Rose Rooney

7 March 1917–3 March 1998 (Age 80)
Goldfield, Esmeralda, Nevada, United States

The Life of Rose

When Rose Rooney was born on 7 March 1917, in Goldfield, Esmeralda, Nevada, United States, her father, Daniel Paul Rooney, was 33 and her mother, Catherine Mary Flood, was 26. She married Arthur Elmo Baker on 21 December 1936, in Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States. She lived in Burke, Shoshone, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Ouray, Ouray, Colorado, United States in 1940. She died on 3 March 1998, in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Hailey, Blaine, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Elmo Baker
Rose Rooney
Marriage: 21 December 1936

Spouse and Children

21 December 1936
Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Paul Rooney


    Catherine Mary Flood




    Mary K Rooney





    Bridget Rooney


+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 2

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruanaidh ‘descendant of Ruanadh’, a byname meaning ‘champion’. 2. reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruadháin ( see Ruane ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rose Rooney in household of Dan Rooney, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rose Rooney in household of Daniel Rooney, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rose Baker in household of Elmo Baker, "United States Census, 1940"

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