Ruth Jessee

1 August 1926–1 March 1986 (Age 59)
Lebanon, Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Ruth

Ruth Jessee was born on 1 August 1926, in Lebanon, Russell, Virginia, United States. She died on 1 March 1986, at the age of 59.

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1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 15

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English or respelling of German Jesse .

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

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