Rosa Dell Wolfe

1875–1952 (Age 77)
Uniontown, Bourbon, Kansas, United States

The Life of Rosa Dell

When Rosa Dell Wolfe was born on 2 April 1875, in Uniontown, Bourbon, Kansas, United States, her father, John Franklin Wolf, was 26 and her mother, Sarah Catherine Roof, was 21. She married William Long Roweth on 23 June 1895. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Allen, Lyon, Kansas, United States in 1875 and Marion Township, Bourbon, Kansas, United States for about 40 years. She died on 1 November 1952, in Iola, Allen, Kansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Redfield, Bourbon, Kansas, United States.

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William Long Roweth
Rosa Dell Wolfe
Marriage: 23 June 1895
Sarah Jane Ethel Roweth
Oscar Roweth
James Franklin Roweth
Chester William Roweth
Mary Irene Roweth
Alta May Roweth

Spouse and Children

23 June 1895


    Sarah Jane Ethel Roweth


    Oscar Roweth



    Chester William Roweth



+1 More Child

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 2

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Irish, English, and German: variant spelling of Wolf .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rosa D Wolf in household of John F Wolf, "Kansas State Census, 1875"
  • Rosa R*Eth in household of William R*Eth, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rosa D Routh in household of Will L Routh, "United States Census, 1910"

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