Reuben Grant Rose

2 November 1901–23 May 1986 (Age 84)
Wabash, Illinois, United States

The Life of Reuben Grant

When Reuben Grant Rose was born on 2 November 1901, in Wabash, Illinois, United States, his father, Richard Tilton Rose, was 44 and his mother, Rebecca Jane Deisher, was 44. He had at least 1 son with Nellie Royer. He died on 23 May 1986, at the age of 84, and was buried in Sorento, Bond, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Grant Rose
1901–1986
Nellie Royer
1902–1989
Harry Edward Rose
1923–2001

Spouse and Children

    Male1901–1986Male

    Nellie Royer

    Female1902–1989Female

children

(1)

    Harry Edward Rose

    Male1923–2001Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 9

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 24

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

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.

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Sources (1)

  • Reuben Grant Rose, "Find A Grave Index"

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