Ruth Shiveler

Female20 April 1924–9 September 2009

Brief Life History of Ruth

When Ruth Shiveler was born on 20 April 1924, in Swedesboro, Woolwich Township, Gloucester, New Jersey, United States, her father, Walter Jacob Shiveler Sr, was 45 and her mother, Lillian May Leap, was 33. She died on 9 September 2009, at the age of 85.

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Walter Jacob Shiveler Sr
Lillian May Leap
Samuel Lewis Shiveler
Norman Clinton Shiveler
Earl U Shiveler
Archer Shiveler
Frances E. Shiveler
George H. Shiveler
Helen E Shiveler
Walter Jacob Shiveler Jr
Ruth Shiveler
Russell Carl Shiveler

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

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


    Age 9

    "New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the ""New Deal"". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933."

    1947 · New Jersey State Constitution (Current Version)

    Age 23

    The New Jersey state government was reorganized through a new update to the state constitution. One of the most notable changes was that voting rights were restored to females and non-white citizens. Other adjustments included: Governors could serve four years (instead of three), and the state legislature would include a 40-member senate and 80-member General Assembly.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of Shively .

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

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