Ruth married Unknown SMITH about 1855 in Missouri. (Unknown SMITH was born about 1835 and died before 1884 in prob. Knox County, Missouri.)
Ruth next married Reuben LONG, son of Alexander LONG and Sarah Catherine YEAGER, about 1884 in Knox County, Missouri. (Reuben LONG was born in Mar 1832 in prob. Mason County, Virginia and died after 1910 in Knox County, Missouri.)
1 1910 US Census (District 51, Shelton, Knox County, Missouri). Surety: 4. Lists Reuben Long (age 78, b. WV), third wife Ruth [Henry] (age 63, MO) and daughter Bessie J. (age 11, b. MO), living in Shelton, Missouri. Reuben is listed as a "stock farmer" and indicates that both his parents were born in Virginia. Ruth indicates that both her parents were born in South Carolina. The couple indicate that they have been married for 26 years. Living next door is Reuben's son [from 1st marriage], Jackson Long, and his family. Living on the other side is son George E. Long and his family.
2 1900 US Census (District 45, Shelton, Knox County, Missouri). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Reuben Long (age 68, b. Mar 1832, VA), third wife Ruth [Henry] (age 53, b. Jan 1847, MO) and children [from Reuban's second marriage] Joseph (age 20, b. Apr 1880, MO), Jesse (age 17, b. Jun 1881, MO), [from Reuban's third marriage] George (age 14, b. Sep 1885, MO) and Emma (age 13, b. Apr 1887, MO), living in Shelton, Missouri. Reuben is listed as a "farmer" and indicates that his father was born in Virginia and his mother in Pennsylvania. Ruth indicates that her father was born in Carolina and her mother in Missouri. Joseph and Jesse are both listed as "farm laborers" and indicate that their father was born in Virginia and their mother in Ohio.