Ruby Davis

26 August 1884–26 November 1969 (Age 85)
Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Ruby

When Ruby Davis was born on 26 August 1884, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Elisha Hildebrand Davis Jr., was 34 and her mother, Sarah Ellen Stewart, was 37. She married John William Stoker on 20 January 1909, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Madison, Idaho, United States in 1930 and Sugar City, Madison, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 26 November 1969, in Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Holladay Memorial Park, Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John William Stoker
1883–1973
Ruby Davis
1884–1969
Marriage: 20 January 1909
Alta Stoker
1912–2001
Carol Dee Stoker
1925–2020

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 January 1909
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(2)

    Female1912–2001Female

    Carol Dee Stoker

    Female1925–2020Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1887

Age 3

Historical Boundaries 1887: Ada, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Ada, Idaho, United States 1892: Canyon, Idaho, United States
1896 · Utah Becomes a State

Age 12

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1908 · Utah's First National Monument

Age 24

Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruby Davis Stoker in household of John William Stoker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ruby Davis Stoker in household of John William Stoker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ruby Davis Stoker in household of John W Stoker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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