Ruth Ingram (1935 - 2008)

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Oak Park, Oakland County, Michigan

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Alice Mary Ingram

Alice Mary Ingram

Christopher Allen Ingram

Christopher Allen Ingram

Donald Lynn Ingram

Donald Lynn Ingram

James Ingram Obituary

James Ingram Obituary

Louisa (Hayes) Switzer Kidder

Louisa (Hayes) Switzer Kidder

Ingram|Johnson family

Ingram|Johnson family

Ingram family, 1945

Ingram family, 1945

James & Jolea Ingram family

James & Jolea Ingram family

Ethel Ingram  1940

Ethel Ingram 1940

Ethel Juanita Ingram

Ethel Juanita Ingram

Jolea & James Ingram, 1919

Jolea & James Ingram, 1919

James & Jimmie Ingram

James & Jimmie Ingram

James Wesley Barnhisel Ingram

James Wesley Barnhisel Ingram

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Fred & Louisa Switzer Kidder Alice Mary Ingram Christopher Allen Ingram Donald Lynn Ingram

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1935 - In the year that Ruth Ingram was born, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

1938 - At the age of just 3 years old, Ruth was alive when on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

1949 - She was only 14 years old when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

1969 - By the time she was 34 years old, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

1976 - When she was 41 years old, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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Ruth Ingram died on November 26, 2008 at 73 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Ruth. She was born on July 17, 1935. We are unaware of information about Ruth's surviving family. We know that Ruth Ingram had been residing in Oak Park, Oakland County, Michigan.

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