Ruth E. Tate

about 1848–
Missouri, United States

The Life of Ruth E.

When Ruth E. Tate was born about 1848, in Missouri, United States, her father, James Elgan Tate, was 32 and her mother, Zillah Barenthia Jones, was 30. She lived in Texas, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Sherrill Township, Texas, Missouri, United States in 1860.

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James Elgan Tate
Zillah Barenthia Jones
Amanda Melvine Tate
Jehiel Erasmus Tate
Ruth E. Tate
Brintha Nebraska Tate
James E Femster Tate
Joshua A Tate
Oliver Clinton Tate
Sarah S Tate

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World Events (8)


Age 12

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 33

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Tāta, possibly a short form of various compound names with the obscure first element tāt, or else a nursery formation. This surname is common and widespread in Britain; the chief area of concentration is northeastern England, followed by northern Ireland.

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

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  • Ruth E Tate in household of James E Tate, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ruth E Tate nella famiglia di James E Tate, “United States Census, 1860”

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