Ruby Evelyn Ashcraft

1907–1974 (Age 67)
Dawson, Navarro, Texas, United States

The Life of Ruby Evelyn

When Ruby Evelyn Ashcraft was born on 20 January 1907, in Dawson, Navarro, Texas, United States, her father, Rufus Buelson Ashcraft, was 29 and her mother, Rosa Lee Pierson, was 29. She married Wayne Erwin Darwin on 23 March 1942, in Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Navarro, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, McLennan, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 3 September 1974, at the age of 67, and was buried in Waco, McLennan, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ruby Evelyn Ashcraft
Wayne Erwin Darwin
Marriage: 23 March 1942

Spouse & Children

23 March 1942
Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Rufus Buelson Ashcraft


  • Rosa Lee Pierson




  • Floris Ashcraft


  • Female1905–1948Female

  • Female1907–1974Female

  • Bessie L. Ashcraft


  • Jessie Dell Ashcraft


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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 7

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Ashcroft .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruby Thompson in household of Rufius Ashcroft, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruby Ashcroft in household of Rufus B Ashcroft, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ruby Ashcraft in household of Rufus B Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1920"

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