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Ruth A. Fogwell[1, 2]

Female 1923 - 2000  (76 years)


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  • Name Ruth A. Fogwell 
    Born 5 Sep 1923  Worton, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Mar 2000  Chestertown, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 15 Mar 2000  Chester Cemetery, Chestertown, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I15201  Family
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2017 

    Father Otho Frank Fogwell,   b. 27 Oct 1880, Kent Co, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1948, Worton, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Hallie Maxwell Toulson,   b. 24 Mar 1890, Worton, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1958, Kent Co, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1920  Kent Co, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Family ID F969  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Percival Francis Meeks,   b. 20 Aug 1912,   d. Dec 1982, Chestertown, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1946  [3
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Edgar Ray Meeks,   b. 19 Sep 1947, Kent Co, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2002, Kennedyville, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Roger Eugene Meeks,   b. 8 Nov 1953,   d. 1959  (Age 5 years)
     6. Living
    Headstones
    Ruth Fogwell marker
    Ruth Fogwell marker
    Percival F. Meeks and Ruth A. Fogwell
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2009 
    Family ID F11058  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Sep 1923 - Worton, Kent Co., Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Mar 2000 - Chestertown, Kent Co., Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Mar 2000 - Chester Cemetery, Chestertown, Kent Co., Maryland Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Ruth Fogwell Meeks of Chestertown died of a stroke Friday, March 10, 2000 in Kent & Queen Anne's Hospital. She was 76.

      Mrs. Meeks was born near Worton, the daughter of the late Franklin and Hallie Fogwell.

      She was a homemaker and worked on the family farm all her life.

      She enjoyed raising poultry such as ducks, turkeys, and chickens, and sold eggs to friends and family. She also enjoyed crocheting, traveling, and spending time with her family, especially the grandchildren.

      Mrs. Meeks enjoyed gardening and taught crocheting for 17 years for the Adult Education Division for Kent County, MD.??She was preceeded in death by her husband, P. Francis Meeks in 1982; and a son, Roger Eugene Meeks, in 1959.??She is survived by three sons, Lawrence E. Meeks of Westminster, Edgar Meeks of Kennedyville, and R. Ervin Meeks of Chestertown; two daughters, Carole Chance of Lindside, WV and Margaret Anned Scoppettuolo of Boston; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandson.??Service will be 2pm Wednesday at Fellows, Helfenbein, and Newman Funeral Home, 130 Speer Rd, Chestertown, where friends may call 3-5 and 7-9pm Tuesday.??Burial will be in Chester Cemetery, Chestertown.?

  • Sources 
    1. [S1298] Joan Elburn Farley Letter, Joan Elburn Farley Email address: farleyje@va.metrocast.net.

    2. [S2010] Obituary - Ruth Fogwell Meeks, (Delaware State News, Dover, Delaware - March 13, 2000).

    3. [S1514] Joan Elburn Farley Letter, Joan Elburn Farley Email address: farleyje@va.metrocast.net.

    4. [S1295] James Long E-Mail, James Long Author E-mail: jmlong32@verizon.net.

    5. [S1296] Census, 1920 Kent Co., Maryland - Frank O Fogwell, (US Government 26 Jan 1920).

    6. [S255] Tombstones in Kent Co., MD.