Henry Francis Rose

30 August 1877–3 June 1952 (Age 74)
Elliott, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Henry Francis

When Henry Francis Rose was born on 30 August 1877, in Elliott, Kentucky, United States, his father, Robert Letcher Rose Jr., was 33 and his mother, Sarah B. King, was 34. He married Missouri Ellen Walker on 7 August 1904. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Eagle Station, Carroll, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Olive Hill, Carter, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 3 June 1952, in Carter, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Carter, Carter, Kentucky, United States.

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Henry Francis Rose
Missouri Ellen Walker
Marriage: 7 August 1904
Gladys Dorne Rose
Jewell Rose
Jenne ROSE
Evelyn ROSE
Eva Rose
William Thomas Rose
Emyl Edward Rose
May Rose
Roy Haskell ROSE
Virgil Uhlan ROSE
Allene Rose
Loraine P. ROSE

Spouse and Children

7 August 1904




    Jenne ROSE



    Eva Rose


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1895 · ""

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1895: Carter, Kentucky, United States
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, French, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (Latin rosa), in various applications. In part it is a topographic name for someone who lived at a place where wild roses grew, or a habitational name for someone living at a house bearing the sign of the rose. It is also found, especially in Europe, as a nickname for a man with a ‘rosy’ complexion. As an American surname, this name has absorbed cognates and similarsounding names from other European languages.2 English: variant of Royce .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the word for the flower (German Rose, Yiddish royz), or a metronymic name from the Yiddish female personal name Royze, derived from the word for the flower.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis Rose, "United States Census, 1920"
  • France Rose, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Francis H Rose in household of Robert L Rose, "United States Census, 1900"

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