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Ruby Lee WARD

Ruby Lee WARD[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female 1912 - 1989  (77 years)

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  • Name Ruby Lee WARD 
    Born 26 Feb 1912  Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Stock Hill, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Ruby (7) appeared in the household of Newton C. Ward (28) as his daughter. They lived on a farm. She was single, had attended school during the year, and was literate. She and both parents were born in Georgia. She had no occupation. The household included Rachel (27), Nellie (9), Worth (5), Elleree (3), Bondell (1), and Martha J. Johnson (65).

      Martha Johnson was Rachel's mother. Newt's parents, William and Mary Ward, lived two households up.

      1920 Census Analysis Newton C. Ward Household
    Census 1930  Stock Hill, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1935  , Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1940  New Holland Village, Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    5 Branch Street
    5 Branch Street 
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Residence 12 Dec 1946  Gainesville, Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • "Mrs. Grady Johnson of Gainesville. . ."
    Residence 1989  , Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 5 May 1989  , Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8, 10
    Buried Aft 5 May 1989  Alta Vista Cemetery, Gainesville, Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Cemetery name obtained from Johnsons and Woodys website.
    Person ID I1851  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2015 

    Father Newton Coleman WARD,   b. 24 Oct 1890, Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1974, Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Rachel Louisa JOHNSON,   b. 9 Aug 1892, , Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1980, Chatsworth, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1909  , Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Carl GREGORY,   b. Abt 1902, , , Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1929  [5
    • Carl and Ruby had been married about a year according to the 1930 census; both of their ages at first marriage were one less than their current ages.
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F989  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Grady H. JOHNSON,   b. 10 Mar 1907, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1982  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Between 1930 and 1935  [4, 12
    • *Grady was reported as single on the 1930 census. Berlene was born in 1935.


      *Grady and Ruby were first cousins. His father (John Will Johnson) and her mother (Rachel Louisa Johnson) were siblings.
    Children 
     1. Berlene JOHNSON,   b. 21 Sep 1935, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 2006, Gainesville, Hall, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Living
    Photos
    Grady and Ruby Lee Ward Johnson
    Grady and Ruby Lee Ward Johnson
    photo used with permission of the owner
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Grady and Ruby Lee Ward Johnson
    Grady and Ruby Lee Ward Johnson
    photo used with permission of the owner

  • Sources 
    1. [S350] 1930 Census. Georgia. Fannin County., Stock Hill Mil. District 1488; 56-19; sheet 1-B; dwelling 16, family 16; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 30 December 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S351] 1920 Census. Georgia. Fannin County, Stockhill District; 40; sheet 1-B; dwelling 14, family 14; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 8 April 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S297] Social Security Death Index, accessed; 12 March 2011; Ruby Johnson; SS no. [privately held]; before 1951 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S461] 1940 Census. Georgia. Hall County., Gainesville Militia District #411; 69-17; sheet 22-B (penned); family 381; Grady H. Johnson household; accessed; 14 July 2012 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S350] 1930 Census. Georgia. Fannin County., Stock Hill Mil. District 1488; 56-19; sheet 1-B; dwelling 16, family 16; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 30 December 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S351] 1920 Census. Georgia. Fannin County, Stockhill District; 40; sheet 1-B; dwelling 14, family 14; Newton C. Ward household; accessed; 8 April 2007 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S461] 1940 Census. Georgia. Hall County., Gainesville Militia District #411; 69-17; sheet 22-B (penned); family 381; Grady H. Johnson household; accessed; 14 July 2012 (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S649] Social Security Applications and Claims Index - Ward, Ruby, entry for Ruby Ward Johnson, SS no. [held for private use] (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S303] Hemphill Family Scrapbook, "Ward-Hemphill Wedding Told"; published in The Chatsworth Times, 12 Dec 1946; In 2009, Ms. Davis provided her scrapbook to the author and allowed her to scan the contents (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S305] Georgia Deaths, 1919-98, accessed; 27 March 2011; entry for Ruby Johnson; citing Georgia death certificate no. 017516 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S26] Ancestors of Ruby Lee Ward.
      http://tinyurl.com/n75r94

    12. [S350] 1930 Census. Georgia. Fannin County., Mineral Bluff Mil District 1457; 56-18; sheet 4-B; dwelling 75, family 75; J. W. Johnson household; accessed; 26 March 2011 (Reliability: 3).