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Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Ruth Faulkenberry

Privacy Level: Open (White)

This is Ruth's basic pedigree chart. There are many additional tools for Ruth's genealogy below.

Ruth Faulkenberry
Born 1810
Died 18 Nov 1826
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Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Ruth's family history.

Genealogy Research

Ancestor List for Ruth Faulkenberry ahnenlist
This page is empty. Do you know who Ruth's parents were? Please contact profile managers.

Descendants descendants
Since Ruth has no children the descendants page isn't available. Do you know of children? Please let the profile managers know.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Genetic genealogy is the new frontier. Our two DNA views are designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Ruth's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Ruth gets her mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Ruth's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants link isn't active because Ruth has no children. It may still be possible to test connections to Ruth by testing other descendants of her ancestors who inherited the same X chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
This tool helps you take things a step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Ruth's tree. This is still fairly complex. WikiTree is working on tools that will make it simpler.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
This simple page illustrates nuclear families based on marriages. It's handy when someone had children from more than one marriage. It may not be useful here unless you add a spouse.

Global Family Tree Connection
How many degrees of separation are between Ruth and Kevin Bacon? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

Images of Ruth photos
There aren't any photographs or source images for Ruth yet. Login to upload one.

Index of Faulkenberrys
This page shows all the Faulkenberrys on WikiTree. It's useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Ruth. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Faulkenberry DNA Connections and FAULKENBERRY G2G.

Location Maps map pin
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Rutherford, Tennessee, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Tennessee, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
This view parallels the pedigree chart above but it is optimized for printing. It can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form at a family gathering.

Profile of Ruth
The profile page is the central place for organizing and viewing information and sources on an individual. This tree & tools page is a supplement to it. Whenever you see Ruth's name on WikiTree (and ideally, elsewhere on the Internet!) it will be linked to the profile at where Faulkenberry-74 is Ruth's unique WikiTree ID.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Faulkenberry-74 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Ruth and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal.

Shareable Family Tree shareable tree
This is a family tree page for Ruth that is designed for sharing on Facebook, Google+, Twitter, etc. Copy and paste the URL into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
The surnames page is a quick reference sheet that displays seven generations of Ruth's family names. Many members share its URL via e-mail, e.g. with a DNA match to ask if the other person recognizes a surname.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Ruth's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Ruth's profile so far.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Ruth's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Ruth or have a Faulkenberry family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate her tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Faulkenberry surname index, etc. The white dot for Ruth indicates that her profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Ruth's DNA
If Ruth's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Ruth's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Ruth's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Ruth's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Ruth and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Ruth.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Ruth's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Ruth
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Ruth and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Ruth's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Ruth's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Ruth. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via e-mail, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Ruth's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Ruth or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Privacy Take-Down Request Form
If you are Ruth or officially represent her and the profile manager refuses to remove personal information use this form.

Private Message Not Possible — Direct Contact Unavailable
Unfortunately, there is no manager for Ruth's profile. Will you become a member and take responsibility for it?

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Ruth's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about her in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Ruth, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.