Rose Ida Bentley

about 1859–
New York, United States

The Life of Rose Ida

When Rose Ida Bentley was born about 1859, in New York, United States, her father, Burton Bentley, was 49 and her mother, Polly Dodge, was 46. She married Charles S. Bailey on 28 September 1898, in York, York, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Iowa, United States in 1870 and Grove, Allegany, New York, United States in 1875.

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Charles S. Bailey
Rose Ida Bentley
Marriage: 28 September 1898
Charles B Bailey

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    Charles S. Bailey



28 September 1898
York, York, Nebraska, United States


    Charles B Bailey


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 8

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 31

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

1 English: habitational name from any of various places, the chief of which are in Derbyshire, Essex, Hampshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, and East and South Yorkshire. The place name is from Old English beonet ‘bent grass’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.2 Probably an Americanized spelling of Swiss Bandle or Bandli or German Bentele, all short forms of the medieval personal name Pantaleon ( see Pantaleo ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rose I Bailey in household of Charles S Bailey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rosida Bently in household of Burton Bently, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Rose Bentley in household of Burton Bentley, "United States Census, 1870"

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