Ralph Rose

16 November 1818–22 March 1881 (Age 62)
Ancaster, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Ralph

When Ralph Rose was born on 16 November 1818, in Ancaster, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, his father, Andrew Rose, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Daniels, was 28. He married Hannah Matthews in 1842, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. He died on 22 March 1881, in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Ben Lomond Cemetery, North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Ralph Rose
Sophrona Ann Hammond
Marriage: 1853
Louisia Ann Rose
Charles Rose
Franklin John Rose
Mary Sylvestia Rose
Willard Emerson Rose
Sarah Sylvesta Rose
William Joseph Rose
Wilson Otis Rose

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  • Marriage
    1853Weber, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 2
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 18
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, French, Walloon, Danish, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (from 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 topographic or habitational name referring to 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 (compare 4 below). In North America, the English form of the surname has absorbed cognates and similar-sounding names from other languages, e.g. Hungarian Rózsa (see Rozsa ), Slovak Róža and Czech Roza . Compare 6 below and French Larose 2.English: from the Middle English female personal name Rohese, Roese, later Rose, Royse (ancient Germanic Hrodohaidis, Rothaid, composed of the elements hrōd ‘fame, renown’ + haid(is) ‘kind, sort’).English and Scottish: variant of Ross .

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

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    William Arnold Rose

    WILLIAM ARNOLD "BILL" ROSE Compiled and written by Lovell Killpack (Revised September 2005) William Arnold Rose, son of John Rose and Aurelia Minerva Peet was born October 17, 1839 at Montrose in …

    Sources (25)

    • Ralph Rose, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Ralph Rose in entry for Joseph Rose and Delena Johnson, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Ralph Rose in entry for Adaleida Richards, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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