Julia A Root

about 1820–10 January 1886 (Age 66)
New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Julia A

When Julia A Root was born about 1820, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Milo Root, was 33 and her mother, Mary French, was 29. 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 66, and was buried in Clearcreek Township, Warren, Ohio, United States.

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

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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

1 English: nickname for a cheerful person, from Middle English rote ‘glad’ (Old English rōt).2 English: metonymic occupational name for a player on the rote, an early medieval stringed instrument (Middle English, Old French rote, of uncertain origin but apparently ultimately akin to Welsh crwth).3 Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a retting place (Dutch root, a derivative of ro(o)ten ‘to ret’, akin to modern English rot), a place where flax is soaked in tubs of water until the stems rot to release the linen fibers.

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

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Sources (14)

  • Julia Dearth in household of Samuel Dearth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Julia A Dearth in household of Samuel Dearth, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Julia A Dearth in household of Samuel Dearth, "United States Census, 1860"

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