Rosa Anna Dowlen

18 February 1883–4 July 1945 (Age 62)
Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rosa Anna

When Rosa Anna Dowlen was born on 18 February 1883, in Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Edward Dowlen, was 51 and her mother, Emily Jane Nash, was 47. She married John James Bashore on 29 January 1901, in Enumclaw, King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1920 and Trinity Center Judicial Township, Trinity, California, United States in 1940. She died on 4 July 1945, in Chico, Butte, California, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Chico, Butte, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John James Bashore
Rosa Anna Dowlen
Marriage: 29 January 1901
Mary Ellen Bashore
Maurice Hearst Bashore
John J Bashore

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 January 1901Enumclaw, King, Washington, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 17
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    English (Sussex and Surrey): variant of Dolling, a nickname from an unrecorded Middle English dolling, douling, dulling ‘dull or stupid one’. Compare Doll , Dowling , Dowlin , and Dowland .

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Rosa Anna Dowlen in entry for Maurice Hearst Bashore, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Rosa Bashore in household of John Bashore, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Rosa Annie Dowlen, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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