Constance Edith Rutherford (1880 - 1946)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Constance Edith Rutherford’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Constance so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Constance’s biography.

Constance Edith Rutherford Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Constance Edith Rutherford and her immediate Rutherford family. Add to Constance Edith Rutherford's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death


Coburg, Australia

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Constance.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Constance Edith Rutherford? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Coburg, Australia

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Father: Rutherford Andrew Rutherford
Mother: Jane Campbell Rutherford

Education

Did Constance finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Constance attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Constance did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Constance Edith Rutherford is a military veteran.

Middle name

Edith

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Constance's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Constance's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Constance a religious woman? Add Constance’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Constance during various points of her life.

Timeline

1880 - In the year that Constance Edith Rutherford was born, on August 14th Cologne Cathedral, in Germany, was finally completed. Construction began in 1248, was halted in 1473, and then begun again in the 1800's - completed after 632 years.

1887 - At the age of merely 7 years old, Constance was alive when on May 9th, Buffalo Bill's Wild West show opened in London. Founded in 1883, the show was attended - twice - by Queen Victoria and adored by audiences who thrilled to his fanciful acts portraying life in the "Wild West."

1920 - At the age of 40 years old, Constance was alive when the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

1940 - When she was 60 years old, on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

1946 - In the year of Constance Edith Rutherford's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

Constance Edith Rutherford Family Tree

Who was Constance’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Constance’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

You can add or remove people from Constance's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Constance Edith Rutherford is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Constance Edith Rutherford passed away in 1946 in Coburg, Australia at age 66. No cause of death has been entered. She was born in 1880. She was born to Rutherford Andrew Rutherford and Jane Campbell Rutherford, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

Memories

What do you remember about Constance Edith Rutherford? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Constance is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Constance Edith Rutherford

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources