Isaac Roosa

Male26 April 1800–about 1833

Brief Life History of Isaac

When Isaac Roosa was born on 26 April 1800, in Rochester, Ulster, New York, United States, his father, Abraham Roosa, was 41 and his mother, Rachel Roosa, was 41. He married Cornelia M. Johnson about 1820, in Ulster, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died about 1833, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Roosa
Cornelia M. Johnson
Marriage: about 1820
Abraham Roosa
Elizabeth Roosa
Benjamin Jansen Roosa
Alfred van Tassel Roosa

Sources (8)

  • Isaac Roosa, "United States Census, 1830" [a different one, linked to show contrast]
  • Isaac Roos, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Isaac Roosa in entry for Abraham Roosa, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1820Ulster, New York, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1803 · The U.S doubles in size

    Age 3

    The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.


    Age 12

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: cognate of Rosa 1.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Isaac Roosa 1800 - about 1833

    Ulster Co. Deed Book 31, pp. 255. [FHL film #944,759] 1826 - land sold that was autioned to pay debts of Issac Roosa from decree of Court of Common Pleas of Ulster Co. NY 14 Jan 1826. $350 debt …

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