fought in Korea at Incion? invasion. Wounded in shoulder by tank sharpel on day 13 and back to US to recover.

US Navy Combat Casualities WWII: Rich, Joh E., Pfc, USMC, Father, Mr John K Rich, Evergreen Park, Chicago.

http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/vhp/bib/94068

Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Norfolk, Virginia; Guadalcanal (Solomon Island); Marshall Islands; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Tinian (Northern Mariana Islands); Pacific Theater

Highest Rank: Major

Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview Audio: CD [1 item] --Reference copy

Cite as: John Eager Rich Collection

(AFC/2001/001/94068), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Sources

  1. Census 1930 Illinois, Cook County
    Source: Census 1930 Illinois, Cook County
    Date: 1930
    Publisher: United States Census