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Benjamin Rudderforth Family
Posted by: Pat Titus Jumbelick Date: January 25, 2001 at 07:23:44
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Thought I would offer this info on my Dad, Benjamin M Rudderforth m1) Elizabeth Coughlin and had daughters 1) Norita Elizabeth Rudderforth b Oct 29, 1937 and 2) Melvena Ann Rudderforth b Jan 27, 1940 divorced and m2) Grace Balestra Titus (widow). Children of second marriage are Teresa Marie b March 26, 1951 twins Linda Christine and Lana Christine b August 23, 1952, finally a son, Benjamin William b Feb 21, 1959 and another girl Melissa Marie b November 2, 1964.
Norita m 1) Gilbert Craig Byington on June 18, 1955 in Md and they had Steve Craig on Feb 14, 1956. Susan Diane was b in Oct of 1957 and David Benjamin in Dec of 1958. Dawn was their last child. Norita m 2) G Harvey Ball and had Stacy Leigh Ball.
Steven m Margo Smith and has two children Amanda Lynn and Paul. Steve is retired for m the Navy, currently living in KY. He is an accomplished artist and musician. His wife, Margo is an RN.
Susan m 1) ? Brady and had Kelly Diane Brady, she m2) and had Steven Starner and m3) and has Jessica. She is currently works for MVA in Md
David Benjamin m Terry Stewart and they have David, Jr and Angela. David is a paramedic and they currently reside in Fla.
Dawn spent some time in the Navy as an OR tech, left Navy and switched career paths and is currently a PE teacher in Md public schools
Stacy m Jeff Cottingham and has 2 daughters, Andrea Leigh and Katherine Elizabeth. She is an RN and lives in Md.

Melvena got m at the age of 16, in July of 1956. She m Jack J Woodruff and they have 4 daughters. Jan Irene m Ed Funkhouser and has 3 children: Jay, Brian Matthew, and Erin. Jan is a RN. Kim Eileen is married and separated. Pam Colleen is divorced with one son, Jonathon Fahringer. Jonathon is a competive wrestler and champion on the east coast. Ann Teresa is divorced with 3 children: Ashley (?), Kyle, and Jessica.
Teresa was b March 26, 1951 and m C Edward Jett in June of 1970. They have Anthony Daryl Jett b Jan 7, 1971, Brenda Marie b Nov 30, 197. Then they surprised us Derrick b in Sept 1984. Tony was in the Gulf War and currently has followed in the footsteps o fhis father as a firefighter. He has 1 daughter Savannah Marie and he is divorced.
Brenda is now m and has 2 children: Kaylee and Jacob Tayman. Brenda works for our county courts. Derrick is still a high school student. Teresa and Eddie are currently living in WV.
Linda has been d twice, but very involved with her stepchildren. She currently resides with Lana.
Lana is also divorced but with 2 children: Sean and Sarah Grace. Sean is m and has a daughter Kelsey. Sarah is also m and has 2; Christopher Daniel and Katrin Michaela.
Benjamin (Bud) is m to Carol Dial and they have 3 children Ralph (called Nicky), Joshua Benjamin b Aug 8, 1981 currently in the US AF and Jenna Nichole currently a high school senior.
Melissa has never married and is currently employed in the federal government.
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