Ruth Evelyn Tapley1

#14506, (22 March 1860-7 September 1864)
FatherJohn Edward Tapley1 (c 1837-6 Jan 1903)
MotherEllen Masters Baker1 (c 1838-17 Aug 1919)
ChartsWayte Family - descendants
Last Edited17 Dec 2021
Memorial marker for Ellen Masters Baker and her Daughter Ruth Tapley.
Source: Find a Grave Memorial 194184193
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Ruth Evelyn Tapley was born on 22 March 1860 at Adelaide.2,1 She was the daughter of John Edward Tapley and Ellen Masters Baker.1 Her body was interred at Bain's Cemetery on 7 September 1864 at Morphett Vale, South Australia.3,4

Ruth died on 7 September 1864 at Morphett Vale, South Australia, at age 4 of bronchitis.1,5


  1. [S864] E-mails from Carole Knight Baker to Tim Hill, 2015- 'Re: WAYTE families query' - 10 March 2015 at 14:49.
  2. [S1152] Lavender Blue - The Tapleys ( John Edward Tapley 1837 to 1903 (…) (for place and date).
  3. [S466] Find a Grave ( Find a Grave, database and images (… : accessed 17 December 2021), memorial page for Ellen Masters Baker Sprigg (1836–1919), Find a Grave Memorial ID 194184193, citing Morphett Vale Bains Cemetery, Morphett Vale, Onkaparinga City, South Australia, Australia ; Maintained by TanKris (contributor 49742925) .
  4. [S592] Australia Cemeteries ( Morphett Vale - Bains Road Cemetery (…).
  5. [S1152] Lavender Blue - The Tapleys ( RichardEdward Tapley 1811 to 1891 (…) (for cause of death).