Aaron Ruse Sr.

Maleabout 1764–3 March 1850

Brief Life History of Aaron

Aaron Ruse Sr. was born about 1764, in Loudoun, Virginia, British Colonial America as the son of Aaron H Ruse. He married Ruth Phillips on 25 March 1786, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Clark Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States in 1840 and Ohio, United States in 1840. He registered for military service in 1820. He died on 3 March 1850, in Martinsville, Clark Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in New Lynchburg Masonic Cemetery, Lynchburg, Highland, Ohio, United States.

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Aaron Ruse Sr.
Ruth Phillips
Marriage: 25 March 1786
Aaron Ruse Jr
Sally Ruse Jones
Nancy Ruse Pitzer Brewer
Edmond Ruse
Thomas Ruse
John Ruse
William Milton Ruse
Andrew Ruse
Jesse Ruse
Ruth Ruse Tharp
Mary Polly Ruse Ruble

Sources (26)

  • Aaron Ruse, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Aaron Ruse, "United States Census, 1840"
  • Aaron Roose, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 March 1786Fauquier, Virginia, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)


    Age 11

    "Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."


    Age 12

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

    Age 23

    The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Rouse . Compare Rowse .

    German: variant of Reusse (see Reuss 1).

    Probably also an Americanized form of Czech Rus ‘Russian’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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