Ruth Evelyn Stephenson

30 December 1911–1 November 1996 (Age 84)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Ruth Evelyn

Ruth Evelyn Stephenson was born on 30 December 1911, in Oklahoma, United States. She married Warren Hugh Kaler on 28 May 1933, in Pima, Arizona, United States. She lived in Supervisorial District 1, Pima, Arizona, United States in 1940 and Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States in 1998. She died on 1 November 1996, in Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 84.

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Warren Hugh Kaler
Ruth Evelyn Stephenson
Marriage: 28 May 1933

Spouse and Children

28 May 1933
Pima, Arizona, United States

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

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.
1917 · The Green Corn Rebellion

Age 6

A farmer’s revolt known as the Green Corn Rebellion resulted due to frustration toward landowners and local authorities. A small group of wealthy landowners obtained property by fraudulent means which forced many Oklahoma farmers into a tenancy in 1917. Many farmers joined the Working Class Union who became hostile toward county officials. Hundreds of men gathered on the farm of John Spears in Sasakwa where they planned to march to Washington to repeal the draft act and end the war. Their plan included eating green corn and beef along the way, which gave the rebellion its name. An informer alerted authorities and their effort was halted as several groups collided with the rebels, firing shots into the air. The men scattered, three were killed, over 400 were arrested, and 150 were convicted and received federal prison sentences.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

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

Northern English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Stephen ( see Steven ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth E Kaler in household of Warren H Kaler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth Evelyn Kaler, "Arizona, Payson, Obituaries, 1948-2008"
  • Ruth Evelyn Kaler, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"

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