Ruth Elaine Dives

Brief Life History of Ruth Elaine

When Ruth Elaine Dives was born on 6 March 1918, in Tyre, Seneca, New York, United States, her father, Floyd William Dives, was 29 and her mother, Ruth Marion Edwards, was 21. She married George Bradt on 15 October 1938. She lived in Sharon, Schoharie, New York, United States in 1930. She died on 23 June 2000, at the age of 82.

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George Bradt
Ruth Elaine Dives
Marriage: 15 October 1938

Sources (2)

  • R Elane Dives in household of John M Edwards, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth E Dives in household of Marsh Holland, "United States Census, 1930"

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.


The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Norman, English: See Dive .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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