This George was the grandson of Andrew Ruddell and gr-grandson of George Ruddell ca 1740. This George married Elizabeth Greenwood Oct 6, 1836.
1850 Census Richmond Co, GA shows all of George Ruddell's children living with his mother-in-law, Sarah Greenwood, age 66; John H. Ruddell 13, Frances R. Ruddell 13, George M. 9, Elizabeth 7, all born in Georgia.
1860, 1870 and 1880 Census Rusk Co, TX shows Theodoric Ruddell 45 b GA (1860) with wife Ellen M.
Harriet Elizabeth Montfort married George's father Abraham Ruddell November 21, 1806.Abraham was the son of Andrew Ruddell and Eleanor Goare.