Ruby Pearce

22 August 1901–7 March 1990 (Age 88)
Flat River Township, Person, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Ruby

When Ruby Pearce was born on 22 August 1901, in Flat River Township, Person, North Carolina, United States, her father, James Obadiah Pearce, was 29 and her mother, Ida Valeria Timberlake, was 23. She married Bender Brinson Rawls on 19 June 1929, in Person, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 2008. She died on 7 March 1990, in Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bender Brinson Rawls
1904–1968
Ruby Pearce
1901–1990
Marriage: 19 June 1929
Eleanor Pearce Rawls
1930–1982
Bender Brinson Rawls Jr
1932–1985

Spouse and Children

    Bender Brinson Rawls

    Male1904–1968Male

    Female1901–1990Female

MARRIAGE
19 June 1929
Person, North Carolina, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 4

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1927

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

Welsh, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Pierce .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ruby Pearce in household of James O Pearce, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruby Pearce in household of James O Pearce, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ruby Pearce Mitchell in entry for Mrs Margaret Pearce Eidson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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