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Ruth Thompson
Birth: Sep. 15, 1887
Whitehall
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1970
Allegan County
Michigan, USA

Republican Representative from Michigan. She served in the House of Representatives from 1951-1957. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
Burial:
Oakhurst Cemetery
Whitehall
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Oct 17, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7994929
Ruth Thompson
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- Ryan Curtis
 Added: Sep. 15, 2014
Although women earned the right to vote in the United States in 1920, it was not until 1951, three decades later, that Michigan had its first female member of the U.S. Congress, Ruth Thompson, a Republican from Whitehall.Thompson's career of political fir...(Read more)
- Daniel Pletcher
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012

- lisa greenman
 Added: Apr. 5, 2011
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