Elisabeth (Spencer) Ruby

Amelia Elisabeth (Spencer) Ruby (1864 - 1939)

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Amelia Elisabeth (Elisabeth) Ruby formerly Spencer
Born in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 25 Mar 1883 in Attica, Lapeer County, Michigan, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, USAmap
Profile last modified 31 Jan 2020 | Created 3 Jan 2014 | Last significant change: 31 Jan 2020
00:18: Vernon Hintt Jr. edited the First Name and Middle Name for Amelia Elisabeth (Spencer) Ruby (1864-1939). [Thank Vernon for this]
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Elizabeth Spencer was born on April 1, 1864 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States. Elizabeth is the daughter of Albert Spencer and Sarah West.

Elizabeth marries to Duane Ruby on March 25, 1883 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan. Duane was born in about 1860 in Macomb County, Michigan. Duane is the son of Amander Ruby and Lydia Caroline Lewis.

Duane dies on February 20, 1934, Elizabeth dies on June 26, 1939 both at Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan, United States.

Children of Elizabeth Spencer and Duane Ruby are:

1. Linnie Ruby was born in April of 1884 in Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan.

2. Allie M Ruby was born on January 26, 1887 in Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan. She dies in about 1891 in Lapeer, Michigan. She died in about 1891.

3. Homer D. Ruby was born in December of 1891 in Imlay, Lapeer, Michigan. He marries to Ruth Quirk on November 30, 1916 at Lapeer, Lapeer County, Michigan. She is the daughter of Milo Quirk and Mary Helley.


Name: Duane Ruby Age (Expanded): 23 years Birth Year: 1860 Birthplace: Macomb County Spouse's Name: Elizabeth A Spencer Spouse's Age (Expanded): 18 years Spouse's Birth Year: 1865 Spouse's Birthplace: Attica Event Date: 25 Mar 1883 Event Place: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan GS Film number: 2342472 , Digital Folder Number: 4207683 , Image Number: 103 , Reference ID: v 2 p 205 rn 3201

Birth Date: 1860 Birthplace: Macomb Co, Mich Age: 23 Spouse's Name: Elisabeth A. Spencer Spouse's Birth Date: 1865 Spouse's Birthplace: Attica, Mich Spouse's Age: 18 Event Date: 25 Mar 1883 Event Place: Attica, Michigan Race: White Spouse's Race: White Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M74827-8 , System Origin: Michigan-EASy , GS Film number: 974258 , Reference ID: p 214 rn 3201


Name: Elezabeth Spencer Ruby Event Type: Death Event Date: 26 Jun 1939 Event Place: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States Gender: Female Age: 75 Marital Status: Widowed Birth Date: 01 Apr 1864 Birthplace: Attica, Michigan Birth Year (Estimated): 1864 Father's Name: Albert Spencer Mother's Name: Salley West GS Film number: 1972838 , Digital Folder Number: 005237800 , Image Number: 01522

Birth: April 1, 1864 Death: June 26, 1939 Attica, Lapeer County, Michigan, USA Burial: Attica Township Cemetery Attica, Lapeer County, Michigan, USA


Name: Albert W Spencer Event Type: Census Event Year: 1870 Event Place: Michigan, United States Gender: Male Age: 50 Race: White Race (Original): W Birth Year (Estimated): 1819-1820 Birthplace: Canada Page Number: 28 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Albert W Spencer M 50 Canada Sally P Spencer F 38 New York Ellis P Spencer M 12 Michigan Elisabeth P Spencer F 6 Michigan Martin Spencer M 0 Michigan Household ID: 227 , Line Number: 18 , Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) , Affiliate Publication Number: M593 , GS Film number: 000552183 , Digital Folder Number: 004271437 , Image Number: 00104


  • Marriage - "Michigan, Marriages, 1822-1995," index, FamilySearch: accessed 21 April 2015, Duane Ruby and Elisabeth A. Spencer, 25 Mar 1883; citing reference p 214 rn 3201; FHL microfilm 974,258.
  • Marriage - "Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925," index and images, FamilySearch : accessed 23 April 2015, Duane Ruby and Elizabeth A Spencer, 25 Mar 1883; citing Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, v 2 p 205 rn 3201, Department of Vital Records, Lansing; FHL microfilm 2,342,472.
  • Death - "Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952," index, FamilySearch : accessed 21 April 2015, Albert Spencer in entry for Elezabeth Spencer Ruby, 26 Jun 1939; citing Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,972,838.
  • Death - Find A Grave Memorial# 68504184. Memorial Record Record Created by: Carl Ruby. Record added: Apr 17, 2011. Headstone Photograph By: Marguerite, FindAGrave Contributor #48040627. Image Published on FindAGrave on 9/26/2014. Permission to use Image of Headstone granted by Photographer.
  • Census - "1880 United States Census," FindMyPast. Category: Census, Land & Substitutes. NARA film: T9-0589. First name(s) Albert. Last name: Spencer. Marital status: Married. Age: 57. Birth year: 1823. Birth place: Canada. Occupation: Farmer. Location: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  • Census - "1870 United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch: accessed 21 April 2015, Albert W Spencer, Michigan, United States; citing p. 28, family 227, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,183.

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