Rubye Tomlinson

1890–1965 (Age 75)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Rubye

Rubye Tomlinson was born about 1890, in Mississippi, United States. She married Erskine Hughes Haley about 1911. She died about 1965, at the age of 75.

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Rubye Tomlinson
1890–1965
Erskine Hughes Haley
1889–1961
Marriage: about 1911

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1911

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 0

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 17

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

Possible Related Names

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

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