Huldah Rose

14 February 1732–
Preston, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Huldah

When Huldah Rose was born on 14 February 1732, in Preston, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Joseph Thomas Rose Sr., was 38 and her mother, Sarah Pelton, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Thomas Rose Sr.
1693–1770
Sarah Pelton
1692–1770
Robert Rose
1717–1791
Hannah Rose
1720–
Mary Rose
1722–
Joseph Rose Jr.
1726–1806
Ame Rose
1728–
Huldah Rose
1732–

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World Events (6)

1776

Age 44

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 49

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 62

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

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 (2)

  • Huldah Rose, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Huldah Rose, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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