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 Ruby Josephine <I>Nielson Stuart</I> Esklund

Ruby Josephine Nielson Stuart Esklund

Leamington, Millard County, Utah, USA
Death 17 Aug 1970 (aged 69)
Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA
Burial Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 68786 · View Source
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Ruby Josephine Nielson was born on March 23, 1901 in Leamington, Millard, Utah. To Louis Nielson and Mary Josephine Textorius Nielson.

At the age of 18 she married Edwin Otto Stuart on August 2, 1919 in Nephi, Juab, Utah.
They had 5 children
1-Ruth Victoria Stuart 1920
2-Edwin Louis Stuart 1921
3-Robert Keith Stuart 1923
4-Victor Eugene Stuart 1925
5-Dorothy Jane Stuart 1934
The first born Ruth was still born due to coming breach. The remaining 4 children lived a full life, and produced Ruby with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

After Edwin died in October 10, 1943, Ruby remarried at the age of 45 to Walter Harmon Esklund on March 21, 1945 in Leamington, Millard, Utah. They had no children to this union.

On Aug 17, 1970 at the age of 69 in Scipio, Millard, Utah, Ruby passed away. Leaving Walter with a broken heart and he followed her into the afterlife less than 2 weeks later. The Dr. said "it was the first case he had ever seen of some one dying of a broken heart."




  • Maintained by: Penny Burgess Gough
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68786
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby Josephine Nielson Stuart Esklund (23 Mar 1901–17 Aug 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68786, citing Scipio Cemetery, Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Penny Burgess Gough (contributor 47096813) .