Emma Jane Rose

about 28 January 1849–30 September 1943 (Age 94)
Winchester, North Dundas, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Emma Jane

When Emma Jane Rose was born about 28 January 1849, in Winchester, North Dundas, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, her father, Alvin Benson Rose, was 33 and her mother, Sarah Jane Lockwood, was 33. She married Omar Ferguson on 7 July 1868, in Trenton, Hastings, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Sidney, Hastings, Ontario, Canada in 1881 and York, Ontario, Canada in 1901. She died on 30 September 1943, in Beeton, New Tecumseth, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 94, and was buried in Beeton United Cemetery, Beeton, New Tecumseth, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Omar Ferguson
1838–1887
Emma Jane Rose
1849–1943
Marriage: 7 July 1868
George Alfred Ferguson
1869–1963
Laura Maretta Ferguson
1871–1887
Alma Ida Ferguson
1874–
Clarissa Perchita Ferguson
1877–1972
Sarah Ann Fergusson
1878–1935
Beatrice Ferguson
1880–1975
Herman Ferguson
1882–1951
John Wesley Ferguson
1884–
Mabel May Ferguson
1887–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 July 1868Trenton, Hastings, Ontario, Canada
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1867 · Ontario Founded
    Age 18
    On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
    1869
    Age 20
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    1883 · Mining Boom
    Age 34
    In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, French, Walloon, Danish, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (from 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 topographic or habitational name referring to 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 (compare 4 below). In North America, the English form of the surname has absorbed cognates and similar-sounding names from other languages, e.g. Hungarian Rózsa (see Rozsa ), Slovak Róža and Czech Roza . Compare 6 below and French Larose 2.English: from the Middle English female personal name Rohese, Roese, later Rose, Royse (ancient Germanic Hrodohaidis, Rothaid, composed of the elements hrōd ‘fame, renown’ + haid(is) ‘kind, sort’).English and Scottish: variant of Ross .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Rozic
    Rosson
    Roseman
    Roos
    Reisen
    Rosado
    Royce
    Roesel
    Roese
    Rozak
    Rosenbach
    Roser
    Royston
    Royse
    Rosette
    Rosman
    Ross
    Rozier
    Rozsa
    Rusk

    Sources (27)

    • Emma J. Rose in entry for Herman Fergusson, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
    • Emma Ferguson, "Canada Census, 1901"
    • Emily Jane Rose in entry for Hermas Surguson and Roxie R Honsberger, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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