Ruth Inez Kitchen

10 September 1884–6 February 1970 (Age 85)
Tower Hill, Appomattox, Virginia, United States

The Life of Ruth Inez

When Ruth Inez Kitchen was born on 10 September 1884, in Tower Hill, Appomattox, Virginia, United States, her father, Benjamin Wickcliff Kitchen, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Susan Denton, was 20. She married Charles Spergeon Robertson on 8 January 1907, in Pelham, Caswell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1884 and District 5 James River, Buckingham, Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 6 February 1970, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Hanover, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Spergeon Robertson
Ruth Inez Kitchen
Marriage: 8 January 1907
Luella Marguerite Robertson
Charlie Robertson
Elmer Shackleford Robertson

Spouse and Children

8 January 1907
Pelham, Caswell, North Carolina, United States


    Luella Marguerite Robertson




    Elmer Shackleford Robertson


    Charlie Robertson


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 10

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Middle English kychene ‘kitchen’, hence an occupational name for someone who worked in or was in charge of the kitchen of a monastery or great house.2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant of McCutcheon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Robertson in household of Charles Robertson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth I Robertson in household of Charles S Robertson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth I Kitchen in household of Bennie W Kitchen, "United States Census, 1900"

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