Ruth N. Dykeman

1902–1992 (Age 90)
Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States

The Life of Ruth N.

When Ruth N. Dykeman was born in 1902, in Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States, her father, Junia Warren Dykeman Jr., was 24 and her mother, Bessie A Nichols, was 23. She married Ferris J Sprague on 8 January 1921, in Towners, Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1992, at the age of 90, and was buried in Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ferris J Sprague
1898–1962
Ruth N. Dykeman
1902–1992
Marriage: 8 January 1921
Ferris Junia Sprague
1921–
David C. Sprague
1923–1994
Elizabeth Ann Sprague
1926–
John Ralph Sprague
1929–
Janet Ruth Sprague
1930–
Frances Marie Sprague
1932–
Dorthy June Sprague
1935–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 January 1921
Towners, Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States
children

(7)

    Ferris Junia Sprague

    Male1921–Male

    Male1923–1994Male

    Elizabeth Ann Sprague

    Female1926–Female

    John Ralph Sprague

    Male1929–Male

    Janet Ruth Sprague

    Female1930–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

    Female1902–1992Female

    Hellen Ann Dykeman

    Female1915–Female

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 0

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 15

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1927

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Probably a translation of Dutch Dyckman .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ruth Dykeman in household of Coleman Nichols, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ruth N. Dykeman in entry for Ferris J. Sprague, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Ruth N. Dykeman in entry for Ferris J. Sprague, "New York Marriages, 1686-1980"

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