Ruth Ashcraft

1929–2002 (Age 73)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Ashcraft was born on 9 February 1929, in Missouri, United States, her father, Elzia Dixon Ashcraft, was 48 and her mother, Marie Elizabeth Seifert, was 39. She lived in Cooper, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Clear Creek Township, Cooper, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 23 April 2002, in Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Clifton City, Cooper, Missouri, United States.

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Ruth Ashcraft
Simon Bernard Young

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Helen Ivy Ashcraft


  • Roy E Ashcraft


  • Clifford H Ashcraft


  • Ruby Marie Ashcraft


  • Carl E Ashcraft


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World Events (8)


Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 2

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 20

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Ashcroft .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ruth F Ashcraft in household of Elzia D Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth F Ashcraft in household of Elzie D Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth F Ashcraft Young, "Find A Grave Index"

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