Rose Gay Patterson

7 September 1896–26 February 1971 (Age 74)
Martin, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Rose Gay

When Rose Gay Patterson was born on 7 September 1896, in Martin, Minnesota, United States, her father, James Edward Patterson, was 30 and her mother, Nettie Orinda Warner, was 22. She had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Rudolph Robert Strike. She lived in Stanford Township, Isanti, Minnesota, United States for about 20 years. She died on 26 February 1971, at the age of 74.

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Rudolph Robert Strike
Rose Gay Patterson
Marion Lucille Strike
George Robert Strike
Edward Strike
Alice Strike

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    George Robert Strike


    Edward Strike


    Alice Strike


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1898 · The Kensington Runestone

Age 2

A Swedish man, Olof Ohman, was farming on his land when he came across a 202-pound rock slab that had strange writing on it. Convinced it was proof that Scandinavian explorers came to that area before Columbus found the Americas, he had it looked at by scholars and linguists to find its translation. There has been a drawn-out debate on the stone's authenticity, with a scholarly consensus that classifies it as a hoax and the community which is convinced that it is authentic.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rose Strike in household of Rudolph Strike, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rose Strike in household of Rudolf R Strike, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rose Patterson in household of James E Patterson, "United States Census, 1900"

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