Catherine Rosenberger

Virginia, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Rosenberger was born in 1829, in Virginia, United States, her father, David Rosenberger, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Schall, was 29. She married James William Stalnaker on 28 May 1868, in Barbour, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Barbour, Virginia, United States in 1860 and Glade Magisterial District, Barbour, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years.

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James William Stalnaker
Catherine Rosenberger
Marriage: 28 May 1868
Neal Stalnaker
Daniel Clay Stalnaker
Betty Stalnaker

Spouse and Children

28 May 1868
Barbour, West Virginia, United States


    Neal Stalnaker


    Daniel Clay Stalnaker


    Betty Stalnaker


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+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 15

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 32

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

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)

  • Catherine Stalnaker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary C Stalnaker in household of James Stalnaker, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary C Rosenberger in household of David Rosenberger, "United States Census, 1860"

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