Ruby O Atkins

1917–1982 (Age 65)
De Ann, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Ruby O

Ruby O Atkins was born on 7 September 1917. She married Royal Bryant Stroud on 15 May 1937. She lived in Hempstead, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Ozan Township, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States in 1940. She died on 16 December 1982, in De Ann, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in De Ann, Hempstead, Arkansas, United States.

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Ruby O Atkins
Royal Bryant Stroud
Marriage: 15 May 1937

Spouse & Children

15 May 1937

World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 5

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 18

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

English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruby Stroud in household of Royal Stroud, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruby Atkins, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Ruby Atkins, "Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939"

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