Lenore Bassett

5 January 1905–23 June 1994 (Age 89)
Lago, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Lenore

When Lenore Bassett was born on 5 January 1905, in Lago, Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, Don Henry Bassett, was 27 and her mother, Amanda Alvira Mecham, was 22. She married Glen Alan Ruud on 12 October 1925. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Gentile Valley, Bannock, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 June 1994, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Lago Cemetery, Lago, Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Glen Alan Ruud
1895–1967
Lenore Bassett
1905–1994
Marriage: 12 October 1925
Mary Gayle Ruud
1927–2002
Karen Amanda Ruud
1935–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 October 1925
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907 · The Marshall Public Library

Age 2

The first Public library in Pocatello opened its doors in 1907 and has served the community even since.
1929

Age 24

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: from Old French basset, a diminutive of basse ‘low’, ‘short’, either a nickname for a short person or a status name for someone of humble origins.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lenore Bassett Ruud in household of Glen Allen Ruud, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lanore Bassett Ruud in household of Glen Alan Ruud, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lanore Bassett Ruud in household of Glen Alan Ruud, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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