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Jennie Isenhour Rue
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1847
Ontario, Canada
Death: Oct. 10, 1927
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Jennie was the daughter of William and Catharine (McCarty) Isenhour, grand-daughter of Michael and Marilla (Knickerbocker) Isenhour. She first appears on the 1851 census for Blenheim, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada as Mary; and then on the 1860 Galena, JoDaviess County, Illinois census as Mary J.

Next she appears on the 1870 census for McGregor, Clayton County, Iowa, the wife of Henry Rue, as Jennie. The family moved to Texas and she next appears on the 1880 census for Dallas, Texas with husband, H.T. Rue, and sons Frank and Tom, this time as Jane. The family moved again and Jennie appears on the 1900 census for Houston, Texas with her husband, sons and mother.

In 1895 Jennie was a principle organizer of the George B. McClellan Woman's Relief Corp in Houston.

Jennie was the sister of Viola (Isenhour) Heiner, wife of Houston architect, Eugene Heiner; James Monroe Isenhour and Charles Isenhour, all of Houston. She was the niece of George Alexander Isenhour, also a resident of Harris County, TX; and interacted with his family.

Jennie died in San Antonio, Texas. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Isenhour (1817 - 1881)
  Catharine McCarty Isenhour (1826 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry T Rue (1847 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Frank E. Rue (1869 - 1943)*
  Tom E Rue (1878 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harry Frank Isenhour (1842 - 1928)*
  Jennie Isenhour Rue (1847 - 1927)
  James Monroe Isenhour (1856 - 1916)*
  Viola Isenhour Heiner (1861 - 1889)*
  Charles I. Isenhour (1863 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Vernal Lawn, lot 33 and 34, SP 5 & 9
 
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Record added: Sep 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96392890
Jennie <i>Isenhour</i> Rue
Added by: FJReck
 
Jennie <i>Isenhour</i> Rue
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Rest in Peace.
- Gini
 Added: Sep. 2, 2012
Rest in Peace.
- Charles
 Added: Sep. 2, 2012
 
 
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