Ruth M Aduddell

1906–before 2010 (Age 104)
Maple Township, Ida, Iowa, United States

The Life of Ruth M

When Ruth M Aduddell was born in 1906, in Maple Township, Ida, Iowa, United States, her father, John N Aduddell Or Addudell, was 25 and her mother, Myrna E, was 23. She died before 2010, at the age of 103.

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John N Aduddell Or Addudell
Myrna E
Harry G Aduddell
Ruth M Aduddell

Parents and Siblings

    John N Aduddell Or Addudell


    Myrna E




    Harry G Aduddell



World Events (3)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 0

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 0

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.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 7

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained. In PA in the 18th century this surname alternated with Diddle , likewise unexplained. The Shropshire connection suggests a possible Welsh origin, but no relevant Welsh name has been identified.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Ruth M Addudell in household of John N Addudell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ruth M Aduddell - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Ruth M Aduddell

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