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Sherman Samuel Ruggles
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1898
Griggs County
North Dakota, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1967
Marion County
Oregon, USA

married Gladys Olious Tate, Apr 8, 1925

OSBH DC (Marion County 1967) #5433 - d. 13 Apr 1967, name of spouse Martha.

1900 ND CENSUS - Sherman S. Ruggles, age 2, b. Mar 1898 in North Dakota, is enumerated with father M. L. Ruggles, age 43, occupation farmer, b. Jul 1856 in Ohio, and his [M. L.'s] wife of 13 years, Elizabeth, age 40, mother of 5 children, b. Oct 1859 in Wisconsin, along with Delbert M., age 12, b. Mar 1888 in North Dakota, Wilber B., age 10, b. Jan 1890 in Wisconsin [?], Charles M., age 7, b. Jun 1892 in North Dakota, and Raymond M., age 5, b. Sep 1894 in North Dakota.

1st MARRIAGE - to Gladys Olious (Tate) Simmons, widow of Ernest Simmons, circa 1926 [Divorced]

1930 OR CENSUS - Sherman S. Ruggles, age 32, occupation truck driver, b. Oregon, is enumerated with wife Gladys O., age 25, b. Oregon, is enumerated with husband along with Sherman W., age 2 yr's 10 m's, b. Oregon. Also enumerated with Dolly Tate, age 16, identified as sister-in-law [of Sherman], b. Oregon, and Henry Tate, age 79, identified as father-in-law [of Sherman], widowed, b. California.
2nd MARRIAGE - to Martha Harris, 12 Jan 1945

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Bollman chapel in Dallas for Sherman S. Ruggles, 69, of 851 Rosemont Ave. NW, Salem, who died Thursday night at a Salem hospital, apparently of a lung illness. Rev. J. Maurice Thompson of the First Christian Church in Salem will officiate. Burial will be at Pioneer Cemetery, Salem.
Ruggles moved here in 1905 from North Dakota. He lived in the Salem area and Dallas since that time. Before his retirement about six years ago he drove a log truck.
Survivors include his widow, Martha, Salem; sons Sherman W. Guerneville, Calif., and Ronald of Eugene; stepdaughters, Evelyn Martin, San Francisco, and Eva Kahler, Dallas; brothers Charles and Raymond of Salem, Delbert, Chicago, and Wilbur, Portland; 17 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Oregon Statesman 15 April 1967 7:3
Family links: 
  Marion Loraine Ruggles (1856 - 1909)
  Elizabeth Brown Ruggles (1859 - 1954)
  Gladys Olius Tate Jazek (1904 - 1974)*
  Ronald Raymond Ruggles (1933 - 2000)*
  Raymond Randall Ruggles (1894 - 1979)*
  Sherman Samuel Ruggles (1898 - 1967)
  Alice E Ruggles Shaffer (1905 - 1962)*
*Calculated relationship
Salem Pioneer Cemetery
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 401
Maintained by: Betty
Originally Created by: Patty C
Record added: Feb 15, 2008
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Sherman Samuel Ruggles
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Sherman Samuel Ruggles
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Sherman Samuel Ruggles
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