Heinrich Ruth Papers, undated
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Brief Description: Consists of a very thick writing exercise book.
Held at:
Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives
Bethel College-Mennonite Library and Archives
300 East 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117 531
Phone: 316-284-5304
Fax: 316-284-5843
Email: mla [at] bethelks.edu
Record Series Number: 00/MS.350
Created by: Ruth, Heinrich (1834-1919)
Volume: 0.15 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 06/27/1920.
Arrangement: unprocessed
Biographical Note for Ruth, Heinrich (1834-1919) :

Born 26 January 1834, Harreszell, Bavaria. Parents Jacob Ruth and Barbara Strohm.

Married Marie Katherine Bauchenz 5 February 1857. She died in 1865. Married Ellen Percy Hinds 29 August 1866.

Migrated to the United States in 1851.

Died 9 February 1919, Goessel, Kansas. Buried in Halstead.

Access Restrictions: open for research use
Genres/Forms of Material
Exercise books (Penmanship)
Languages of Materials
German [ger]
Acquisition Notes: Ruth, John W., Mrs.  Part of the H. R. Voth-Mennonite Historical Society collection, journal no. 981. Mrs. John W. Ruth was a daughter-in-law of Heinrich Ruth.