Rosa May Tice

9 November 1905–25 September 1984 (Age 78)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Rosa May

When Rosa May Tice was born on 9 November 1905, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Edgar Springer Tice, was 23 and her mother, Nancy Belle Crews, was 19. She married T J Akers on 30 April 1925, in Lawrence, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Wayne, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1930. She died on 25 September 1984, at the age of 78, and was buried in Fish Trapp Cemetery, Sims Ridge, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

T J Akers
Rosa May Tice
Marriage: 30 April 1925
Carrie Bell Akers

Spouse and Children

    T J Akers



30 April 1925
Lawrence, Tennessee, United States


    Carrie Bell Akers


Parents and Siblings




    Martha E Tice



    Willie Bea Tice


    Myrtle Tice


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a female name Tezia, Teucia, Tietsa, pet forms of Continental Germanic compound names formed with the unattested element þēudo ‘people’, ‘race’.2 Americanized spelling of German Theiss or possibly Theus .3 Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Tijs, from a short form of Matthijs, Dutch form of Matthew .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rosie M Tice in household of Ed Tice, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rosa Aker in household of Edward Tice, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Myrtle Tice in household of Edward Tice, "United States Census, 1930"

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