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John W. Ruckman
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1868
Helena
Karnes County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 1924
Karnes City
Karnes County
Texas, USA

John William Ruckman was born September 29, 1868 in Helena, Karnes County, Texas. He was the eldest of the eight children of John and Eliza Dickson Ruckman. He married Emily Louise "Lula" Haskins on April 25, 1894. They had four children, Frank, Dick, Louise, and Roberta. Both daughters died in childhood. John and Lula built their home in Karnes City, Texas, where he was President of the Karnes County National Bank. Both are buried in the Karnes City Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Ruckman (1835 - 1913)
  Eliza Dickson Ruckman (1845 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Lula Haskins Ruckman (1872 - 1932)*
 
 Children:
  Frank Haskins Ruckman (1895 - 1977)*
  John Dickson Ruckman (1896 - 1970)*
  Mary Louise Ruckman (1899 - 1913)*
  Hester Roberta Ruckman (1904 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  John W. Ruckman (1868 - 1924)
  Robert Caldwell Ruckman (1870 - 1946)*
  Mary Jane Ruckman Barnett (1872 - 1915)*
  Thomas Dickson Ruckman (1874 - 1954)*
  Charles Follmer Ruckman (1876 - 1953)*
  Hester Alice Ruckman (1878 - 1963)*
  Hugh Bennett Ruckman (1880 - 1961)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Ruckman (1882 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Karnes City Cemetery
Karnes City
Karnes County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kate Ruckman
Record added: Aug 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29434189
John W. Ruckman
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John W. Ruckman
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John W. Ruckman
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Rest in peace, Grandpa Ruckman.
- Frank R Nelson
 Added: Dec. 31, 2010

- Diana
 Added: Sep. 8, 2009
Thanks to Kate for doing so much to keep these memories alive.
- Gail Jackson
 Added: Oct. 25, 2008
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