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Ruth Siegel Ribicoff
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1908
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1972
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Connecticut First Lady. She had been married to Abraham A. Ribicoff for 23 years when he was elected governor in 1954. A graduate of Weaver High School in Hartford, Conn., and Highland Manor Junior College in Tarrytown, New York, she met her future husband at a fraternity dance at the Burritt Hotel in his hometown of New Britain, Conn. They were married on June 28, 1931. At the time of her death, her husband had been a U.S. Senator for nine years. The couple had two children. Senator Ribicoff remarried in August 1972.

Cause of death: Heart disease. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Abraham Alexander Ribicoff (1910 - 1998)
 
 Children:
  Peter Ribicoff (____ - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Emanuel Synagogue Cemetery
Wethersfield
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: CMF
Record added: Feb 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33485135
Ruth <i>Siegel</i> Ribicoff
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