Harley James Ruport

28 April 1902–14 September 1978 (Age 76)
Wasioja, Dodge, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Harley James

When Harley James Ruport was born on 28 April 1902, in Wasioja, Dodge, Minnesota, United States, his father, James Ernest Ruport, was 27 and his mother, Henrietta "Nettie" Parham, was 24. He married Vurnis Beatrice Bartholomew on 3 July 1920, in Dodge, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in United States in 1920 and Milton Township, Dodge, Minnesota, United States in 1930. He died on 14 September 1978, in International Falls, Koochiching, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in International Falls, Koochiching, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harley James Ruport
Vurnis Beatrice Bartholomew
Marriage: 3 July 1920
Leroy Archie Ruport
William James Ruport
Donald Robert Ruport
Robert Dwayne Ruport

Spouse and Children

3 July 1920
Dodge, Minnesota, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Henrietta "Nettie" Parham




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 4

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Slovenian: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hrōd ‘renown’ + berht ‘bright’. Compare Rupprecht .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harley Ruport in household of James Ruport, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harley J Ruport in household of James E Ruport, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harley Ruport, "United States Census, 1940"

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