Robert Jacob Larue

1904–1985 (Age 81)
Fresno, Fresno, California, United States

The Life of Robert Jacob

When Robert Jacob Larue was born on 3 March 1904, in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States, his father, Samuel Robert LaRue, was 46 and his mother, Belle Bradshaw, was 44. He married Alma L. Cobb on 26 June 1928, in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Napa, Napa, California, United States for about 5 years and Napa Judicial Township, Napa, California, United States in 1940. He died in March 1985, at the age of 81, and was buried in Napa, Napa, California, United States.

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Robert Jacob Larue
Alma L. Cobb
Marriage: 26 June 1928
Constance Ann Larue

Spouse & Children

26 June 1928
San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 2

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Robert J Larue, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert J Larue in household of Helen Larue, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert J Larue in household of Samuel R Larue, "United States Census, 1910"

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