Rosa May Francis Neese

Female18 September 1881–27 March 1971

Brief Life History of Rosa May Francis

When Rosa May Francis Neese was born on 18 September 1881, in Putnamville, Warren Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States, her father, Lewis Neese, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Ann Crouse, was 32. She married Harley Granville Miller on 13 September 1906. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Jackson Township, Owen, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Washington Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 March 1971, at the age of 89.

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Harley Granville Miller
Rosa May Francis Neese
Marriage: 13 September 1906
Vina M Miller
Mary Garnet Miller
Everett Miller

Sources (7)

  • Rosie Miller in household of Harlley Miller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rosa Neese, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Rosa Neese in entry for Albert A Rubeck and Mary Garnet Miller, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 September 1906
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 1

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.


    Age 5

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 25

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois (see McNeese ).

    North German: from a short form of the female personal name Agnes .

    German: habitational name from Neese (Mecklenburg-West Pomerania).

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

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