Ruth Faye Lemler

20 August 1898–23 April 1987 (Age 88)
Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ruth Faye

When Ruth Faye Lemler was born on 20 August 1898, in Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States, her father, Daniel B. Lemler, was 37 and her mother, Catharine Miller, was 37. She married Cecil Jay Grise on 19 November 1921, in Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Madison Township, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 April 1987, in Bremen, German Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Bremen, German Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cecil Jay Grise
1895–1978
Ruth Faye Lemler
1898–1987
Marriage: 19 November 1921
Marian Jean Grise
1924–1990
Dorothy June Grise
1930–2017

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 November 1921
Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, United States
children

(2)

    Female1924–1990Female

    Dorothy June Grise

    Female1930–2017Female

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel B. Lemler

    Male1860–1940Male

    Female1861–1944Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 8

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

German (Lemmler): habitational name from Lemmel near Hude in Oldenburg.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruth Grise in household of Cecil Grise, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth Grise in household of Cecil Grise, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth Lamler in household of D B Lamler, "United States Census, 1900"

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