Hugh Bevel Lehew Jr

1924–2012 (Age 88)
Kaufman, Texas, United States

The Life of Hugh Bevel

When Hugh Bevel Lehew Jr was born on 8 April 1924, in Kaufman, Texas, United States, his father, Rev Hugh Bevel Brous, was 34 and his mother, Neutie Leon Lehew, was 21. He lived in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 10 April 2012, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Holly, Oakland, Michigan, United States.

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Rev Hugh Bevel Brous
Neutie Leon Lehew
Hugh Bevel Lehew Jr
Dr Marion Wilson Brous
Michie McAfee Brous
John Alton Brous

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 5

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of French Lehu(e), Leheu, Leheut, or Leheux, a nickname or metonymic occupational name, from Old French hos, hues ‘boot’, with the suffix le.

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

Sources (3)

  • Hugh B Brous in household of Hugh B Brous, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hugh B Brous Jr. in household of Hugh B Brous, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hugh B Brous Jr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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