Isabella Rothrock

Brief Life History of Isabella

When Isabella Rothrock was born on 27 March 1850, in Bellefonte, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Rothrock, was 40 and her mother, Matilda Prudence Thurston, was 20. She married Dennis Ashby Rhodes on 21 September 1877, in Jackson, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Orrick, Ray, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Liberty Township, Clay, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 8 April 1928, in Independence, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in South Point Cemetery, Orrick Township, Ray, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dennis Ashby Rhodes
1847–1927
Isabella Rothrock
1850–1928
Marriage: 21 September 1877
Merab Ashby Rhodes
1879–1957
Mathilda Rothrock Rhodes
1880–1954
Richard Ashby Rhodes
1882–1883
Phillip Ashby RHODES
1883–
Phillip Monroe Rhodes
1884–1945
Gertrude Etchison Rhodes
1885–1959
Jeannie Ray Rhodes
1889–1929
Howard S. Rhodes
1891–

Sources (12)

  • Joabelle R Rhodes in household of Dennis A Rhodes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mabel Rothrock in entry for Jeanne Rhodes Ellis, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Isabel Rhodes in household of Dennis Rhodes, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

1872 · The First National Park

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German rōt ‘red’ + roc ‘tunic’; hence a nickname, probably for someone who habitually wore a red tunic. This surname is no longer found in Germany. Compare Rodrock and Rotruck .

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

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