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Ruth Madeline Powell

Female 1897 - 1944


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  • Born  13 Aug 1897  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Alt. Birth  Abt 1899 
    • 1930 Census: age 31
    Census: Federal  19 Jan 1920  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) Lawrence Rich, head, white male age 27, born in GA, parents born in GA, general farmer, rents farm #119
      2) Ruth Rich, wife, white female age 22, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Woodrow Rich, son, white male age 1 6/12, born in GA
      4) Leah Rich, mother, widowed white female age 54, born in GA, father born in US, mother born in GA, cannot write
      5) Cassie Heard, grnadmother, widowed white female age 77, born in GA, parents born in GA, cannot read or write
    Census: Federal  4 Apr 1930  112 Jackson Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Lawrence Rich, head, white male age 38, married at 26, born in GA, parents born in GA, butery? shop, rents a home for $10
      2) Ruth Rich, wife, white female age 31, married at 18, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Woodrow Rich, son, single white male age 11, born in GA, attended school
      4) William Rich, son, single white male age 9, born in GA, attended school
      5) Harry Rich, son, single white male age 7, born in GA
      6) Daisy Rich, daughter, single white female age 2, born in GA
    Died  12 May 1944  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I2571  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  10 Jan 2011 

    Father  Needham M. Powell,   b. 2 Oct 1861,   d. 17 Apr 1943, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Amanda Priscilla Long,   b. 10 Feb 1868,   d. 1 Nov 1907, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 Dec 1887  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F900  Group Sheet

    Family  Lawrence Rich,   b. 21 Feb 1892, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1973, , , Seminole County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Jun 1916  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Woodrow Rich,   b. Abt Jun 1918, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Rich,   b. Abt 1921, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Harry Rich,   b. 17 Nov 1922, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1995, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Hendry Rich,   b. Abt 1925, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Daisy Rich,   b. Abt 1928, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  9 Aug 2005 
    Family ID  F899  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1897 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jun 1916 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 19 Jan 1920 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 4 Apr 1930 - 112 Jackson Street, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 May 1944 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S28] Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, near Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, grave marker for Ruth Powell Rich, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 19 Nov 2005.

    2. [S1251] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), Lawrence Rich household, Pine Hill Militia District 1188, district 42, dwelling 276, family 286, page 14A; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 248.

    3. [S1716] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 350, Bainbridge, enumeration district (ED) 2, sheet 3B, dwelling 69, family 74, Lawrence Rich household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.

    4. [S368] "Decatur County Georgia Marriage Records, 1824 - 1945," database, Decatur County, Georgia Rootsweb, Jordan Dodd, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gadecatu/Marriage/surindex.html), marriage of Lawrence Rich & Ruth Powell, 4 Jun 1916, E-720.