Kate's father was Benjamin Shaw, (b. Yorkshire, England November 1823, d. April 4, 1906.) Benjamin arrived in America as a child to New York, in 1824. He married Ann Offord in 1857, in Marshall, Illinois, they had seven children, 4 survived him upon death. The Shaw's moved to Crawford, Illinois in 1879.
Kate was born in 1867, in Illinois. She married Henry T. Ruddell 1885.
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