John Ruyle Jr. II

17 April 1792–19 March 1876 (Age 83)
Davidson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John

When John Ruyle Jr. II was born on 17 April 1792, in Davidson, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Leroy Ruyle I, was 31 and his mother, Polly Bird, was 29. He married Lucy Dyer on 6 June 1818, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 19 March 1876, in Greene, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Greene, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Ruyle Jr. II
1792–1876
Lucy Dyer
1795–1865
Marriage: 6 June 1818
Napolean Ruyle
1819–
Mary Polly Ruyle
1820–1891
Martha Ruyle
1822–1847
Judge John L. Ruyle III
1824–1876
Andrew Ruyle
1825–
Peter Ruyle
1828–1895
Amelia Permillia Ruyle
1830–1896
Marion Ruyle
1832–1873

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 June 1818
Sumner, Tennessee, United States
children

(8)

    Napolean Ruyle

    Male1819–Male

    Female1820–1891Female

    Martha Ruyle

    Female1822–1847Female

    Male1824–1876Male

    Andrew Ruyle

    Male1825–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Male1792–1876Male

    Henry Ruyle

    Male1795–1859Male

    Dau Ruyle

    Female1798–1798Female

    Lucinda Ruyle

    Female1798–1824Female

    Mary Ruyle

    Female1800–1860Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 4

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1818

Age 26

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Ryle or German Reil , Reul , or Roehl .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Rule, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Rule, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Ruyle, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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