William Ruhl

1820–19 June 1912 (Age 92)
Ohio, United States

The Life of William

When William Ruhl was born in 1820, in Ohio, United States, his father, George Ruhl, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Ruhl Prosser, was 37. He married Mary M. Waltman on 18 February 1847, in Richland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Perry Township, Richland, Ohio, United States in 1860. He died on 19 June 1912, in Nodaway, Andrew, Missouri, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in White Cloud Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Ruhl
1820–1912
Mary M. Waltman
1827–1912
Marriage: 18 February 1847
Martha Ruhl
1850–1932
Naomi Jane Ruhl
1851–1936
Elsworth Finley Ruhl
1853–1928
Willard S. Ruhl
1856–
Mary V. Ruhl
1858–

Spouse and Children

    Male1820–1912Male

    Mary M. Waltman

    Female1827–1912Female

MARRIAGE
18 February 1847
Richland, Ohio, United States
children

(5)

    Martha Ruhl

    Female1850–1932Female

    Naomi Jane Ruhl

    Female1851–1936Female

    Elsworth Finley Ruhl

    Male1853–1928Male

    Willard S. Ruhl

    Male1856–Male

    Mary V. Ruhl

    Female1858–Female

Parents and Siblings

    George Ruhl

    Male1786–1842Male

    Elizabeth Ruhl Prosser

    Female1783–1881Female

siblings

(21)

    Washington Ruhl

    Male1806–Male

    Levi Ruhl

    Male1808–1889Male

    Amos Ruhl

    Male1810–1904Male

    Jeremiah Ruhl

    Male1811–1873Male

    Adam Ruhl

    Male1813–1884Male

+16 More Children

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 16

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 26

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German (also Rühl):1. from a pet form of the personal name Rudolf . 2. habitational name from either of two places named Rühle in northern Germany.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Ruhl, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Ruhl in entry for Elsworth Finley Ruhl, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • William Ruhl, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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