Rose Mary Dinsdale

6 May 1850–16 May 1909 (Age 59)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Rose Mary

When Rose Mary Dinsdale was born on 6 May 1850, in Missouri, United States, her father, Owen D. Dinsdale, was 35 and her mother, Sarah Middleton, was 31. She married David Wolgamott on 11 November 1866, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Yolo, Yolo, California, United States in 1870 and Cottonwood, Yolo, California, United States in 1880. She died on 16 May 1909, in Healdsburg Judicial Township, Sonoma, California, United States, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

David Wolgamott
Rose Mary Dinsdale
Marriage: 11 November 1866
Frank Wolgamott
David Wolgamott
Owen Wolgamott
Charles Wolgamott
Walter Wolgamott
May Elizabeth Wolgamott

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 November 1866Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · 7.9 Earthquake In Fort Tejon
    Age 7
    The Fort Tejon earthquake, on January 9, 1857, registered at 7.9, making it one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded in the United States. Only two people were killed, largely due to the sparse population in the area where the earthquake occurred. As a result of the large scale shaking, the Kern River was turned upstream and fish were stranded miles from Tulare Lake as the waters were rocked so far from its banks.
    Age 10
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 16
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): habitational name from Over Dinsdale (North Yorkshire) or Low Dinsdale (Durham), which stand on opposite sides of the Tees river. The name arises from Old English Dīctūneshalh ‘nook, recess (Old English halh) belonging to Deighton ’.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Roemary Dinsdale in household of Owen Dinsdale, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Rose Mary Dinsdale, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Rosemary Wolgamott in household of David Wolgamott, "United States Census, 1870"

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