Elizabeth Rose

1833–20 June 1911
Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Rose was born in 1833, in Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, her father, Michael Rose, was 40 and her mother, Mary Kitto, was 30. She married Samuel Penna on 23 March 1861, in Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Rose, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1871. She was buried in Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England.

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Samuel Penna
Elizabeth Rose
Marriage: 23 March 1861

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Penna



23 March 1861
Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings



    John Rose



    Mary Ann Rose



    Michael Rose


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World Events (7)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 0

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 21

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, French, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (Latin rosa), in various applications. In part it is a topographic name for someone who lived at a place where wild roses grew, or a habitational name for someone living at a house bearing the sign of the rose. It is also found, especially in Europe, as a nickname for a man with a ‘rosy’ complexion. As an American surname, this name has absorbed cognates and similarsounding names from other European languages.2 English: variant of Royce .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the word for the flower (German Rose, Yiddish royz), or a metronymic name from the Yiddish female personal name Royze, derived from the word for the flower.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Penna in household of Samuel Penna, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Elizabeth Penna in household of Samuel Penna, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Elizabeth Penna in household of Samuel Penna, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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