Rosebud Colvin

3 February 1902–2 October 1995 (Age 93)
Jefferson, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Rosebud

When Rosebud Colvin was born on 3 February 1902, in Jefferson, Mississippi, United States, her father, Alfred Luther Colvin, was 42 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Lott, was 38. She married John Pollard Harrison on 20 December 1920. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Sidon, Leflore, Mississippi, United States in 1920. She died on 2 October 1995, in Nesbit, DeSoto, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

John Pollard Harrison
1898–1983
Rosebud Colvin
1902–1995
Marriage: 20 December 1920
Pollard Woodard Harrison
1921–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 December 1920
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Luther Colvin

    Male1859–1935Male

    Mary Elizabeth Lott

    Female1863–1931Female

siblings

(7)

    Maude Long

    Female1883–1965Female

    Antonia Colvin

    Female1888–1992Female

    Stella Colvin

    Female1891–1989Female

    Eva Colvin

    Female1893–Female

    David L Colvin

    Male1898–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 5

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1927

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Colville , probably reflecting a local pronunciation.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Rosebud Calvin in household of A L Calvin, "United States Census, 1920"

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