Ruby Ann Ashcraft

1915–1990 (Age 74)
Booneville, Prentiss, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Ruby Ann

When Ruby Ann Ashcraft was born on 18 August 1915, in Booneville, Prentiss, Mississippi, United States, her father, John Ashcraft, was 64 and her mother, Martha Jane Jones, was 42. She married Oscar Wayland Weatherbee on 9 June 1934. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Beat 1, Prentiss, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years. She died on 27 July 1990, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ruby Ann Ashcraft
Oscar Wayland Weatherbee
Marriage: 9 June 1934
Larry Wayland Weatherbee

Spouse & Children

9 June 1934


  • Larry Wayland Weatherbee


Parents & Siblings

  • John Ashcraft


  • Female1873–1951Female



  • Emma Leah Ashcraft


  • Female1915–1990Female

  • Female1918–1992Female

  • Johnnie William Ashcraft


World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1928 · Fire in the Temple

Age 13

In November of 1928, there was a fire that destroyed the annex of the St. George Temple.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

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

Altered form of English Ashcroft .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruby A Ashcroft in household of John Ashcroft, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruby Weatherbee in household of Lee Weatherbee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruby A Ashcraft in household of John Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1930"

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