Artemus Bruce Larabee was born about 1774 in Stevenstown, New York. He was the youngest son of Eleazer Larrabee and his second wife Sarah Hall. Artemus married Olive Rose around 1800 in the Stevenstown area. She was the daughter of Nathaniel Rose. They moved to St. Albans, Vermont around 1827. Olive is buried in the Greenwood cemetary in St Albans. Artemus died while living with his daughter, Olive, in Cambridge, VT in the 1850's.