Robert LaRue

1906–1988 (Age 81)
Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States

The Life of Robert

When Robert LaRue was born on 31 December 1906, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, his father, Franklin LaRue, was 52 and his mother, Edith Gertrude Chase, was 22. He married Ruby Ann McNeil on 4 May 1931, in Belen, Valencia, New Mexico, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Maricopa, Arizona, United States for about 10 years. He died in November 1988, in Cave Creek, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Robert LaRue
Ruby Ann McNeil
Marriage: 4 May 1931
Allan James LaRue

Spouse & Children

4 May 1931
Belen, Valencia, New Mexico, United States


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 9

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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 La Rue in household of Franklin La Rue, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Robert Larue in household of Franklin Larue, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert Larue in household of Edith G Larue, "United States Census, 1930"

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