Mary Ruth Rosenberger

August 1890–1954 (Age 63)
Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary Ruth

When Mary Ruth Rosenberger was born in August 1890, in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry Posey Rosenberger, was 44 and her mother, Mary Sealer, was 37. She married James Edgar Rothermel on 14 November 1912, in Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in North Lebanon Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Fleetwood, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died in 1954, in Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

James Edgar Rothermel
Mary Ruth Rosenberger
Marriage: 14 November 1912
Fannie Rothermel
Josephine R. Rothermel

Spouse and Children

14 November 1912
Lebanon, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Henry Posey Rosenberger





    Laura G. Rosenberger



    Sarah C. Rosenberger



    Bertha E Rosenberger


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 15

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of the various places called Rosenberg .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Rothermel in household of James Rothermel, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth Rothermal in household of James Rothermal, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth Rothermel in household of James E Rothermel, "United States Census, 1930"

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