Robert Early Rucker

18 August 1913–14 February 1995 (Age 81)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Robert Early

When Robert Early Rucker was born on 18 August 1913, in Indiana, United States, his father, Ray Fleming Rucker, was 38 and his mother, Elsie Mae Goodier, was 24. He lived in Centreville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 14 February 1995, in Scott, Indiana, United States, at the age of 81.

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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.

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 German (also Rücker): nickname from Middle High German rucken ‘to move or draw’.2 North German: nickname from Middle Low German rucker ‘thief’, ‘greedy or acquisitive person’.3 German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Rudiger .

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

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  • Robert Rucker in household of Kay F Rucker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Rucker in household of Ray Rucker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert E Rucker, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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