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Ruby May "Jeanne" Gordon
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Birth: Jan. 26, 1884
Wallaceburg
Ontario, Canada
Death: Feb. 22, 1952
Macon
Macon County
Missouri, USA

Ruby "Jeanne" Gordon was a Canadian opera singer active during the early 1900s.
Ruby got her big break in July 1919. She was called to New York and offered a three year Metropolitan Opera contract by Giulio Gatti-Casazza. Shortly after signing her contract she changed her name to "Jeanne" Gordon. Her debut performance was as Azucena in Il trovatore. In 1919 she created the roles of the Fairy and Mme Berlingot in L'oiseau bleu by Albert Wolff in its world premiere. She made guest appearances with the Opéra de Monte-Carlo in 1928. In 1908 married Ralph K. Trix of Detroit,but left him in 1917. 
 
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 Parents:
  David Alexander Gordon (1858 - 1919)
  Rose Fox Gordon (1867 - 1940)
 
 Siblings:
  Ruby May Gordon (1884 - 1952)
  Robert Elmer Gordon (1888 - 1930)*
  David Winard Gordon (1888 - 1890)*
  Donald Dean Gordon (1891 - 1942)*
  Glen Victor Gordon (1893 - 1929)*
  Arthur St Clair Gordon (1894 - 1953)*
  John Aaron Gordon (1896 - 1918)*
  Dudley Alexander Gordon (1896 - 1951)*
  James B Gordon (1899 - 1900)*
  Rowley Archibald Gordon (1901 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Wallaceburg
Chatham-Kent Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
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Record added: Oct 29, 2011
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Ruby May Jeanne Gordon
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