William Henry Ruby

(12 August 1781 - June 1847?)
     William Henry Ruby was also known as Henry in records. He was christened on 12 August 1781 in Landrake, Cornwall. He was the son of Edward Ruby and Elizabeth Chapman.
William Henry Ruby married Dorothy Westlake on 17 January 1807 in Maker, Cornwall. William Henry Ruby, sojourner, labourer, bachelor & Dorothy Westlake (x) of this parish, spinster, by banns.
William Henry Ruby married secondly Ann Jeffery on 6 January 1811 in Morval, Cornwall.
     William resided at Millbrook, Maker, Cornwall, September 1827. He was a labourer when he baptised his children.
     William Henry Ruby and Ann Jeffery were recorded on the 1841 census in Battery St, Plymouth, East Stonehouse, Devon. William Ruby, 55, lab?, Ann Ruby, 55, Ann Ruby 25, John Ruby 20, Simeon Ruby 15, shoemaker apprentice, Hannah Ruby 15, Ruben Ruby, 13, no-one born in the county with two other householders Jane Greenlief & George Clampet.
     William's death was registered in the quarter ending in June 1847? In East Stonehouse RD, Devon.

Child of William Henry Ruby and Dorothy Westlake

Children of William Henry Ruby and Ann Jeffery

William Henry Ruby

(15 June 1857 - )
     William Henry Ruby was christened on 15 June 1857 in Altarnun, Cornwall. He was the son of John Ruby and Elizabeth Crowle. William was listed as John Ruby's son in the 1871 census in Altarnun.
     William Henry Ruby and Elizabeth Crowle were recorded on the 1881 census in Hurdon Pits, Altarnun. Elizabeth Ruby, aged 64, widow, head, born at Laneast with son William H aged 23, tin miner, born Altarnun and mother Ann Crowell, aged 88, widow, born Davidstow. William was a tin-miner in 1881.
     William Henry Ruby and Elizabeth Crowle were recorded on the 1891 census in Altarnun. William Ruby, head, S, 30, agricultural laborer, born Altarnun Cornwall & Elizabeth Ruby, Mother, Widow, 75, born Laneast Cornwall.
The marriage of William Henry Ruby and an unknown person was registered in Launceston RD, Cornwall, in the September 1899 quarter. He married Mary Ann Warring and they were listed along with his mother in the 1901 census at Altarnum.

William Henry Ruby

(circa 3 June 1877 - before 19 June 1877)
     William Henry Ruby was born circa 3 June 1877 in Plymouth, Devon. He was the son of Samuel Ruby and Maria Way.
     William died before 19 June 1877 in Stoke Damerel RD, Devon. He was buried on 19 June 1877 in Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth, Devon. William Henry Ruby, aged 16 days, of Duke St, Devonport (Stoke Damerel), in a common grave.

William Henry Ruby

(before 1 October 1874 - )
     William Henry Ruby was born before 1 October 1874 in Torquay, Newton Abbot RD, Devon. He was the son of William Ruby and Emma Garfield. Lana, Margaret, William and Selina were listed as the children of William Ruby in the 1881 census in Garricks House, Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire, England.
     William Henry Ruby was recorded on the 1901 census in 8 Spitalgate, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. In a 3 roomed house - William H Ruby, aged 27, born Devon, coach smith with his wife Ada F, 30, born Cheltenham, Gls, and daughter Violet A Ruby 1, born Cirencester.

William Henry Grant Ruby

(16 August 1896 - )
     William Henry Grant Ruby was born on 16 August 1896 in the St Pancras Workhouse, London, Middlesex. He was christened on 17 August 1896 in St Pancras. He was the son of Selina Ruby.

William Henry John Ruby

(March 1847 - September 1847)
     William Henry John Ruby's birth was registered in the quarter ending in March 1847 in East Stonehouse RD, Devon. He was the son of Simeon Ruby and Maria Ham.
     William's death was registered in the quarter ending in September 1847 in East Stonehouse RD Devon.

William Henry John Ruby

(8 August 1876 - March 1963)
     William Henry John Ruby was born on 8 August 1876 in London. He was the son of John Henry Ruby and Ann Churchward. William Henry John Ruby was christened on 23 March 1884 in Charles the Martyr, Plymouth, Devon. He was listed as John Henry Ruby's son in the 1891 census in 32 Clare Building, Plymouth, Charles the Martyr, Devon. William Henry John Ruby was listed as Reuben Ruby's brother in the 1911 census in 11 Oakfield Terrace Rd, Cattedown, Plymouth, Devon. He was a wood sawyer aged 33, married, born London.
     William's death was registered in the quarter ending in March 1963 in Plymouth RD, Devon.

William Henry John Ruby

(September 1844 - 1917)
     William Henry John Ruby's birth was registered in the quarter ending in September 1844 in Plymouth, East Stonehouse RD, Devon. He was the son of James Vivian Ruby and Mary Brooks.
     William Henry John Ruby was listed in the household of Mary Ruby as a grandchild in the 1851 census in 7 Hobart Cottages, Plymouth, East Stonehouse, Devon.
     William Henry John Ruby arrived in 1862.
William Henry John Ruby married Ruth Maria Trafford on 30 March 1868 in the Wesleyan church, Sebastopol, Victoria. William was a mining manager an unknown date . Ruby, W. Majorca, is a native of Plymouth England, who arrived in Melbourne in 1862, and has been engaged in mining ever since, first at Ballarat, then at Dunolly as manager for the Prince of Wales company, and in the NSW as manager of a tin mine. After that he was captain of a shift at the Kong Meng Company's mine, and then manager for the Joint Stock Company, M'Cullum's Creek. He is now mining manager for the Napier Freehold Mining Company, Majorca... .
     William and Ruth were registered at McKean St, Maryborough, on the 1908 electoral roll. William Ruby, manager & Ruth Ruby, home duties.
     William died in 1917 in Maryborough, Victoria.

Children of William Henry John Ruby and Ruth Maria Trafford

William Henry Sargeant Ruby

(June 1861 - June 1862)
     William Henry Sargeant Ruby's birth was registered in the quarter ending in June 1861 in Newton Abbot RD, Devon. He was the son of Henry Sarjent Ruby and Sarah Ann Walling.
     William's death was registered in the quarter ending in June 1862 in Newton Abbot RD Devon.

William John Ruby

(before November 1867 - 11 June 1909)
     William John Ruby was born illegitimate before November 1867 in Springdallah, Victoria. The birth was registered in the name of Trafford in 1868 at Smeaton. Ballarat is stated as his birthplace at his marriage. He was the son of William Henry John Ruby and Ruth Maria Trafford. William John Ruby was admitted to Maryborough, Victoria, on 26 November 1885. William John Ruby, aged 18, single, blacksmith of Craigie, Church of England, native of Ballarat, after an accident.
William John Ruby married Catherine Brass on 13 December 1893 in St James Church of England, Majorca, Victoria. Was a miner & blacksmith.
     William resided at McKean Street, Maryborough, 1908.
     William died on 11 June 1909 in Maryborough, Victoria. A coroner's inquest was held regarding his death in 1909. Found dead NSE.
     His will was proved on 3 February 1910 at Victoria. Administration with will annexed.

Children of William John Ruby and Catherine Brass

William John Ruby

(23 October 1880 - March 1922)
     William John Ruby was born on 23 October 1880 in Bere Alston, Devon. He was aged 5 months in the April 1881 census. He was the son of William Thomas Ruby and Elizabeth Ann Salt. William John Ruby was listed as William Thomas Ruby's son in the 1881 census in Bere Ferrers, Devon.
     William was educated from 1887 at Bere Alston. William Jno, son of William Ruby, Fore St, admitted 19 April 1887. He left the school in 1895. He was listed as William Thomas Ruby's son in the 1891 census in 8 High Cross, Beer Alston, Beer Ferris, Devon.
The marriage of William John Ruby and Beatrice Chadder was registered in Tavistock RD, Devon, in the December 1910 quarter.
     William's death was registered in the quarter ending in March 1922 in Plymouth, Devon.

Children of William John Ruby and Beatrice Chadder

William Jordan Ruby

(between July 1851 and September 1851 - between October 1851 and December 1851)
     William Jordan Ruby was born illegitimate between July 1851 and September 1851 in Tavistock RD, Devon. He was the son of John Ruby and Elizabeth Dustan.
     William died between October 1851 and December 1851 in Tavistock RD Devon.

William Osborne Ruby

(28 January 1916 - 3 July 1986)
     William Osborne Ruby was born on 28 January 1916 in Subiaco, Western Australia. He was the son of William Ruby and Elsie Gertrude Hannan.
     William served in the Army (W38802 & WX11247) from 1941 to 1943. He enlisted 26 Feb 1941 at Perth, of Basssendean, WA, and was discharged 26 Oct 1943 as a corporal in the 28th Battalion. His next of kin was Mary Ruby. He also enlisted 5 April 1941 at Claremont, WA, of Mundaring, WA, and was discharged 7 July 1941.

     William died on 3 July 1986 in Bedford, Western Australia, aged 70.

William Pound Ruby

(20 July 1849 - )
     William Pound Ruby was also known as Reeby in records. He was born on 20 July 1849 in Plymouth, Devon. He was the son of Richard Ruby and Jane King? William Pound Ruby was christened on 9 August 1850 in Charles the Martyr, Plymouth, Devon. William Pound, son of Richard & Jane Reeby, Higher Street, cabinet maker, born w0? July 1849. Richard and William were listed as the children of Richard Ruby in the 1851 census in Plymouth.

William R Ruby

(1911 - 1969)
     William R Ruby was born in 1911 in Tavistock RD, Devon. He was the son of William John Ruby and Beatrice Chadder.
     William died in 1969.

William Sergeant Ruby

(before 17 October 1846 - 17 October 1846)
     William Sergeant Ruby was born before 17 October 1846 in Newton Abbot RD, Devon, England.
     William was buried on 17 October 1846 in Abbotskerswell, Devon. He was the son of George Ruby and Ann Sergeant.

William Sergeant Ruby

(28 January 1877 - 29 December 1962)
     William Sergeant Ruby was born on 28 January 1877 in Ballarat East, Victoria. He was the son of George Ruby and Sarah Evans.
He began work at his father's drapery then learnt the printing trade. He was a draper and general store keeper until his health broke down and he went on the land. He had drapery shops at Collingwood, Outrim & Dalyston. He farmed at Gunyah Gunyah until he was burnt out, Lance Creek, Powlett River, North Wonthaggi and Bolinda, then lived in Melbourne for 3 years from where he worked his properties at Mt Eccles and Strzlecki. He exchanged these 2 properties for properties at Koyuga where he shifted. He then exchanged these for Foster & Amey's track. He purchased Parwin which he later exchanged with M Cock for "Oaklands" Anderson. They later he lived in Preston, then Murrumbeena followed by Hughesdale.
     At Lance Creek he had a school opened in the front room of his dwellings, then he donated an acre for the Lance Creek State School to be built. He also had permission to open a Post Office, also in his dwelling, the address being Lance Creek via Kongwak. He was a councillor for the Bass & Phillip Island Shire until he moved to a drier area (Bolinda). [Elsie May Ruby, 1976]
     St Clair (Lance Creek) no.3715 School register lists Marjorie, b. 1.10.03, Lulu b. 1.8.05, Elsie b. 4.6.07 & Myrtle b. 15 2.09 entering school in January 1912, his occupation was farmer, their school last attended was Powlett River, they left to attend the Wonthaggi N. S.S..
William Sergeant Ruby married Lily Lloyd on 4 November 1902 in Collingwood, Victoria.
     William and Lily were registered as William Sergeant Ruby, storekeeper, Lilly Ruby home duties at Yarram on the 1903 electoral roll.
     William Sergeant Ruby and Lily Lloyd were on the passenger list of the "Nestor", arriving at Melbourne, in September 1921. Mr Wm S Ruby 44 & Mrs Ruby, 40, departed from England.
William Sergeant Ruby was listed in a directory dated 1925 at Fell Crescent, Malvern East, Victoria.
William Sergeant Ruby was listed in a directory dated 1940 as Wm S Ruby at 91 Oakover Road, Preston, Victoria.
     William and Lily were registered as William Sergeant uby, agent;Lily, home duties; Margaret Lily, home duties; Louisa Frances, nurse; Elsie May, public servant; Edith Lloyd, sales at 24 Melbourne St, Oakleigh, on the 1942 electoral roll.
William Sergeant Ruby was listed in a directory dated 1948 as Wm S Ruby at 23 Euston Road, Oakleigh.
     William died on 29 December 1962 in Sampford Private Hospital, Caulfield, Victoria, aged 85. His usual residence was 23 Euston Rd, Oakleigh, William Sergeant Ruby, aged 85, grazier.. He was buried on 31 December 1962 in Cheltenham.
     His will was proved on 24 April 1964. Retired grazier of Hughesdale.

Children of William Sergeant Ruby and Lily Lloyd

William Sergeant Ruby

(3 May 1915 - 15 September 1977)
     William Sergeant Ruby was also known as William Sargeant in records. He was born on 3 May 1915 in Lance Creek, Victoria. He was the son of William Sergeant Ruby and Lily Lloyd.
William Sergeant Ruby married Mabel Evelyn Steenholdt on 21 January 1936 in Kilcunda, Victoria.
     William was a farmer, shearer and a stock agent.
     William died on 15 September 1977 in Anderson, Victoria, aged 62. A death notice stated: Ruby, William Sargeant (Bill) - Of 'Oatlands'. Anderson. On 15th September. Loved husband of Mabel, fond faher of Donald, Betty, Phillip, Eddie, Lindsay, Dinna and Kay. He was cremated on 16 September 1977 in The Necropolis, Springvale.
     His will was proved on 12 May 1978 at Victoria.

Child of William Sergeant Ruby and Mabel Evelyn Steenholdt

William Thomas Ruby

(circa 1859 - 27 January 1937)
     William Thomas Ruby was born circa 1859 in Bere Alston, Plympton RD, Devon. He was the son of Thomas Ruby and Mary Ann Stanbury.
William Thomas Ruby married Elizabeth Ann Salt, daughter of John Salt and Sabina Saunders, on 25 March 1880 in St Paul, Devonport, Devon. They may be step-siblings.
     William Thomas Ruby and Elizabeth Ann Salt were recorded on the 1881 census in Bere Ferrers, Devon. William Ruby aged 21, married, copper miner, born Bere Alstone, Bessie, aged 21, born Tamerton, wife, William John aged 5 months, son of William & Bessie; & his brother John Ruby, aged 24, Frederick aged 10, brother of William, born Bere Alstone; and Selina J Salt, visitor, unmarried aged 16, born Tamerton.
     William Thomas Ruby and Elizabeth Ann Salt were recorded on the 1891 census in 8 High Cross, Beer Alston, Beer Ferris, Devon. William Thomas Ruby, head, 32, copper miner (emploee), born Beer Alston, his wife Bessie aged 32, born Tamerton, and thier children William John aged 10, scholar, Nelly B aged 9, scholar, Laura S aged 7 scholar and Samuel E aged 4, Edith L aged 1 month,all born at Beer Alston and his brother Frederick, single aged 20, general labourer, born Beer Alston.
     William Thomas Ruby and Elizabeth Ann Salt were recorded on the 1901 census in Fore St, Bere Ferrers, Devon. William Ruby, aged 41, born Tamerton, copper miner of Bere Ferrers; Bessie Ruby, aged 41, born Tamerton; Blanch Ruby, aged 19, born Tamerton, general domestic; Laura Ruby, aged 17, tailoress, born Tamerton; Samuel Ruby aged 14, born Bere Ferrers/Alston; Edith Ruby aged 10, born Bere Alston; Ida Ruby aged 7 born Bere Alston; Jeannette Ruby, aged 4, born Bere Alston.
     William's death was registered in the quarter ending on 27 January 1937 in Bere Alston, Tavistock RD, Devon.
     His will was proved on 17 February 1937 at London. William Thomas Ruby, of 9 Edgecumbe-terrace, Bere Alston, Devon, died 27 January 1937. Probate granted to Samuel Alfred Spry, gardener and John Marchant Toll, builder. Effects £285/18/5).

Children of William Thomas Ruby and Elizabeth Ann Salt

Wilmot Ruby

(30 June 1644 - )
     Wilmot Ruby was christened on 30 June 1644 in Tavistock, Devon. He was the son of Christopher Ruby and Mary Caunter.

Wilmot Ruby

(26 October 1640 - 2 March 1643/44)
     Wilmot Ruby was christened on 26 October 1640 in Tavistock, Devon. She was the daughter of John Ruby and Grace Vinton.
     Wilmot was buried on 2 March 1643/44 in Tavistock, Devon. Wilmot, the daughter of Grace Ruby.

Winifred Ruby

(1905 - 28 December 1940)
     Winifred Ruby was born in 1905 in Devon. She was the daughter of John Thomas Ruby and Ellen Unknown.
     Winifred died on 28 December 1940 in Okehampton, Devon. She may have had a partner.
     The administration of her estate was granted on 26 February 1941 at Exeter, Devon. Winifred Ruy of South view Crediton-road, Okehampton, spinster died 28 Dec 1949, Administration to John Thomas Ruby, motor engineer.

Winifred Ruby

(1914 - 1934)
     Winifred Ruby was born in 1914 in Plympton RD, Devon. She was the daughter of William John Ruby and Beatrice Chadder.
     Winifred died in 1934 in Plymouth RD, Devon.

Yolande Ruby

(19 October 1916 - 2008)
     Yolande Ruby was born on 19 October 1916 in Gisborne, New Zealand. She was the daughter of Charles Christopher Ruby and Mary Ethel Bright. Yolande Ruby was christened on 25 February 1917 in Gisborne.
Yolande Ruby married Douglas Richard Charles Bond on 21 July 1943 in Masterton, New Zealand.
     Yolande died in 2008 in New Zealand.

[James?] Henry Ruby

(before 1900 - )
     [James?] Henry Ruby was born before 1900. He was the son of James Henry Ruby and Margaret Williams.
     [James?] resided at 321 Sydney Road, Brunswick, Victoria, 1926.

Bridget Ruby? (Ruby?)

( - 1886)
     Bridget died in 1886 in Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia.

Elizabeth Ruby?

( - 4 April 1776)
     Elizabeth was buried on 4 April 1776 in Abbotskerswell, Devon.

Jane Ruby? (Ruby?)

( - 1887)
     Jane Ruby? (Ruby?) was the daughter of James Ruby.
     Jane died in 1887 in New South Wales, Australia.

Alfred William Rudd

(1873 - November 1947)
     Alfred William Rudd was also known as William in records. He was born in 1873 in Wanstead, West Ham RD, Essex, England. He was the son of John Thomas Rudd and Susan Hotson. Alfred William Rudd appeared on the 1881 census with John Thomas Rudd and Susan Hotson. Alfred William Rudd was listed in the 1901 census in 6 Nightingale Villas, Wanstead, Essex, England, and Susan Hotson.
     Alfred William Rudd was recorded on the 1911 census in Shepherds Green House, Chislehurst, Kent, England. He was listed as 36, a house servant, born Wanstead, Essex,one of five working for the Meers family.
The marriage of Alfred William Rudd and Claire Eugenie Campbell, daughter of Thomas William Campbell and Clara Eugenie (?), was registered in Bromley RD, Kent, in the March 1912 quarter. He was supposed to be a butler and she was a cook.
     Alfred and Claire were registered as Alfred William, chauffeur & Claire Eugenie at 14 Turner St, East Malvern, Victoria, on the 1914 electoral roll.
     Alfred and Claire were registered as Alfred William, motor driver & Claire Eugenie at 71 Barkly Ave, Malvern, Victoria, on the 1927 electoral roll.
     Alfred was registered as Alfred William, chauffeur & Claire Eugenie, with Basil Arthur, mechanic & Thomas Alfred C, turner at 12 North St, Ascot Vale, Victoria, on the 1937 electoral roll.
     Alfred died in November 1947 in Kew, Victoria. He died of a haemorrhage from a gastric ulcer. The inquest was held at the Kew Mentl Hospital on 25 Nov 1947.

Children of Alfred William Rudd and Claire Eugenie Campbell

Arthur John Rudd

(1869 - )
     Arthur John Rudd was born in 1869 in Wanstead, West Ham RD, Essex, England. He was the son of John Thomas Rudd and Susan Hotson. Arthur was listed as John Thomas Rudd's son in the 1871 census in Wellington Rd, Wanstead, Essex, England.