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Albert Gregorius Ruf
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1830
Merzig
Merzig-Waderner Landkreis
Saarland, Germany
Death: Apr. 4, 1912
Williamstown
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

He was born in Merzig (near Trier), Prussia and emigrated to the USA in 1854. He married Caroline Froeschle in 1857, Dayton, OH. He was a tanner and resided in Ohio until about 1870 when he settled in Williamstown WV and established a tannery.
While still in Germany he was a member of the kaiser's bodyguard.

[SETTLERS & BUILDERS OF OHIO, The Ohio Genealogical Society]

His parents were Mathias Joseph Ruf and Angela (Schneider)Ruf of Merzig. 
 
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 Parents:
  Mathias Joseph Ruf (1799 - 1855)
  Angela Schneider Ruf (1794 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Friederike Froeschle Ruf (1833 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Alfred G. Ruf (1857 - 1885)*
  Amelia Emile Ruf Strauss (1858 - 1935)*
  Florence Elizabeth Ruf Spies (1861 - 1942)*
  Rachel Ruf (1862 - 1903)*
  Edward Mathias Ruf (1864 - 1907)*
  Julius Mathew Ruf (1866 - 1951)*
  Henry Conrad Ruf (1867 - 1922)*
  Louise Ruf (1871 - 1900)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Gregorius Ruf (1830 - 1912)
  Anna Maria Ruf Strouvelle (1832 - 1900)*
  Edward Ruf (1833 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Williamstown Cemetery Old
Williamstown
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Louis Ruf
Record added: Jul 04, 2000
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