Ruth Ermyntrude Lee (1912 - 1973)

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Kyne, Australia

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Kyne, Australia

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Father: Rowson Henry M Lee
Mother: Clare Franc Lavender Lee

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Ermyntrude

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Valerie (Pliska) Lee

Valerie (Pliska) Lee

Valerie (Pliska) Lee Family

Valerie (Pliska) Lee Family

Clyde Jameson Lee

Clyde Jameson Lee

Isaac Wayne Lee family

Isaac Wayne Lee family

Isaac Wayne Lee

Isaac Wayne Lee

Isaac Wayne Lee

Isaac Wayne Lee

Alice Louise Johnson Lee

Alice Louise Johnson Lee

Howard Clore Lee Jr.

Howard Clore Lee Jr.

Isaac Wayne Lee

Isaac Wayne Lee

David Roger Lee

David Roger Lee

Wolner Family with son in laws

Wolner Family with son in laws

Ace Cortes Lee

Ace Cortes Lee

Janet and Jackie Bouvier

Janet and Jackie Bouvier

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Two unknown boys Valerie (Pliska) Lee Valerie (Pliska) Lee Family Clyde Jameson Lee

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1912 - In the year that Ruth Ermyntrude Lee was born, Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

1914 - She was only 2 years old when President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

1931 - She was 19 years old when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1962 - When she was 50 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

1973 - In the year of Ruth Ermyntrude Lee's passing, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

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Ruth Ermyntrude Lee passed away in 1973 in Kyne, Australia at 61 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. She was born in 1912. She was born to Rowson Henry M Lee and Clare Franc Lavender Lee, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.

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