John L. Ruble

22 February 1892–5 December 1963 (Age 71)
Wayne, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John L.

When John L. Ruble was born on 22 February 1892, in Wayne, Missouri, United States, his father, Peter Massy Ruble, was 39 and his mother, Alice Angeline Gowen, was 34. He married Katherine Earl on 14 January 1914, in Butler, Missouri, United States. He lived in Piedmont, Wayne, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Benton Township, Wayne, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 5 December 1963, in Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Piedmont, Wayne, Missouri, United States.

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John L. Ruble
Katherine Earl
Marriage: 14 January 1914

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  • Marriage
    14 January 1914Butler, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 4
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 12
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 2383;2007: 4644; 2010: 6503)South German: metonymic occupational name for a beet grower, from Middle High German ruobe ‘beet’ + the diminutive suffix -le.German (Rüble): from the personal name Rubele, Rübele, pet forms of Ruprecht (see Rupprecht ).

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

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    Sources (8)

    • John L Ruble, "United States Census, 1920"
    • John L Ruble, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • John L Ruble, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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