Chloe Rue

Brief Life History of Chloe

Chloe Rue was born about 1768, in Sheffield, Berkshire, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America as the daughter of David Rue. She married Philip Adams Austin on 23 April 1789, in Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Chloe? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Philip Adams Austin
1766–1838
Chloe Rue
1768–
Marriage: 23 April 1789
Morris Austin
1790–1844
Child Austin
1790–
Child Austin
1795–
Susanna Anne Austin
1816–
Alvira Austin
1793–
Albert Gallatin Austin
1809–1899
Alice Austin
1812–
Jonathan Alfred Austin
1813–1859
Samuel Philip Austin
1819–1864

Sources (6)

  • Chloe Reed, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Chloe in entry for Alvira Austin, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Chloe Rue, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (1)

Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived beside a road, track, or pathway, Old French rue (from Latin ruga ‘crease, fold’).

Shortened form of American French Larue 2, itself an altered form of French Leroux .

English: from Middle English rew (Old English rāw) ‘row’. The surname may be topographic, signifying someone who lived by a hedgerow or in a row of houses in a street, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Rewe (Devon), Rew Farm in Rockbeare (Devon), and Rew in Malborough (Devon). See also Rawe 1 and Rowe .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.