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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: firstname.lastname@example.org (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 ).
( HERE BEGINS THE ORIGINAL TEXT )
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
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
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
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
- 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.
( THUS ENDS THE ORIGINAL ENTRIES )