Elma Ruth Mauk

22 August 1899–30 July 1982 (Age 82)
Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Elma Ruth

When Elma Ruth Mauk was born on 22 August 1899, in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States, her father, Elihu Hubbell, was 57 and her mother, Ella M Reynolds, was 47. She married George McClellan Fanshier on 29 July 1919, in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 30 July 1982, in Shannon, Richland Township, Allen, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

George McClellan Fanshier
Elma Ruth Mauk
Marriage: 29 July 1919
Grover Cleveland Fanshier
Imogene Fanshier
Estle Beatrice Fanshier
Alvah Raymond Fanshier
Mack Fanchier
Martha Lillian Fanshier
Mary Fanshier
Charles Fanshier

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 1
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome
Age 1
A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 24
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German (Swabian): from Middle High German māc, māge ‘relative’, ‘kinsman’ ( see Maag ).

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

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Sources (10)

  • Ruth Fanshier in household of John Schick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth Fanschir, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth Mauk in household of Elishu Hubbell, "United States Census, 1910"

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