Caroline Roach

about 1835–about 1924 (Age 89)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Caroline

When Caroline Roach was born about 1835, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Littleberry Berry Roach, was 35 and her mother, Malinda Kilgore, was 29. She lived in Tippah, Mississippi, United States in 1850. She died about 1924, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Littleberry Berry Roach
1800–1860
Malinda Kilgore
1806–1892
Henry Oliver Roach
1828–
Thomas Roach
1832–1920
Emaline Roach
1834–1923
Caroline Roach
1835–1924
Lucinda Roach
1837–1936
Nancy Ann Roach
1838–1937
William Elias Roach
1831–1865
Martha Jane Roach
1836–1911
John W. Roach
1842–1888

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 0

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1860

Age 25

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a rocky crag or outcrop, from Old French roche (later replaced in England by rock, from the Norman byform rocque), or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, such as Roach in Devon, or Roche in Cornwall and South Yorkshire.2 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in Normandy, as for example Les Roches in Seine-Maritime, named with Old French roche, or from Roche Castle in Wales.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Caroline Roach in household of Berry Roach, "United States Census, 1850"

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