Rosella Lillian Butterfield

7 March 1906–8 January 1944 (Age 37)
Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States

The Life of Rosella Lillian

When Rosella Lillian Butterfield was born on 7 March 1906, in Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States, her father, William Hosie Butterfield, was 32 and her mother, Annie Marie Cecelia Quest, was 22. She married Frank Bester on 1 February 1924, in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States. She lived in Rochelle, Flagg Township, Ogle, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 January 1944, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Chico, Butte, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Bester
Rosella Lillian Butterfield
Marriage: 1 February 1924

Spouse and Children

1 February 1924
Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1907 · The Marshall Public Library

Age 1

The first Public library in Pocatello opened its doors in 1907 and has served the community even since.

Age 11

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a pasture for cattle or at a dairy farm, or a habitational name from a place named Butterfield (for example in West Yorkshire), from Old English butere ‘butter’ + feld ‘open country’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Rosezella Hronek in household of Matt Hronek, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rosealla Butterfield in household of William Butterfield, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roseces Butterfield in household of Walter Butterfield, "United States Census, 1910"

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