Elizabeth Rose

about 1835–
Clinton, New York, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Rose was born about 1835, in Clinton, New York, United States. She married Theodore Foster Starks on 20 April 1851, in Rock, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons.

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Family Time Line

Theodore Foster Starks
1824–1865
Elizabeth Rose
1835–
Marriage: 20 April 1851
Leonard R. Starks
1854–1927
Theodore Judson Starks
1857–1922
George Foster Starks
1859–1902

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 April 1851
Rock, Wisconsin, United States
children

(3)

    Leonard R. Starks

    Male1854–1927Male

    Theodore Judson Starks

    Male1857–1922Male

    George Foster Starks

    Male1859–1902Male

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Elisabeth Stark in entry for John Stark and Maria Casper, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"

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