Ruby Stroud

15 December 1924–21 July 2007 (Age 82)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Ruby

When Ruby Stroud was born on 15 December 1924, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, Edward Eugene Stroud, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Annie Walden, was 34. She had at least 1 son with Harley Bascom Crowe. She lived in Cross Anchor, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1930 and Cross Anchor Township, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 21 July 2007, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Greenhaven Memorial Gardens, Woodruff, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harley Bascom Crowe
Ruby Stroud
Curtis Dwight Crowe

Spouse and Children



    Curtis Dwight Crowe


Parents and Siblings

    Edward Eugene Stroud





    Edward Eugene Stroud Jr


    Maggie Elizabeth Stroud


    Pearl Josephine Stroud


    Annie Belle Stroud



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English (southern): habitational name from places in Gloucestershire and Middlesex, so named from Old English strōd ‘marshy ground overgrown with brushwood’. Strood in Kent is named with the same word, and some examples of the surname are no doubt derived from this term in independent use.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruby Nell Stroud in household of Edward Stroud, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruby N Stroud in household of Edd E Stroud, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruby Stroud Crowe, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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