Ruth Suddery

1 November 1830–14 November 1898 (Age 68)
Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ruth

When Ruth Suddery was born on 1 November 1830, in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Suddery III, was 58 and her mother, Leah Clift, was 42. She married Isaac Blair Sr on 20 April 1850, in Eglwysilan, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bromley, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Uintah, Weber, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 14 November 1898, in Lewiston, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Lewiston, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Blair Sr
1830–1914
Ruth Suddery
1830–1898
Marriage: 20 April 1850
William Moroni Blair
1851–1936
Samuel Alma Blair
1852–1934
Rosalie Blair
1854–1861
Henry Suddery Blair
1856–1926
Alice Blair
1859–1860
Isaac Blair Jr
1861–1930
Ruth Blair
1861–1942
Rosa Blair
1863–1907
Albert Edward Blair
1866–1937
John Heber Blair
1868–1872
Richard Suddery Blair
1871–1882

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 April 1850Eglwysilan, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1832 · The Black Hawk War
    Age 2
    Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
    1843
    Age 13
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed
    Age 20
    Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.

    Name Meaning

    English: locative name from Southrey (Lincs) or Southery (Norfolk).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Sutthery

    Story Highlight

    Isaac Blair - Family History

    (recently found hand written notes, will scan originals and attach. It appears this history was written by a grandchild of Isaac Blair and Ruth Suddery) William Blair - son of Isaac Blair (born 17 …

    Sources (41)

    • Ruth Audrey Blair in entry for Rose Blair Knowles, "Idaho, County Birth and Death Records, 1883-1929"
    • Ruth Blair in household of Isaac Blair, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Ruth Sutry in entry for Isaac Blair and Sylvia Roylance, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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