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 Mary Ellen “Helen” <I>Woodford</I> Ruth

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Mary Ellen “Helen” Woodford Ruth

  • Birth 20 Oct 1896 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 11 Jan 1929 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Mattapan, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Sec 10 West side, Row 7, Grave 7
  • Memorial ID 6674370

Helen Woodford "Kinder" Ruth was Babe Ruth's first wife. She died in a house fire in Watertown at age 31. She is buried with her brother at Mt Calvary Cemetery, at Harvard St and Cummings Pkwy. Boxer John L. Sullivan and "The Rascal King" Mayor James Michael Curley are nearby.

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  • Added: 8 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6674370
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Ellen “Helen” Woodford Ruth (20 Oct 1896–11 Jan 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6674370, citing New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .