Ruth Labertew

12 April 1893–6 April 1982 (Age 88)
Lincoln Township, Warren, Iowa, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Labertew was born on 12 April 1893, in Lincoln Township, Warren, Iowa, United States, her father, Elmer Byron Labertew, was 24 and her mother, Cora A. McElroy, was 22. She married Ivan Leland Morrison on 25 August 1926. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Polk, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 6 April 1982, at the age of 88, and was buried in Twin Falls Cemetery, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States.

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Ivan Leland Morrison
Ruth Labertew
Marriage: 25 August 1926
Shirley Ann Morrison

Spouse and Children

25 August 1926


    Shirley Ann Morrison


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 14

Twin Falls County was founded 21 February 1907.

Age 24

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Labertew, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Ruth Labertew in household of Jenney K Hillis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth Labertew, "Iowa State Census, 1915"

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