Louis Alex Ruehl

5 July 1884–15 May 1971 (Age 86)
Horicon, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Louis Alex

When Louis Alex Ruehl was born on 5 July 1884, in Horicon, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Alexander "Alex" Ruehl, was 32 and his mother, Maria (aka Mary, Anna) Schneider, was 26. He married Lena Bertha Schroeder on 25 March 1913, in Elgin, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Viola, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States in 1930 and Viola Township, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 15 May 1971, in Dumfries, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Louis Alex Ruehl
1884–1971
Lena Bertha Schroeder
1892–1981
Marriage: 25 March 1913
Murva Luella Ruehl
1915–1994
Margaret Ruehl
1919–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 March 1913
Elgin, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander "Alex" Ruehl

    Male1851–1928Male

    Maria (aka Mary, Anna) Schneider

    Female1858–1926Female

siblings

(10)

    Francisca "Frances" Anna Ruehl

    Female1880–Female

    Franklin Henry Ruehl

    Male1882–1911Male

    Male1884–1971Male

    Female1886–1960Female

    Ole W Ruehl

    Male1888–1914Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

German (also Rühle): see Ruhl .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Louis Ruehl, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lewis Ruehl in household of Alexander Ruehl, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Louis Ruehl, "United States Census, 1930"

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