Location: Aransas County TX

Biography of Joel H. Rickel

Joel H. Rickel. Among the citizens of Chanute, one who had had a most interesting career is Joel H. Rickel, a resident of this city since 1896, and now the owner of a carriage and repair shop and the owner of a valuable farm. Mr. Rickel is a veteran of the Civil war, and had been a prominent figure in Grand Army circles, being a past commander of several posts in Kansas and a past department commander of the State of Kansas. He was born in Ashland County, Ohio, December 8, 1844, and is a son of John S. and Jane (Fulks) Rickel. The Rickel family, which originated on the Rhone, Germany, was founded in this country during Colonial times, and three bearing the name fought with the Patriot army during the war of the Revolution, one meeting his death at the battle of Brandywine. Michael B. Rickel, the grandfather of Joel H. Rickel, was born in 1776, in Tascaraugus County, Pennsylvania, and became a pioneer into Ohio, where, in Ashland County, he entered a farm from the Government. There he passed the remainder of a long and industrious life, and died in 1868. John S. Rickel was born in Ashland County, Ohio, in 1813, in the same house in which was born his son, and was reared and educated in the community. He was a millwright by trade...

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Aransas County Texas Cemeteries

Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. The following cemeteries are hosted at the Aransas County Texas USGenWeb Archives. Lamar Cemetery McLester Cemetery The following cemeteries are hosted at the Aransas County Texas USGenWeb . Aransas Memorial Park Cemetery Cementerio San Antonio de Padua Fulton Cemetery Lamar Cemetery McLester Family Cemetery Rockport Cemetery Hosted at Cemeteries of TX Project Cementerio San Antonio de Padua Fulton Cemetery Lamar Cemetery Rockport Cemetery Hosted at Aransas County Texas Genealogy Trails Cementerio San Antonio de Padua Holy Cross Cemetery Lamar Cemetery Rockport Cemetery San Antonio Cemetery Hosted at Aransas County Texas Gravestones Photo Project (Up to 50 photos per page) Aransas Memorial Park Cemetery Fulton Cemetery Lamar Cemetery Rockport Cemetery Search: Texas, Find A Grave Index Search: Billion Graves...

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