Sarah Jane Rose

9 December 1847–2 April 1906 (Age 58)
Des Moines, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Rose was born on 9 December 1847, in Des Moines, Iowa, United States, her father, John Frailey Rose, was 29 and her mother, Marinda Bonar, was 24. She married William Thomas Taylor on 6 February 1877, in Des Moines, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in York, Nebraska, United States in 1880 and Berwyn, Custer, Nebraska, United States in 1900. She died on 2 April 1906, in Custer, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Broken Bow Cemetery, Broken Bow, Custer, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas Taylor
1849–1885
Sarah Jane Rose
1847–1906
Marriage: 6 February 1877
Mary M. Taylor
1877–1944
Ada M Taylor
1880–
William Roscoe Taylor
1882–1918
Lilly Jane Taylor
1885–1932

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 February 1877Des Moines, Iowa, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1854
    Age 7
    On May 30, 1854, the Kansas-Nebraska Act was passed. It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska to decide whether or not they wanted to allow slavery within their borders. This Act repealed the Missouri Compromise of 1820.
    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1863
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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 (10)

    • Sara Taylor, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Sarah J Taylor in household of William Taylor, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah J. Rose - Government record: Census record: birth: about 1848; Iowa, United States

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