Ruth Jarchow

Female31 October 1905–23 November 1986

Brief Life History of Ruth

When Ruth Jarchow was born on 31 October 1905, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, her father, Charles Adolph Theodore Jarchow, was 39 and her mother, Wilhelmina Winter, was 35. She married Richard Turnow on 17 September 1925, in Lucas, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Oregon, Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1986. She died on 23 November 1986, in Sylvania, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Oregon, Lucas, Ohio, United States.

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Richard Turnow
Ruth Jarchow
Marriage: 17 September 1925
Richard Dale Turnow
Charles W Turnow

Sources (11)

  • Ruth Jarchow in household of Charles Jarchow, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth Jarchow, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Ruth Jarchow, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 September 1925Lucas, Ohio, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 1

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    1906 · Licencing Butchers

    Age 1

    A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.


    Age 22

    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    East German: habitational name from Jarchau (earlier Jarchow), a place near Stendal (Saxony-Anhalt).

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

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