Ruth Irene Reidhead

28 May 1902–21 February 1988 (Age 85)
Taylor, Navajo, Arizona, United States

The Life of Ruth Irene

When Ruth Irene Reidhead was born on 28 May 1902, in Taylor, Navajo, Arizona, United States, her father, John Oscar Reidhead, was 42 and her mother, Lucinda Fidelia Buchanan, was 39. She married Amasa Marion Willis Jr. on 29 April 1929, in Gallup, McKinley, New Mexico, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Show Low, Navajo, Arizona, United States for about 10 years and Supervisorial District 3, Navajo, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 21 February 1988, in Globe, Gila, Arizona, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Show Low, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amasa Marion Willis Jr.
1886–1968
Ruth Irene Reidhead
1902–1988
Marriage: 29 April 1929
Edna Ruth Willis
1930–
Clarence Herbert Willis
1932–1933
Amasa Marion Willis
1938–
Vera Louise Willis
1940–2015
Margorie Ann Willis
1942–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 April 1929
Gallup, McKinley, New Mexico, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1904

Age 2

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1927

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: variant of Redhead .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ruth Reidhead Willis in household of Amasa Willis, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ruth Reidhead Willis in household of Amasa Willis, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ruth Irene Reidhead Willis in household of Amasa Willis, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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