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Elizabeth Ruth (Knappenberger)

Birthplace: Wuerttemberg, Germany
Death: circa 1930 (82-91)
Immediate Family:

Wife of Johann Friedrich Ruth
Mother of Elizabeth Long; Caroline Augenstine; Frank Ruth; Harry Ruth; Rosie Ruth and 2 others
Sister of John Frederick Knappenberger

Managed by: Chad William Ward
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About Elizabeth Ruth

Elizabeth Knappenberger was born 20 April 1843 in Wuerttemberg, Germany and died after 1930 in Ohio. She came to the US in 1883 and was naturalized in 1888 along with her husband, Frederick John RUTH, whom she married in 1862 in Germany. Frederick was born 24 May 1836 in Wuerttemburg, Germany and died after 1930 census in Ohio. They are listed as father-in-law and mother-in-law in the 1930 census for Marion County, Ohio in the household of their married daughter, Caroline Augenstein.

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Elizabeth Ruth's Timeline

April 20, 1843
Wuerttemberg, Germany
February 15, 1863
Wittenburg, Germany
November 1871
Age 86