Rosanna Murphy

about 1857–
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Rosanna

When Rosanna Murphy was born about 1857, in Indiana, United States, her father, William Henry Murphy, was 43 and her mother, Margaret J. Cox, was 44. She married William J. Barnard on 26 August 1875, in Preble, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Blooming Grove Township, Franklin, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Eaton, Preble, Ohio, United States in 1880.

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William J. Barnard
Rosanna Murphy
Marriage: 26 August 1875
Myrtle Barnard

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 August 1875Preble, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
    Age 3
    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 33
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Aileen, Kieran, Brigid, Donal, Siobhan, Eamon, Aidan, Dermot, John Patrick, Declan.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha ‘descendant of Murchadh’, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + cath ‘battle’, i.e. ‘sea warrior’. This was an important family in Tyrone. For the surname with mac, see also McMurrough (Leinster).English: variant of Morphey (see Morphew ).

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Rosana Murphy in household of William Murphy, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Rose Murphy in entry for Frank Mann and Myrtle Alexander, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
    • Rosan Barnard in household of William Barnard, "United States Census, 1880"

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