Ruth Ashburner Rigg1,2,3

F, b. 20 September 1901, d. 9 September 1998
FatherJohn Ashburner Rigg4 b. 31 May 1854, d. 27 Jun 1923
MotherMargaret Simpson Slater5 b. 1857, d. 1925
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           Ruth Ashburner Rigg was born on 20 September 1901 at Askam-In-Furness, Lancashire, England..6,7,8
     Ruth Ashburner Rigg appears as Ruth A. Rigg, age 9, in the census of 2 April 1911 at 33 Steele Street, Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of Margaret Simpson Slater as his daughter, along with John Ashburner Rigg, Fanny Rigg, Maud Rigg, Gertrude Rigg, John Rigg and Mark S. Rigg.1
     The marriage of Ruth Ashburner Rigg and Harry Woodrow was registered in Oct-Nov-Dec of 1919 in the Ulverston, England registration district.9,10
     Ruth Ashburner Rigg and Harry Woodrow immigrated in August 1922 to Quebec, Canada, and later settled in Schenectady, New York to be with Ruth's sister, Lucy Rigg Reilly and her husband.11
     Ruth Ashburner Rigg appears as Ruth Woodrow, age 28, in the census of 10 April 1930 at 5 Brown Street, Schenectady, New York,in the household of Harry Woodrow as his wife, along with Ronald Woodrow and Ruby Woodrow.12
     Ruth Ashburner Rigg appears as Ruth Woodrow, age 38, in the census of 13 April 1940 at 1934 Albany Street, Schenectady, New York,in the household of Harry Woodrow as his wife, along with Ruby Woodrow and Ronald Woodrow.13
     Ruth Ashburner Rigg died on 9 September 1998 at Schenectady, New York, at age 96.

Family

Harry Woodrow b. c 1899, d. 1962
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
191133 Steele Street, Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandRuth Ashburner Rigg appears as Ruth A. Rigg, age 9, in the census of 2 April 1911 at 33 Steele Street, Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of Margaret Simpson Slater as his daughter, along with John Ashburner Rigg, Fanny Rigg, Maud Rigg, Gertrude Rigg, John Rigg and Mark S. Rigg.1
19305 Brown Street, Schenectady, New YorkRuth Ashburner Rigg appears as Ruth Woodrow, age 28, in the census of 10 April 1930 at 5 Brown Street, Schenectady, New York,in the household of Harry Woodrow as his wife, along with Ronald Woodrow and Ruby Woodrow.12
19401934 Albany Street, Schenectady, New YorkRuth Ashburner Rigg appears as Ruth Woodrow, age 38, in the census of 13 April 1940 at 1934 Albany Street, Schenectady, New York,in the household of Harry Woodrow as his wife, along with Ruby Woodrow and Ronald Woodrow.13

Citations

  1. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Askam, England, RG14.
  2. [S1422] E-mail, Susan Woodrow Fahy to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 April 2016, Susan stated that her father (Ronald Woodrow) was the son of Ruth Ashburner Rigg and Harry Woodrow.
  3. [S1423] Harry Woodrow household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Schenectady County, New York, population schedule, Schenectady, ED 47-77, sheet 10B, dwelling 230, family 271, Ruth Woodrow.
  4. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Askam, England, RG14.
  5. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Askam, England, RG14.
  6. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Askam, England, RG14.
  7. [S1423] Harry Woodrow household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Schenectady County, New York, population schedule, Schenectady, ED 47-77, sheet 10B, dwelling 230, family 271, shows age 28 and birthplace as England.
  8. [S1424] Harry Woodrow household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Schenectady County, New York, population schedule, Schenectady, ED 47-110, sheet 1B, number of household 17,shows age 38 and birthplace as England.
  9. [S1422] E-mail, Susan Woodrow Fahy to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 April 2016, Susan wrote that her grandmother Ruth Ashburner Rigg married Harry Woodrow.
  10. [S1014] England and Wales, Free BMD Marriage Index:1837-1983: Harry Woodrow and Ruth Rigg; Oct-Nov-Dec 1919; Ulverston, Lancashire, England; Volume No. 8e, Page 2142.
  11. [S1422] E-mail, Susan Woodrow Fahy to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 April 2016, Susan wrote that Ruth and Harry emigrated to Canada in the early 1920's and later settled in Schenectady, New York to be with her sister, Lucy Rigg Reilly and her husband.
  12. [S1423] Harry Woodrow household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Schenectady County, New York, population schedule, Schenectady, ED 47-77, sheet 10B, dwelling 230, family 271.
  13. [S1424] Harry Woodrow household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Schenectady County, New York, population schedule, Schenectady, ED 47-110, sheet 1B, number of household 17.
  14. [S1423] Harry Woodrow household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Schenectady County, New York, population schedule, Schenectady, ED 47-77, sheet 10B, dwelling 230, family 271, shows daughter Ruby Woodrow, age 9.
  15. [S1422] E-mail, Susan Woodrow Fahy to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 April 2016, Susan stated that her father was the son of Ruth Ashburner Rigg and Harry Woodrow.
  16. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Ronald (Roy) Woodrow; shows mother as Ruth Rigg.