Museum the New Llano Colony

Ruth Jernberg

Birth: She was born in 1921 in Colorado.  


Pre-Colony History:  

Family Information: Daughter of Fredric and Reka Jernberg.

Sister of Ellen, Elmer and Elsie Jernberg.  

Job in Colony:  

Home in Colony: In 1930 the family was living in a home inside the colony.  

Other Info: She was often part of the program at the theater; A junior member of the Glee Club.  

Post-Colony History: She married Gilbert L. Bower in 1950 at Logan, Colorado.  

Death: She died in 1999 and was buried in Sterling, Colorado.  

Sources: "Vernon Parish Democrat": February 28, 1929; US Census: 1930; Colorado County Marriage Records;