Ernest L Rutherford Family


Ernest L Rutherford Family

Husband: Ernest L Rutherford

Born: 03 Mar 1900at: Gause, Milam Co, Tx
Married: at: 
Died: 28 Feb 1973at: Austin, Travis Co, Tx
Buried: at: 
Other Spouses: Tempie Hester Jackson  

Wife: Florence Emma Penney

Born: 03 May 1893at: , Milam Co, Tx
Died: 21 Feb 1941at: Thorndale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: 


Name: Joseph Lavern "Rudy" Rutherford
Born: Abt 1920at: , , Tx
Died: at: 
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Name: Dariel Douglas Rutherford
Born: 24 Jun 1924at: , , Tx
Died: 05 Dec 1973at: 
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Ellen Unknown  

Name: PhillipThurman Rutherford
Born: 22 Feb 1928at: , Milam Co, Tx
Died: at: 
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Name: Bob Rutherford
Born: at: 
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More Information:

About Ernest L Rutherford:

RUTHERFORD, Ernest L. of Rockdale. Age 72. Died 2/28/1973 (Wed.) in Brackenridge Hospital in Austin, where he had been for 6 days. Services held at Phillips & Luckey Chapel, Rockdale. Burial in IOOF Cemetery, Rev. Millard Brown officiated. Phillips & Luckey in charge of arrangements.

He was BORN 3/3/1900 in Gause, but spent most of his life in Rockdale. Parents were M/M. David C. Rutherford. He was a salesman and collector, retired with the old W.T. Pearson & Sons Furniture and Hardware Store. Married Miss Tomie Jackson 2/21/1929 in Cameron. Preceded in death by a sister and 2 brothers, half-brother and 1 granddaughter.

SURVIVORS: Wife, Mrs. Tempie (Tomie) Jackson Rutherford of Rockdale; 4 daughters, Mrs. James (Mabel) McGoldrick of Temple, Mrs. Louis (Dot) Absnaider of Austin, Mrs. Clyde (Gloria) Waldrop of Austin, Mrs. Revon (Pat) Aunspauch of Buda; 5 sons, Ernest, Jr. of Austin, Bob of Conroe, Rudy of Austin, Douglas of Taylor and Thurman of SC.; 2 sisters, Mrs. Elmer Lee (Omega) Townsend of Wichita Falls and Mrs. Charlie (Alpha) Robbins of Rockdale: brother, D.J. (Buddy) Rutherford of San Antonio; half-brother, Lonnie Rutherford of Austin; 22 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Ernest Rutherford
Age: 19
Birth Year: abt 1901
Birthplace: Texas
Home in 1920: Justice Precinct 3, Milam, Texas
House Number: Farm
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Florence Rutherford
Father's name: David C Rutherford
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Texas
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Farmer
Industry: General Farm
Employment Field: Own Account
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
David C Rutherford 62
Alpha Rutherford 17
Omega Rutherford 17
O J Rutherford 14
Ernest Rutherford 19
Florence Rutherford 26

About Florence Emma Penney:

Florence Rutherford
United States Census, 1940
Thorndale, Justice Precinct 8, Milam, Texas, United States
Gender Female
Age 44
Marital Status Divorced
Race White
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birthplace Texas
Birth Year (Estimated) 1896
Last Place of Residence Same House
Florence Rutherford Head F 44 Texas
Douglas Rutherford Son M 15 Texas
Thurman Rutherford Son M 12 Texas

Florence Rutherford
United States Census, 1930
Precinct 8, Milam, Texas, United States
Gender Female
Age 35
Marital Status Widowed
Race White
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birth Year (Estimated) 1895
Birthplace Texas
Father's Birthplace Texas
Mother's Birthplace Texas
Florence Rutherford Head F 35 Texas
Leverns Rutherford Dau F 19 Texas
Douglass Rutherford Son M 6 Texas
Therman Rutherford Dau F 2 Texas
Luther Rung Neph M 19 Texas

About Joseph Lavern "Rudy" Rutherford:

Texas, Convict and Conduct Registers, 1875-1945
Name: Joseph Laverne Rutherford
Birth Year: 1920
Birth Place: Texas
Record Date: 19 Sep 1939
Place of Residence: Thorndale, Texas
Prison Location: Huntsville, Walker, Texas, USA
Age: 19
Occupation - mattress maker
Crime - Robbery
Sentence 5 years, got out in 1 year.

Revised: 16-Aug-16  05:40 PM