Nov. 11, 1892 Vineland Cumberland County New Jersey, USA
Sep. 11, 1990 Asheville Buncombe County North Carolina, USA
Raised in New Jersey, the daughter of Netta Alicia (Boynton) Ruegg of New Jersey and Edward Ruegg of England. Moved to North Carolina in about 1945 with her husband and youngest child. Mother of 3 children, one of whom is still living; the other two are Royal Kilburn Abbott, Jr. and Brian Edward Abbott.