Rubel Ashcraft

1913–1960 (Age 46)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Rubel

When Rubel Ashcraft was born on 29 November 1913, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Simon Houston. Ashcraft, was 39 and his mother, Alice Cora Funderburg, was 31. He died in October 1960, at the age of 46.

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Simon Houston. Ashcraft
Alice Cora Funderburg
Houton Ashcraft
Elma ( Rena) Ashcraft
Nannie M Ashcraft
Ira Newton Ashcraft
Katie Liz Ashcraft
Beckie Lou Ashcraft
Lillian Estelle Ashcraft
Cora Green Ashcraft
Rubel Ashcraft

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 3

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.

Age 14

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 (2)

  • Ruble T Ashcraft in household of Simon H Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rubel Ashcraft in household of Simon H Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1920"

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