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Lieut Mortimer Bainbridge Ruggles
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1844
Keweenaw County
Michigan, USA
Death: May 8, 1902
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Born in Fort Wilkins, Michigan.
Son of Confederate General Daniel Ruggles.
Appointed cadet in Naval Academy but never completed.
Served on his father's staff and with Colonel John Mosby.
Assiisted John Wilkes Booth in his escape, after Booth had assassinated President Abraham Lincoln. Was arrested and spent time in Old Capital Prison, Washington, DC. Released under general amnesty declared by President Andrew Johnson.
Died after an operation, in St. Luke's Hospital, NYC. 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Ruggles (1810 - 1897)
  Richardetta Barnes Mason Hooe Ruggles (1821 - 1904)
 
 Siblings:
  George Mason Hooe Ruggles (____ - 1853)*
  Edward Seymour Ruggles (1843 - 1919)*
  Mortimer Bainbridge Ruggles (1844 - 1902)
  Gardner Ruggles (1854 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Bay Shore
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: Lot 7, grave 58
 
Created by: Seward R. Osborne
Record added: Oct 02, 2010
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Lieut Mortimer Bainbridge Ruggles
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Lieut Mortimer Bainbridge Ruggles
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Lieut Mortimer Bainbridge Ruggles
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