Ruby Irene Arfman


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1. John R. Pruitt
2. George Frederick Rohwer

Ruby Irene Arfman 2

  • Born: 21 May 1888, , , MO
  • Marriage (1): John R. Pruitt on 24 Aug 1925 in Denver, Denver, CO 1
  • Marriage (2): George Frederick Rohwer
  • Died: Dec 1973 at age 85

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Residence: 2580 South Broadway, Denver, CO on 12 Sep 1918 in Denver, Denver, CO. 2

2. Census in 1930 in Denver, Denver, CO. 3 The 1930 census recorded renting for $15/month at 373 Elati Street: Ruby Pruitt, bookkeeper at creamery company, married, 41, living with son George M. Rohwer, 21, and son Dan C. Rohwer, 13. Ruby and her mother wer born in Missouri, her father in Europe. Her sons and their father were born in Colorado.

3. Census in 1940 in Mountain, Jefferson, Colorado, United States. 4 The 1940 census recorded renting for $12/month at 1465 Chase Street: John R. Puritt, wholesale furniture truck driver, 52, born in Kansas, living with wife Ruby I., 51, Missouri; and stepson George E. Rohwer, 31, Colorado; stepson William Dan Rohwer, floor manager wholesale furniture house, 23, Colorado; daughter-in-law Gladys Rohwer, 22, Missouri; and grandson William D. Rohwer, 2, Colorado.

Ruby married John R. Pruitt, son of Randolph F. Pruitt and Frances Emmaline Dukes, on 24 Aug 1925 in Denver, Denver, CO.1 (John R. Pruitt was born on 22 Jun 1887 in Glen Elder, Mitchell, KS, United States 5 and died in Apr 1971 in Denver, Denver, CO 5.)

Ruby next married George Frederick Rohwer. (George Frederick Rohwer was born on 7 May 1878 in , , CO,2 6 died in 1927 6 and was buried in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, CO, United States 6.)


1, <i>Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006</i>, J R Pruitt and Ruby Rohwer, 24 Aug 1925, Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States; citing no. 9097, State Archives, Denver; FHL microfilm 1,690,123.

2 <i>United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918</i>, George Frederick Rohwer, 1917-1918.

3 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, Ruby Pruitt, Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 57, sheet 11A, line 25, family 179.

4 <i>1940 United States Census</i>, John R Pruitt, Election Precinct 29, Jefferson, Colorado, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 30-45, sheet 5A, line 8, family 96.

5 U.S. Social Security Death Index, John Pruitt, Apr 1971.

6 <i>Find A Grave</i>,

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