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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Family Time Line

George Washington Roseberry
1816–1860
Martha Thurman
1815–1903
Marriage: about 1837
Carolyn Roseberry
1840–
Washington Roseberry
1842–1930
Arrington Roseberry
1842–1899
Elzy Dickson Roseberry
1847–1907
Wilson Roseberry
1850–
Ann Roseberry
1852–
Andrew P. Roseberry
1855–
Milton Roseburry
1859–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1837
Missouri, United States
children

(8)

    Carolyn Roseberry

    Female1840–Female

    Arrington Roseberry

    Male1842–1899Male

    Washington Roseberry

    Male1842–1930Male

    Elzy Dickson Roseberry

    Male1847–1907Male

    Wilson Roseberry

    Male1850–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+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. 
1821

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.

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Sources (1)

  • George Roseberry, "United States Census, 1850"

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