Ruth Johnson

10 September 1910–14 December 2001 (Age 91)
Salem, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Johnson was born on 10 September 1910, in Salem, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Peter E. Johnson, was 33 and her mother, Margaret Amanda Sabin, was 30. She married Chauncy Whitney Abbott on 27 November 1931, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1966. She died on 14 December 2001, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Cloverdale Memorial Park, Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chauncy Whitney Abbott
1910–1986
Ruth Johnson
1910–2001
Marriage: 27 November 1931
Patricia Anne Abbott
1940–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 November 1931
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1911 · The Salt Lake International Airport

Age 1

The Salt Lake International Airport starts its history as a small airfield. It slowly grew until Charles Lindbergh visited that area. After his visit, the airfield changed into a Municipal Airport and started being a hub for most flights from New York to California. After World War II, the airport turned into an international hub for most flights in the Mountain West. In recent history, It sees around 30 million travelers each year and continues to grow in popularity by the local residents.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Abbott in household of Chauncy Whitney Abbott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ruth Johnson Abbott in household of Chauney Whitney Abbott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ruth Johnson Abbott in household of Chauncy Whitney Abbott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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