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Ruth Roe nee Williamson (1851-1937)

Ruth was born 17 July 1851 and died in 1937.

Ruth's parents were Jeremiah Williamson (1820-1875) and Sarah Wagstaff (1820-1873).

 Ruth's brothers and sisters were:

 Mercy Williamson.  Born 16 July 1844.

 Sarah Ann Williamson.  Born 17 October 1848.

 Edward Williamson.  Born 30 January 1854.

 John Herbert Williamson.  Born 4 February 1856.

 Henry Williamson.  Born 21 April 1858.

 Agnes Williamson.  Born 12 January 1861.

 Abner Williamson.  Born 15 August 1863 at 4 in morning.

Ruth married Richard Andrew Roe (1849-1913) at Christ Church in the Parish of Bridlington Quay in the County of York on the 17th of June 1974.  Richard was the son of George Roe the builder (died July 19th 188? Aged 76 years and 3 month).

Ruth and Richard had the following children.

 George Henry Roe (1869-????).  Born May 3rd 1869 at 3 oclock in morning (presumably born out of wedlock).

 Richard Thomas Roe (1878-????).  Born February 1878 at quarter to 8 in morning.

 Jane Elizabeth Roe (1882-1907).  Born February 1882 at quarter past ten at night. Died May 5th 1907 aged 25 years and 3 months interred at Kimberly Cemetery May 9th 1907.

 Percy Harold Roe (1884-1892).  Born October 1st 188? at ½ past ten at night.  Died January 7th 1892 Aged 7 years and 3 months interred at Kimberly Cemetery.

 Ruth Roe (1889-1961).  Born July 26th 1889 at 5 oclock in the afternoon.  Married Arthur John Jones.  Later married Herbert Eustace Swannell. Ruth died 16 June 1961 at 2.30pm on a Friday

 Sophia Broughton Roe (1891-1965) known as Olive.  Born Augst 20th 1891 at 15 minutes past 3 in the morning.  Sophia later lived at Vale View, Mapperley.

We know about Ruth from entries in her father's family Bible.



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