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 Sarah Susannah “Susan” <I>David</I> Ruddell

Sarah Susannah “Susan” David Ruddell

Death 1831 (aged 50–51)
Burial Ursa, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 101932428 · View Source
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Sarah Susannah David Ruddell is NOT buried in New Providence Cemetery, Ursa, Adams, IL. [The memorial stone also says they are buried on the farm.]

The Stephen/Susan Ruddell stone is a memorial stone to them and was placed next to Rachel's stone. Sarah (3rd wife) and Stephen Ruddell are buried on the family farm, on the west edge of Ursa, which was close to the Ursa Christian Church... exact location unknown.

Rachel Woods Ruddell (4th wife) is actually buried in New Providence Cemetery.

Information provided by: Rosie II (Contributor #48094107).

ADDED and / of NOTE: Stephen's wives and children:

1) Unamed Shawnee Indian, married 1785: 2 sons

2) m. Catherine Kingery 2 October 1797, Bourbon County, KY:
Abram, b 1798, Bourbon County, KY
Isaac, b 1801, Bourbon County, KY
Rebecca, b 1802, Bourbon County, KY
Paul, b 1805, Bourbon County, KY

Children did not go to Illinois

3) m. Susannah C David 6 Jul 1809, Bourbon County, KY:
A son, b 1810
John Mulherin, b 1812
Catherine, b 1814
Stephen Duley, b 1816
Sarah M, b 1816
William David, b 1817.

Children were born in KY, possibly MO and IL.

4) m. Rachel Highsmith Woods, 6 Apr 1824, Lincoln County, MO:
Sarah Susannah or Susannah Sarah, b 1834
Amanda Van, b 1837
Abigail Highsmith, b 1838
Mary Elizabeth, b 1840.

Children all born in Ursa Twp, Adams County, IL.

The wives & children information was provided by Rosemary Tenvorde [not verified or researched by me, DM].

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  • Created by: Deb Merrick
  • Added: 9 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101932428
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Susannah “Susan” David Ruddell (1780–1831), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101932428, citing New Providence Cemetery, Ursa, Adams County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Deb Merrick (contributor 47140658) .