Ruth Margaret Johnson

20 August 1910–26 November 1984 (Age 74)
Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life of Ruth Margaret

When Ruth Margaret Johnson was born on 20 August 1910, in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, her father, Karl Henning Johnson, was 36 and her mother, Lizzie Ingleby, was 25. She married Leo Frank Hammond on 3 March 1930, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 26 November 1984, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Grantsville City Cemetery, Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leo Frank Hammond
Ruth Margaret Johnson
Marriage: 3 March 1930
Beverly Joyce Hammond
Leo Neil Hammond
Douglas Frank Hammond

Spouse and Children

3 March 1930
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


    Beverly Joyce Hammond



    Douglas Frank Hammond


Parents and Siblings



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.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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 M Johnson in household of Carl H Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth Hammond in household of Leo T Hammond, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth M Hammond in household of Leo Frank Hammond, "United States Census, 1940"

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