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Pierre Peter Rudio
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1825, Germany
Death: Sep. 25, 1915
Washington, USA

Father: Jean Pierre Rudio
b: 29 MAY 1802 in Alsace

Mother: Marie Elisabethe SCHNEIDER
b: 14 MAR 1795 in Eywiller, Bas Rhin, Alsace

Marriage: Sciantha Lucinda Simpson
b: 18 DEC 1834 in Dover, Polk Co., AR

Married: 2 MAR 1854 in Lane Co., OR

Peter Rudio came to the United States in 1830 (German and French descent), at the age of 5, living in New York and Wisconsin. He was a "Forty-Niner," walking across the Plains to the California Gold Rush. He returned east via the Isthmus of Panama in 1851. In 1853 he went to Oregon, crossing the plains with horse teams. He settled in the Willamette Valley near Corvallis, Oregon. (They are listed in the 1860 census for Benton Co., Oregon.) Peter and wife Lucinda moved to The Dalles, Oregon in 1855, residing there until 1870 when they moved to Grant Co. near Monument, Oregon where he was in the cattle business. In 1877 he retired and they moved to Walla Walla, Washington. They spent their winters in California. The last four years of his life he lived with his daughters at Milton, Oregon, LaGrande, Oregon, and in Centralia, Washington where he died. He is buried in Walla Walla.

Peter had black hair and hazel eyes, was 5'10", 160#, and had six sisters. He had a primary education, and was a Republican, and a Methodist.

Source: Net Note
1880 United States Federal Census
Milton, Umatilla County, Oregon

Household Members:
Peter Rudio 54 -(-Head) Baden -Farmer
S. L. Rudio 44 -Wife Arkansas
George Rudio 19 -Son Oregon
Hettie Rudio 15 -Dau Oregon
Charlie Rudio 14 -Son Oregon
Clara Rudio 11 -Dau Oregon
Laura Rudio 9 -Dau Oregon
1900 United States Federal Census
Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington
Address: 444 Washington Street

Household Members:
W. M. Rudio 38 -Head Nov 1861 OR -Stockman
M. Rudio 39 -Wife Apr 1861 MO
Fred Rudio 19 -Son Oct 1882 OR
Roy Rudio 14 -Son Aug 1885 OR
Rettia Rudio 14 -Dau Feb 1887 OR
Thessie Rudio 13 -Dau Feb 1887 OR
Maria Rudio 6 -Dau Jan 1894 OR
McKinley Rudio 3 -Son Aug 1896 OR
Emma Rudio 1 -Dau Jul 1899 OR
Petter Rudio 73 -Father Dec 1886 France ***
S. L. Rudio 63 -Mother Dec 1834 AR

Family links: 
  Sciantha Lucinda Simpson Rudio (1834 - 1915)*
  Angeline Rudio Kahler (1855 - 1928)*
  William McKinley Rudio (1860 - 1928)*
  Harriet O. Rudio Forsythe (1865 - 1948)*
  Charles P. Rudio (1866 - 1885)*
  Clara Rudio Pierce (1869 - 1890)*
  Laura M Rudio Pierce (1871 - 1925)*
  Hugh Logan Rudio (1875 - 1878)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain View Cemetery
Walla Walla
Walla Walla County
Washington, USA
Plot: WALLA-MA-3-3-4
Created by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore...
Record added: Dec 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45272824
Pierre Peter Rudio
Added by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore III
Pierre Peter Rudio
Added by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore III
Pierre Peter Rudio
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