Margaret Rothrock

FemaleApril 1862–1 February 1917

Brief Life History of Margaret

When Margaret Rothrock was born in April 1862, in Colorado, United States, her father, Wilson Lee Rothrock, was 33 and her mother, Sarah Ann Carter, was 24. She married Andrew M. Hummer on 20 June 1894, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 1 February 1917, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Lake View, Passaic, New Jersey, United States.

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Andrew M. Hummer
Margaret Rothrock
Marriage: 20 June 1894
Helen Bell Hummer

Sources (9)

  • Margaret Hummer in household of A M Hummer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marguerite Rothrock, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Marguerite Hummer, "Washington Deaths and Burials, 1810-1960"

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  • Marriage
    20 June 1894Jackson, Missouri, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · Colorado War

    Age 1

    The Colorado War was a conflict between the United States and an alliance among the Kiowa, Araphaho, Cheyenne, and Comache nations of the Native American. The war was over the Eastern Plains of the Colorado Territory and resulted in the removal of the tribes.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 19

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    German: from Middle High German rōt ‘red’ + roc ‘tunic’; hence a nickname, probably for someone who habitually wore a red tunic. This surname is no longer found in Germany. Compare Rodrock and Rotruck .

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

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