Evelyn Ruud

Female13 November 1906–17 September 1976

Brief Life History of Evelyn

When Evelyn Ruud was born on 13 November 1906, in Christine, Richland, North Dakota, United States, her father, Gustav O. Ruud, was 40 and her mother, Ellen Christina Anderson, was 28. She married Hugo Emil Frisk on 24 June 1933, in Leonard, Cass, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Eagle Township, Richland, North Dakota, United States for about 10 years and Sandoun Township, Ransom, North Dakota, United States in 1950. She died on 17 September 1976, in McLeod, Ransom, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Richland, North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugo Emil Frisk
Evelyn Ruud
Marriage: 24 June 1933
JoAnn Elaine Frisk

Sources (11)

  • Evelin Frisk in household of Hugo Frisk, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Evelyn F Ruud in household of Andrew Odden, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Evelyn Florence Ruud in entry for Jo Ann Elaine Frisk, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 June 1933Leonard, Cass, North Dakota, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1907 · Not for profit elections

    Age 1

    The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 2

    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.


    Age 21

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Knut, Nels, Nils, Alf, Egil, Lars, Ludvig, Ottar.

    Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads called Ru(u)d, in eastern Norway particularly, from Old Norse ruth ‘clearing’. Compare Rud , Rood , and Roode .

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

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