Ruth Louise Bacle

4 January 1915–1996 (Age 80)
United States

The Life of Ruth Louise

When Ruth Louise Bacle was born on 4 January 1915, in United States, her father, Louis Bacle, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth C. Jaernecke, was 22. She died in 1996, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 81.

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Louis Bacle
Elizabeth C. Jaernecke
Ruth Louise Bacle
Marianne E. Bacle
Louis Bacle

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

1 German and English: variant of Bach 1, 3.2 German, French (Alsace), and central European: from a vernacular pet form of the personal name Bartholomaeus ( see Bach 6, Bartholomew ).3 Americanized spelling of Norwegian and Danish Bakke .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Baele in household of Louis Baele, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth L Bacle in household of Louis Bacle, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth Lois Bacle in entry for Lester Powell Martin, "Iowa, Marriage Records, 1941-1951"

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