Ruth Muriel Kauffman, the oldest daughter of Ezra and Belle Kauffman was born January 8, 1909.












Ruth married Ira Meyers and had two children, Richard and Elaine.  Ruth and Ira lived at Grand Lake until 1940.  They moved to Paulsbo, Washington in 1942.

Ruth and Richard

Ruth and Ira


Richard was born in the Kauffman House.  He married Camille Carrier June 18, 1953 and have two children.  Catherine Meyers Marquis was born in 1961 and Brian Meyers was born August 1, 1967.  Elaine Patricia Meyers lives on Guemes Island, Washiington.

Later in life Ruth married Fred McLaren (RMNP ranger) and they lived in the state of Washington.

Ruth and Fred