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SALTER, Ruth Montrose

SALTER, Ruth Montrose[1]

Female 1916 - 1996

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  • Born  27 Feb 1916  , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name  Ruth Salter  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Died  6 Dec 1996  Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Notes 
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF RUTH MONTROSE SALTER REARDON:

      Ruth Salter Reardon was a graduate of Katharine Gibbs School and worked at Provident Institute for Savings and N.E. Steamship Company. While summering with her family at Post Island, Quincy, she met her husband in 1921. They were married for 55 years. The couple traveled widely for many years, most recently voyaging around the world on the S.S. Rotterdam and around Cape Horn of South America on the Royal Viking Sun. The closeknit family, while pursuing a broad range of professional interests, gathers for vacations on Reardon's Retreat, and island off Deer Isle, Maine, and occasionally at Montrose Villa on Monserrat, BWI.

      Mrs. Reardon was active in the community, serving in the Girl Scout program and as a volunteer at Hingham Public Library for many years. She believed in the importance of her family, and throughout her life, supported their achievements. In her quiet way, she embodied for them the love and respect of 55 happily married years.

    Father  Living 

    Spouse  REARDON, George Daniel,   b. 30 Jul 1916, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1998, Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1941  , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    • The wedding either took place in Arlington, MA, or Quincy, MA. There are index entries for both. [7]
    Children 
    >1. Living
    >2. REARDON, Marcia,   b. Abt 1944,   d. Abt 1975, Montréal, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Living
    >4. Living
     5. Living
    >6. Living

  • Photos

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    615 1934 Ruth Montrose Salter Arlington High School yearbook photo
    615 1934 Ruth Montrose Salter Arlington High School yearbook photo
    [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    615 1930s Ruth Montrose Salter in scout uniform
    615 1930s Ruth Montrose Salter in scout uniform
    Ruth is wearing a Girl Scout or Campfire Girls uniform. This photo was taken at Camp Teela-Wooket in Roxbury, Vermont. Teela-Wooket was known as "The Horseback Camp."  [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    039 1943c Ruth, George and Daniel B Reardon II
    039 1943c Ruth, George and Daniel B Reardon II
    This photo shows Ruth and George holding a young Daniel B. Reardon II in the side yard of 74 Greenleaf Street in Quincy, MA. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    039 1930s George Daniel Reardon and Ruth Montrose Salter skiing in NH
    039 1930s George Daniel Reardon and Ruth Montrose Salter skiing in NH
    George and Ruth downhill skiing in New Hampshire, probably Cranmore. They often took the ski train from North Station to North Conway. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorking]
    039 1968 George Daniel Reardon and Ruth Montrose Salter sailing the ROGUE II in Hingham Bay
    039 1968 George Daniel Reardon and Ruth Montrose Salter sailing the ROGUE II in Hingham Bay
    The photo was taken in Hingham Bay aboard the ROGUE II, a blue Pearson 34. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    039 1941 Ruth Montrose Salter in wedding gown
    039 1941 Ruth Montrose Salter in wedding gown
    This photo was taken at the wedding of Ruth and George. Ruth is shown wearing her wine-colored velvet wedding dress. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    039 1950s Ruth Montrose Salter Reardon in front yard
    039 1950s Ruth Montrose Salter Reardon in front yard
    Ruth is shown sitting in the front yard of her home at 154 Putnam Street in Quincy, MA. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    039 1941 Ruth Montrose Salter Reardon at Post Island
    039 1941 Ruth Montrose Salter Reardon at Post Island
    This photo of Ruth was taken at Post Island in Quincy, MA. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]
    039 1950s Ruth Montrose Salter Reardon headshot
    039 1950s Ruth Montrose Salter Reardon headshot
    Headshot clipped from photo of Ruth sitting in her front yard. [Photo credit: Patricia Reardon Vorkink]

  • Sources 
    1. [S197] U.S. Social Security Death Index on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.), Number: 008-30-0131; Issue State: Vermont; Issue Date: 1958 -1959. (Reliability: 3).
      Birth date:  8 Sep 1900  Birth place:    Death date:  Feb 1980  Death place:  Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States of America

    2. [S91] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.) (Reliability: 3).
      Birth date:  27 Feb 1916  Birth place:    Residence date:  1935-1993 Residence place:  Hingham, MA

    3. [S90] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.) (Reliability: 3).
      Birth date:  27 Feb 1916  Birth place:    Residence date:  1985 Residence place:  Hingham, MA

    4. [S197] U.S. Social Security Death Index on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.), Number: 022-07-4761; Issue State: Massachusetts; Issue Date : Before 1951. (Reliability: 3).
      Birth date:  27 Feb 1916  Birth place:    Death date:  6 Dec 1996 Death place:  Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States of America

    5. [S104] Massachusetts - Death Index, 1970-2003 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.) (Reliability: 3).
      Birth date:  27 Feb 1916  Birth place:  Massachusetts  Death date:  6 Dec 1996  Death place:  Weymouth

    6. [S381] Reardon, Ruth Salter, obituary, newspaper clipping, (Article is dated Dec. 1996. Newspaper of origin was not recorded.) (Reliability: 3).
      OBITUARIES [DEC/1996]
      Ruth S. Reardon
      Ruth Salter Reardon, of Hingham, died Dec. 6. She was a graduate of Katharine Gibbs School and worked at Provident Institute for Savings and N.E. Steamship Company. While summering with her family at Post Island, Quincy, she met her husband 75 years ago. They were married for 55 years. The couple traveled widely for many years, most recently voyaging around the world on the S.S. Rotterdam and around Cape Horn of South America on the Royal Viking Sun. The close knit family, while pursuing a broad range of professional interests, gathers for vacations on Reardon's Retreat, and island off Deer Isle, Maine, and occasionally at Montrose Villa on Monserrat, BWI. Mrs. Reardon was active in the community, serving in the Girl Scout program and as a volunteer at Hingham Public Library for many years. She believed in the importance of her family, and throughout her life, supported their achievements. In her quiet way, she embodied for them the love and respect of 55 happily married years. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 11 at St. Paul's Church, Hingham. Mrs. Reardon was the wife of George D. Reardon and leaves four sons, Dr. Daniel B. Reardon of E. Greenwich, R.I., William S. Reardon of Hingham, Brian A. Reardon of Boston and George D. Reardon of Pasadena, Calif.; a daughter, Patricia R. Vorkink of Damascus, Md.; a sister, Janet O'Brien of Milton; two sisters-in-law, artist Mary A. Reardon and Mrs. Paul C. Reardon, both of Hingham; and 11 grandchildren, including Elizabeth and Benjamin Reardon of Hingham. Donations in her memory may be made to South Shore Conservatory of Music, 1 Conservatory Dr., Hingham 02043. Arrangements were by Pyne-Keohane Funeral Home, Hingham.

    7. [S49] Massachusetts - Marriage Index, on Ancestry, Ancestry.com., (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.), Index Volume Number: 137 Date Range: 1941-1945 Alphabet Range: Ramis - Siekman Reference Number: F63.M36 v.137 (Reliability: 3).
      Name:      George Daniel Reardon
      Marriage Year:      1941
      Marriage Place:      Arlington, Massachusetts, USA
      Volume Number:      3
      Page Number:      462