Viola Mary Ruffner

23 October 1903–25 September 1954 (Age 50)
Clearfield, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Viola Mary

When Viola Mary Ruffner was born on 23 October 1903, in Clearfield, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Frank Thomas Ruffner, was 32 and her mother, Blanche C Songer, was 29. She married James J Bumbarger on 6 July 1922, in Clearfield, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Lawrence Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 25 September 1954, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

James J Bumbarger
1901–1957
Viola Mary Ruffner
1903–1954
Marriage: 6 July 1922
Eleanor Marie Bumbarger
1923–2009
James Bumbarger
1926–
Gertrude Hazel Bumbarger
1928–1990
Frederick Bumbarger
1930–2016
Mary Ann Bumbarger
1933–2004
Margaret Edith Bumbarger
1935–2018
Joyce E Bumbarger
1944–2021

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 July 1922
Clearfield, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Lawrence Ruffner

    Male1898–Male

    Albertus Ruffner

    Male1899–Male

    Josephine Ruffner

    Female1901–Female

    William Carl Ruffener

    Male1902–1958Male

    Female1903–1954Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 2

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1917

Age 14

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Rufener .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Viola Rufner in household of Frank Rufner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Viola M Ruffner in household of Frank F Ruffner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Viola Bumbarger in household of James Bumbarger, "United States Census, 1940"

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