When Ruth Claypool Randall was born on 1 September 1788, in Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, her father, Jacob Randall, was 29 and her mother, Amelia Yoakum, was 24. She married John Cowger on 21 April 1807, in Hardy, Mercer, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 19 August 1847, at the age of 58, and was buried in Monon Chapel Cemetery, Monon, Monon Township, White, Indiana, United States.
English (of Norman origin): common colloquial pronunciation of Randolph .