Ruth Ricketts

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Ruth

Ruth Ricketts was born in 1734, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. She married Garvis or Jarvis Gilbert about 1754, in Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Garvis or Jarvis Gilbert
Ruth Ricketts
Marriage: about 1754
Jarvis Gilbert
Garvis Gilbert Jr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1754Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America
  • Children


    World Events (6)

    Age 42
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 42
    Maryland is the 7th state.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 66
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

    Name Meaning

    English (chiefly West Midlands): patronymic from Rickett .

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

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