Julia A Root

Femaleabout 1820–10 January 1886

Brief Life History of Julia A

When Julia A Root was born about 1820, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Milo Root, was 34 and her mother, Mary French, was 31. She married Samuel Dearth on 18 March 1853, in Warren, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Clearcreek Township, Warren, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 10 January 1886, in Springboro, Warren, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Clearcreek Township, Warren, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Dearth
Julia A Root
Marriage: 18 March 1853
Elizabeth Druillard
Ellen Dearth
Loretta Drouillard
Mary E. Dearth
Stanley Dearth

Sources (14)

  • Julia Dearth in household of Samuel Dearth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Julia A Root, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Julia A. Dearth, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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  • Marriage
    18 March 1853Warren, Ohio, United States
  • Children (5)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 0

    On January 28, 1820, the New Jersey Legislature incorporated the City of Jersey from parts of the Bergen Township. The city would be reincorporated two more times (January 23, 1829 and February 22, 1838) before receiving its official name. Jersey City became part of the new Hudson County in February of 1840.

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 16

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.


    Age 24

    The 1844 revision of the New Jersey State Constitution made some significant changes. Suffrage rights were revoked from women and non-whites, meaning that only white men could vote. A separation of powers was established between executive, legislative, and judicial branches. A new bill of rights was provided, and the state now had the right to elect the governor.

    Name Meaning

    English: perhaps a nickname for a cheerful person, from an unrecorded Middle English rote (Old English rōt) ‘glad, cheerful’.

    English: from Middle English rote, route, rotte ‘rote’ (of uncertain origin but apparently ultimately akin to Welsh crwth), perhaps used for a player of the medieval stringed instrument, a kind of harp or fiddle. Compare Rutter .

    English: perhaps a habitational name from Wroot (Lincolnshire), from Old English wrōt ‘snout, spur of land’.

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

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