Rosa Howe

25 April 1888–7 May 1916 (Age 28)
Spickard, Grundy, Missouri, United States

The Life of Rosa

When Rosa Howe was born on 25 April 1888, in Spickard, Grundy, Missouri, United States, her father, Mathias Howe, was 28 and her mother, Louisa Elizabeth Marrs, was 30. She lived in Franklin Township, Grundy, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 7 May 1916, at the age of 28.

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Oscar Boots
1889–1982
Rosa Howe
1888–1916

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 8

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a small hill or a man-made mound or barrow, Middle English how (Old Norse haugr), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, such as Howe in Norfolk and North Yorkshire.2 English: variant of Hugh .3 Jewish (American): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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  • Rosa Howe in household of Mathias Howe, "United States Census, 1900"

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