Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

John Tower LaRue

Male 1847 - 1941  (93 years)


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  • Name John Tower LaRue 
    Born 29 Dec 1847  , Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/83532675 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-155071 
    Died 28 Nov 1941  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Ottrumwa Cemetery, Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I155071  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Family Isabella Hamilton "Bella" Saunders,   b. 1858, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 Jan 1918  , Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F29337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John T. Larew Is Dead At Age Of 93

      Was Former Ottumwa Policeman, Constable

      John T. Larew 93, one time Ottumwa policeman and constable, died at his home on Elmsdale avenue at 11:10 a.m. He was the son of William and Mary Larew, was born in Indiana December 29, 1847. He had been a resident of Ottumwa for 53 years. He was a member of the Church of Christ. Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Flora Harsch of Ottumwa, Mrs. Fannie Huber of Omaha, Mrs. Ethel Anderson of Los Angeles, Mrs. Lucy Mullenix of Tampa and Mrs. Eunice Rowley of Oskaloosa; two sons, Fred of Blakesburg, route 2 and Albert of Ottumwa, 23 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. A brother in Los Angeles and a sister, Melissa of Danville, Illinois, also survive. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lucy in 1891, in 1899 he remarried to Florence Hibbs, who also preceded him in death in 1915. The body is at Johnson funeral chapel awaiting the completion of arrangements.

      Ottumwa Courier November 28, 1941

  • Sources 
    1. [S3254] Iowa, U.S., Marriage Records, 1880-1947.
      NameJohn T Larew
      GenderMale
      RaceWhite
      Age70
      Birth Dateabt 1848
      Birth PlaceIndiana
      Marriage Date19 Jan 1918
      Marriage PlaceWapello, Iowa, USA
      Father William Larew
      MotherSusan Daugherty
      Spouse Isabella Saunders
      GenderFemale
      RaceWhite
      Age59
      Birth Dateabt 1859
      Birth PlaceCanada
      FatherJohn Saunders
      MotherElizabeth Cotten

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Dec 1847 - , Elkhart Co., Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Nov 1941 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ottrumwa Cemetery, Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
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