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LIST OF MARRIAGES, BIRTHS, AND DEATHS FROM FAMILY BIBLE OF LEWIS RUFFNER, JR. JANUARY, 1870

© 1998 JOSEPH WILSON RUFFNER, HUNTSVILLE, AL
SUBMITTED BY: jruffner@bellsouth.net (JOE & MELISSA RUFFNER)
NOTE: THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS TAKEN FROM THE ABOVE TITLED SOURCE. THIS CONTAINS ONLY THE ORIGINAL ENTRIES IN THEIR ORIGINAL STYLE. IT IS TRANSCRIBED VERBATUM. NEWER ENTRIES HAVE BEEN OMITTED BECAUSE, EVEN THOUGH MOST OF THE INFORMATION IS CORRECT, THERE ARE SOME ERRORS. ALL OF THESE ORIGINAL ENTRIES ARE IN THE SAME HANDWRITING, MOST PROBABLY THAT OF THE OWNER; L. RUFFNER, JR.
( THE FOLLOWING CHAINS OF ASTERICKS SHOW PAGE BREAKS, AND THE LINE BREAKS INDICATE THE BREAKS IN THE COLUMNAR STYLE OF THE ORIGINAL ENTRIES ).

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MARRIAGES

Lewis Ruffner, (father of Lewis Ruffner, Jr.) to Elizabeth, Ann, Dickenson, Shrewsbury, daughter of Joel Shrewsbury, at Kanawha. November 2. 1826

Lewis Ruffner. Jr to Virginia Louisa West daughter of Thomas H. West, at St. Louis. Mo. May 13, 1858.

Thomas, Hopkins, West to his first cousin, Martha West, at Lexington, Ky, September  1825

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BIRTHS

Peter Ruffner, the father of Joseph Ruffner.

Joseph Ruffner, the father of David Ruffner.

David Ruffner, the father of Lewis Ruffner, Sr. in Shenandoah County, Va January 18. 1767

Ann Brumbach mother of L. Ruffner. November 11. 1766

Henry Ruffner. DD. brother of L. Ruffner. Sr. January 16. 1790.

Ann E. Putney wife of Dr Jas Putney & sister of L. Ruffner. Sr. May 17. 1792

Susan B. Fuqua, wife of Moses Fuqua & sister of L. Ruffner Dec 14. 1794

all the foregoing were born in Shenandoah Co. Va except Peter R.

Lewis Ruffner. Sr. father of L. Ruffner. Jr. born in Kanawha Co. Va Oct 1. 1797

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BIRTHS

Lewis Ruffner. Jr at Kanawha Salines June 13. 1837.

Virginia L. Ruffner, wife of L. Ruffner Jr. at St. Louis Mo. Sunday, March 1. 1840.

- Children of above -

Madeline Shrewsbury. Ruffner. at St. Louis Mo. April 2.1859, on Saturday.

Julia Peterson. at St Louis Mo Sept 3. 1860 on Monday.

Bertha. Marion, at Kanawha. Dec 3.1862. on Tuesday

Madeline & Julia were born in same house as their mother & Bertha in same house as her father

Children of Lewis & Virginia continued

Thomas West. at Evansville Ind. Nov 14. 1866. on Wednesday

Lewis West at Evansville Ind Sept 17. 1869.

Pattie Belle, at Kanawha Wv Oct 2. 1875. on Saturday

- Children of L. Ruffner. Sr -

Madeline. Eloise,     Nov 25. 1827

Sarah. Ann.    March 16. 1829

Julia Lewellyn.     July 11. 1830

Henrietta      April 24. 1832

David Henry     June 4. 1835

Lewis.   June 13. 1837

Joel Shrewsbury    May 30. 1840

- Children of L. Ruffner. Sr by his second wife, Viola Knapp -

Ernest Howard    June 24. 1845

Hermann     Jany 4. 1848

Stella Blanche     May 24. 1849

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DEATHS

Elizabeth, wife of Lewis     Jan'y 6. 1843

David father of Lewis     Feb 1. 1843

Joseph. grandfather of Lewis     1803

Ann E.    sister of Lewis     Jan'y 1. 1852

Ann. B.  mother of Lewis     Nov 22. 1852

Hermann  Son of Lewis     July 30. 1849

Madeline E. daughter of Lewis     April 17. 1854

David Henry.  Son  Dec 2. 1862

Henrietta. daughter

- Children of L. Ruffner. Jr. -

Madeline. S. in St Louis    April 9. 1862.

Thomas West in Evansville Ind     Jan'y 7. 1869.

- Parents of Virginia L. -

Thomas H. West at St Louis. Mo-     June 17. 1878.

Martha West at St Louis     Aug 21. 1881.

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