Ruby Lee Bodenheimer

14 August 1913–17 February 2002 (Age 88)
Davidson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Ruby Lee

When Ruby Lee Bodenheimer was born on 14 August 1913, in Davidson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Andrew Marion Bodenheimer, was 33 and her mother, Hattie Bodenhamer, was 36. She lived in Abbotts Creek, Davidson, North Carolina, United States in 1920. She died on 17 February 2002, in High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Abbotts Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Wallburg, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 5

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of the several places in the Rhineland called Bodenheim.

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

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  • Ruby Bodenhonma in household of Andrew Bodenhonma, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mrs Ruby Lee Bodenheimer Butcher, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Ruby Bodenheimer, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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