DE COU, Herbert Fletcher. Good Harbor, Mich. 1868 — Cyrene (Libya) 11.3.1911. U.S. Classical Scholar. A.M. 1890 University of Michigan, in 1892-93 Instructor of Greek and Sanskrit there, again 1899-1900 during Wait’s leave. Interested in Archaeology he worked then Rome and Athens, then in Cyrene in still Turkish Libya, where he was murdered, the culprit never found.
Sources: The University of Michigan. An Encyclopedic Survey. 2, 1951, 608; http://archive.archaeology.org/online/features/cyrene/decou.html.