|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1900, Sweden|
|Death: ||May, 1980, Sweden|
Ruth was second the wife of Edwin A. Alexander, both born in Sweden.
Ruth immigrated to the USA in 1925.
The headstone does not include any information relating to Ruth's date of death.
The US Census taken April 16, 1930 lists the following household members, all living on South Street in Harrington Park Borough, Bergen Co., NJ:
Axel E Alexander 49 - Steamfitter, Plumbing Shop
Ruth J Alexander 30 - Wife
Herbert Alexander 26 b. NY - Plumber Helper
Edith Alexander 22 b. NY - Secretary, Railroad Office
Ruth Alexander 13 b. NJ
New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 Record for Ruth Ingeborg Alexander lists her as arriving in New York from Gothenburg, Sweden in October 1930. She is listed as married, age 30 with an address of Box 167 in Harrington, Bergen Co., NJ, and having a Certificate of Naturalization issued by the Common Pleas Court of Hackensack, NJ on December 14, 1928 - # 2864388.
The following information from the Social Security Death Index might apply to this particular Ruth J. Alexander:
Name: Ruth Alexander
Last Residence: 782 (U.S. Consulate) Stockholm, Sweden
Born: 9 Jan 1900
Died: May 1980
State (Year) SSN issued: New Jersey (Before 1951)
Edwin A. Alexander (1880 - 1963)*
Barnegat Memorial Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Stanwood
Record added: Mar 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49067560
Ruth Alexander was my mom's step mother. My mom's real mother died when my mom was 12 years of age. Ruth is not buried in Barnegat with my grandfather as she moved back to Sweden after he died. She gave me her 1959 Ford when she left. It was my first c...(Read more)|
Added: Aug. 23, 2012