Ralph Orren Irish

Male 1863 - 1921  (57 years)


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  • Name Ralph Orren Irish  [1
    • Bio from: LAWRENCE COLLEGE ALUMNI RECORD

      38G. RALPH ORREN IRISH.

      Present address, 1813 N. Grove avenue, Oak Park, Illinois.
      Born, September 28, 1863, Linden, Wisconsin.

      Father was prominent clergyman in West Wisconsin Conference.
      State senator, U. S. Counsel to France; chaplain in U. S. army; president board of trustees of Lawrence College.

      Educated high school, Madison, Wisconsin; University of Wisconsin; Lawrence, 1888-1893. Degree A. B., Lawrence.

      1893-1896, pastor St. Paul's English church, Kinkiang, China; 1894-1897, manager Central China Publishing house, Kinkiang; 1896, principal Boys' Boarding school, Kinkiang; 1897-1899, pastor Methodist Episcopal church, Oakfleld, Wisconsin; 1899, general district agent, Phoenix Mutual Life Insurance Company. Cashier C. & N. W. Ry. Co.,
      Union Stock Yards, Chicago; member for a good many years of the Wisconsin State S. S. Committee. Member of Chicago Progressive Club.

      Married, June 24, 1855, Lucinda Mary Giffin. Children: See No. 384.
    Born 30 Sep 1863  Linden, Iowa Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Book Reference 1055  
    Died 10 Jul 1921 
    Notes 
    • From: W. L. Irish - Res. Madison, Wisconsin.
    Person ID I00198  Irish
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2012 

    Father Joseph Elder Irish,   b. 7 Aug 1833, Paris, Oneida Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1899, Madison, Dane Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Lucy E. Britton,   b. 12 Apr 1834,   d. 16 Feb 1873  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1855 
    Family ID F0130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucina Mary Giffin,   b. 10 Jan 1869, Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Dec 1952  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1893 
    Children 
     1. Joseph Elder Irish,   b. 26 Jun 1894, Kiu Kiang, China Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1948, Colorado Springs, El Paso Co., CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    +2. Jane Penoyer Irish,   b. 12 May 1897, Kenosha, Kanosha Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1948, Grosse Pointe, Wayne Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     3. Lucina Giffin Irish,   b. 31 Mar 1899,   d. 12 Jul 1899  (Age 0 years)
    +4. Dorcas Eddy Irish,   b. 17 Jun 1900, Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Ralph Orrin Irish, II,   b. 2 Apr 1909,   d. 13 Nov 1989, Tullahoma, Coffee Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Family ID F0129  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S007136] Descendants of John Irish 1629-1963, Willis L. Irish.