Ruth Bernice Dinsmore

Brief Life History of Ruth Bernice

When Ruth Bernice Dinsmore was born on 20 June 1898, in Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States, her father, Azel Scott Dinsmore, was 37 and her mother, Emma L Parrish, was 33. She married Harrison Nye Phillips on 16 June 1920. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Marion, Oregon, United States in 1900. She died on 12 January 1985, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harrison Nye Phillips
1896–1992
Ruth Bernice Dinsmore
1898–1985
Marriage: 16 June 1920
Leon Azel Phillips
1923–2006

Sources (10)

  • Ruth B Phillips, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Ruth B Dinsmore, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
  • Ruth B Dinsmore, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster, especially Donegal) and Scottish: variant of Scottish Dunsmore .

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

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