Robert Tildon LaRue

1877–1965 (Age 88)
LaRue, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Robert Tildon

When Robert Tildon LaRue was born on 10 February 1877, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States, his father, Robert Hodgen LaRue Jr, was 27 and his mother, Artemitia Frances Turnham, was 23. He married Charity Ophelia Chambers on 28 May 1898, in Johnson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 6, Dallas, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 18 February 1965, in Cedar Hill, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Duncanville, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Tildon LaRue
Charity Ophelia Chambers
Marriage: 28 May 1898
Samuel Clarence LaRue
Frances Dilona LaRue
Joseph Commie LaRue
Robert Leslie LaRue
Stella Mattie La Rue
Rable Larue
Thomas Woodrow LaRue
David Elvis LaRue

Spouse & Children

28 May 1898
Johnson, Texas, United States


  • Male1899–1974Male

  • Female1902–1988Female

  • Joseph Commie LaRue


  • Robert Leslie LaRue


  • Stella Mattie La Rue


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 15

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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 T La Rue, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Robert T Larue, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Tildon R Larue, "United States Census, 1910"

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