- Born: Cir 1845, Lenton, Notts 123,124
- Marriage: Martha Clifford on 7 Aug 1864 in Beeston Parish Church, Notts 120
Noted events in his life were:
• Residence: Villa Street, Beeston, Notts, at the time of the census in March 1851. 157 He was then staing with William abd Sarah Cox who are described as his relatives.
• Occupation: lacemaker, at the time of the census in April 1861. 156 He was then living at Butchers Lane, Beeston, Notts with his parents and seven siblings.
Rueben married Martha Clifford, daughter of Samuel Clifford and Mary Stenson, on 7 Aug 1864 in Beeston Parish Church, Notts.120 (Martha Clifford was born circa 1844 in Beeston, Notts 121,122.)