Richard LaRue

1897–1954 (Age 57)
Maryland, United States

The Life of Richard

When Richard LaRue was born in 1897, in Maryland, United States, his father, Richard Lewis LaRue, was 37 and his mother, Mary Alice Woods, was 30. He died in 1954, at the age of 57, and was buried in Emmanuel Cemetery, Garrett, Maryland, United States.

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Richard LaRue
Lillian E.

Spouse & Children

  • Male1897–1954Male

  • Lillian E.


Parents & Siblings

  • Richard Lewis LaRue


  • Female1867–1920Female



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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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 3

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

Age 16

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

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Richard Larue in household of Louis R Larue, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richard Larue in household of Richard Larue, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Richard LaRue - Government record: Census record: male

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