Ruth Searls

9 October 1756–29 January 1846 (Age 89)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Searls was born on 9 October 1756, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, John Searls, was 45 and her mother, Margaret Cook, was 34. She married John Foote in 1775. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 29 January 1846, in Arlington, Bennington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Gasport, Royalton, Niagara, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Foote
1754–1826
Ruth Searls
1756–1846
Marriage: 1775
Ira Foote
1777–1799
Betsey Foote
1778–1816
Adoniram Foote
1780–1866
Lemuel Thomas Foote
1782–1855
George Foote
1784–1803
Timothy Todd Foote
1786–1839
Belus Hard Foote
1788–1841
Amanda Foote
1791–1881
Linus Foote
1792–1868
Ruth Ann Foot
1794–1817
Charles Foote
1797–1863

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1775
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 20

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 20

New York is the 11th state.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 35

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Searles .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ruth Searls, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Ruth in entry for Elizabeth Foot, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Ruth in entry for Linous Foot, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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