Theodore A Monroe

5 April 1907–21 October 1975 (Age 68)
San Diego, San Diego, California, United States

The Life of Theodore A

When Theodore A Monroe was born on 5 April 1907, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, his father, Lloyd Otto Ruehle, was 21 and his mother, Laura May Talbutt, was 20. He lived in Laguna Beach, Orange, California, United States in 1935 and Downey Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 21 October 1975, in Bellflower, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 68.

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Theodore A Monroe
Elpha Irene Gibbs

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    Elpha Irene Gibbs


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    Lloyd Otto Ruehle





World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 3

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

Scottish: according to tradition, this is a rare example of a Gaelic surname of topographic origin, the first element of which is probably Gaelic mun, a mutated form of bun ‘foot’, or British minit ‘hill’. In Ireland this name has sometimes been used as an equivalent of O’Mellan ( see Mellon ) and Milroy 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lloyd Theodore Monroe in household of Laura May Monroe, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lloyd Buehler in household of Lloyd Buehler, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ted A Monroe, "United States Census, 1940"

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