Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Berlie Lee RUCKER

Male 1914 - 1945  (30 years)


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  • Name Berlie Lee RUCKER 
    Born 18 Dec 1914  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  Coal District, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  Pruntytown, Taylor Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Listed as one of many inmates at the West Virginia Industrial School for Boys.
    Military Pvt, 11th Infantry, US Army (killed in action)  [3
    Died 24 Jan 1945  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Laurel Lawn Cemetery, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID I79490  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2017 

    Father Mason Lee RUCKER,   b. 16 Dec 1861, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1933, Bristol, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Clara Blanche ZAHN,   b. Oct 1888,   d. 8 Jan 1962, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married CA 1907 
    Family ID F34011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Dec 1914 - Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Pruntytown, Taylor Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Laurel Lawn Cemetery, Bridgeton, Cumberland Co, NJ Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    79490_RUCKER_BerlieLee_1914-1945_LaurelLawnCem_Bridgeton_CumberlandCoNJ.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S2569] West Virginia Births Index, 1853-1969 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com).

    2. [S2624] Military Grave Marker.

    3. [S2582] West Virginia Veterans Memorial Archives Database, (http://www.wvculture.org/history/wvmemory/wvvetmem.html).

    4. [S14] Obituary.
      "Berlie Rucker. a son of Mrs. Blanche Rucker, formerly of West Union, but now a resident of Belplre, Ohio, was killed in action in France, on January 24th, 1945. Young Rucker was born and reared in Doddridge County. He has two brothers in the service."

    5. [S2669] U.S. Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com, Office of Quartermaster General, and National Archives & Records Administration).

    6. [S2597] U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945 [database on-line], (Ancestry.com and US Army Quartermaster General's Office).