Ruby Vaught (1899 - 1989)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Ruby Vaught Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Ruby.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Ruby Vaught is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Ruby's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Ruby's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1899 - In the year that Ruby Vaught was born, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

1927 - Ruby was 28 years old when 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

1942 - By the time she was 43 years old, due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1987 - By the time she was 88 years old, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

1989 - In the year of Ruby Vaught's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

Ruby Vaught Family Tree

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

Ruby's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Ruby Vaught
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Ruby Vaught 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.

Ruby Vaught died in February 1989 at 89 years old. There is no known cause of death for Ruby. She was born on May 31, 1899. There is no information about Ruby's surviving family. We know that Ruby Vaught had been residing in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Ruby Vaught

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources