Lou Vettie Crews

21 October 1882–6 February 1914 (Age 31)
Bradfordsville, Marion, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lou Vettie

When Lou Vettie Crews was born on 21 October 1882, in Bradfordsville, Marion, Kentucky, United States, her father, Charles Hardin Crews, was 23 and her mother, Fannie Clelland Morgeson, was 20. She married LeRoy Deering on 11 August 1900, in Lebanon, Marion, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 2 Bradfordsville, Marion, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and De Witt, DeWitt, Illinois, United States in 1910. She died on 6 February 1914, at the age of 31, and was buried in Crews Cemetery, Bradfordsville, Marion, Kentucky, United States.

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LeRoy Deering
Lou Vettie Crews
Marriage: 11 August 1900
Ruth Marie Deering
Ollie Clemons Deering
Charles Blandford Deering
Elzie Deering
Lillie Bell Deering

Spouse and Children

11 August 1900
Lebanon, Marion, Kentucky, United States



    Ollie Clemons Deering



    Elzie Deering


    Lillie Bell Deering


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 10

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Cruse .2 Americanized spelling of German and Danish Kruse .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lue B Crews in household of Charles Crews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lou Derring in household of Leroy Derring, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Luevetta Crews Deering in entry for Mr Charles B Deering, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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