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Ruth Estell Duren
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1911
Esther
St. Francois County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1911
Esther
St. Francois County
Missouri, USA

Ruth Estell was the daughter of Edward Duren and Alice McClary Duren (my great-grandmother's sister). She was born prematurely (at 7 months) and only lived 2 days.

A brother, Elgin, was born after Ruth passed away and her father, Edward, was seriously injured when a wall caved in at the lead mine where he was working. He was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis, but passed away the same day.

I visited Doe Run Cemetery in 2016 and was able to confirm through cemetery sources the exact location where Ruth was buried even though there is no marker for her. I will attempt to have one made and placed on her burial plot in the near future.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Edward Duren (1885 - 1924)
  Alice L. McClary Heitman (1882 - 1958)
 
Burial:
Doe Run Memorial Cemetery
Doe Run
St. Francois County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Kathie AAH
Record added: May 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89907124
Ruth Estell Duren
Added by: Kathie AAH
 
Ruth Estell Duren
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Added by: DesotoJoe/The Record Man
 
 
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Remembering you today, precious little baby, Ruth.
- Kathie AAH
 Added: May. 7, 2017

- Jamie reed
 Added: Mar. 21, 2014

- Gracie's Grammy
 Added: Nov. 19, 2013
 
 
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