12 August 1854–6 November 1941 (Age 87)
Iowa, United States
When John Cleveland Ruark was born on 12 August 1854, in Iowa, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Ruark, was 20 and his mother, Mary Adelia Messenger, was 18. He married Rebecca Catherine Burgess on 2 June 1882, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington Territory, United States. He lived in Russell Creek, Walla Walla, Washington, United States in 1900 and Kootenai, Idaho, United States in 1920. He died on 6 November 1941, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Pomeroy, Garfield, Washington, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.