George Washington Roseberry

about 1816–before 1860 (Age 44)
Virginia, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Roseberry was born about 1816, in Virginia, United States, his father, Absalom Roseberry, was 48 and his mother, Ann Dykes, was 36. He married Martha Thurman about 1837, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died before 1860, in Newton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Missouri, United States.

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George Washington Roseberry
Martha Thurman
Marriage: about 1837
Carolyn Roseberry
Washington Roseberry
Arrington Roseberry
Elzy Dickson Roseberry
Wilson Roseberry
Ann Roseberry
Andrew P. Roseberry
Milton Roseburry

Spouse and Children

about 1837
Missouri, United States


    Carolyn Roseberry


    Arrington Roseberry


    Washington Roseberry


    Elzy Dickson Roseberry


    Wilson Roseberry


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Age 5

Missouri is the 24th state
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 13

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish or English: habitational name from Rosebery in Midlothian.2 Americanized form of Swedish Rosberg .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • George Roseberry, "United States Census, 1850"

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