Richard Lapee

1896–1958 (Age 61)
Richwoods, Washington, Missouri, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard Lapee was born in December 1896, in Richwoods, Washington, Missouri, United States, his father, Eugene Alexander Lapee, was 44 and his mother, Lena Clementine Thebeau, was 28. He had at least 1 son with Bessie Lapee. He lived in Dudley Township, Haskell, Kansas, United States in 1930. He died in 1958, in Cherokee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Melrose, Cherokee, Kansas, United States.

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Richard Lapee
Bessie Lapee
Richard Cyrus LaPee

Spouse & Children

  • Male1896–1958Male

  • Bessie Lapee




  • Richard Cyrus LaPee


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 4

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 17

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname meaning ‘spark’, ‘dandy’. 2. variant of Lapp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Richard C Lapee, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard Lapee in household of Elex Lapee, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richard Lapee in household of Alexander Lapee, "United States Census, 1900"

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