Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ruths in:
 • New Calvary Cemetery
 • Mattapan
 • Suffolk County
 • Massachusetts
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Mary Ellen "Helen" Woodford Ruth
Birth: Oct. 20, 1896
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1929
Watertown
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Helen Woodford "Kinder" Ruth was Babe Ruth's first wife. She died in a house fire in Watertown at age 31. She is buried with her brother at Mt Calvary Cemetery, at Harvard St and Cummings Pkwy. Boxer John L. Sullivan and "The Rascal King" Mayor James Michael Curley are nearby. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  George Herman Ruth (1895 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Calvary Cemetery
Mattapan
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Sec 7 West side, Row 7, Grave 7
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 08, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6674370
Mary Ellen Helen <i>Woodford</i> Ruth
Added by: Anthony S
 
Mary Ellen Helen <i>Woodford</i> Ruth
Added by: John Sheets
 
Mary Ellen Helen <i>Woodford</i> Ruth
Added by: bosguy
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- R I P
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014

- sniksnak
 Added: Nov. 29, 2014

- sjm
 Added: Oct. 20, 2014
There are 133 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.6 after 52 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service