Ruth Elizabeth Clarke

5 February 1901–February 1979 (Age 77)
Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Ruth Elizabeth

When Ruth Elizabeth Clarke was born on 5 February 1901, in Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States, her father, Richard A. Clarke, was 30 and her mother, Emily Mary Blades, was 22. She married Edwin Arndt in 1924. She lived in Hudson, New Jersey, United States in 1905 and Clifton, Passaic, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. She died in February 1979, at the age of 78.

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Edwin Arndt
Ruth Elizabeth Clarke
Marriage: 1924

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    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    Age 2
    The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 22
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Clark .History: This name was brought independently to New England by many bearers from the 17th century onward. Nicholas Clarke was one of the founders of Hartford, CT (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker) in 1635.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Ruth Arndt in household of Edwin Arndt, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Ruth Arndt in household of Edwin Arndt, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Ruth Arndt, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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