Ruth Viola Marty

26 January 1924–9 July 2011 (Age 87)
New Glarus, Green, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Ruth Viola

When Ruth Viola Marty was born on 26 January 1924, in New Glarus, Green, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Willard Harry Marty, was 24 and her mother, Pearl Viola Showers, was 21. She died on 9 July 2011, in New Glarus, Green, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Green, Wisconsin, United States.

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Virgil Kenneth Erickson
Ruth Viola Marty

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    Virgil Kenneth Erickson



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    Ruth Viola Marty


    Janice Ann Marty


World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law

Age 8

The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
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

South German, Swiss German, southern French, and English: from the personal name Marty, a pet form of Martin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth V Marty in household of Willard H Marty, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth V Marty in household of Willard H Marty, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth Erickson in entry for Janice A Brunsell, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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