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William Rufus Day

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William Rufus Day

36th U.S. Secretary of State


    William Rufus Day

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 17 Apr 1849 
    • Birth Location:
    • Ravenna, Portage, Ohio 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 9 Jul 1923 
    • Death Location:
    • Mackinac Island, Mackinac, Michigan 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • West Lawn Cemetery, Canton, Stark, Ohio 
    • Notes: 
    • 36th United States Secretary of State

      U.S. Supreme Court Justice

  • Marriages for William Rufus Day


    • Spouse:
    • Mary Elizabeth Schaefer
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1875

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  • Sources for William Rufus Day

    • 1 Federal Census, OH, Stark County, 1900, Canton Ward 1, E.D. 92, Sheet 3B, Image 6 of 31.
    • 2 Federal Census, OH, Stark County, 1880, Canton, E.D. 138, p. 5, Image 5 of 37.
    • 4 Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013, Marriage record for son Luther Day and Ida McKinley Barber.
    • 5 The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio), 28 SEP 1965, p. 21, "Book Sale Features William Day Collection".
    • 6 The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio), 08 FEB 1965, pp. 1, 4, Obituary for son Luther Day.