Nancy Rose

1830–
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Rose was born in 1830, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Samuel A Rose, was 31 and her mother, Virginia Jane Wasson, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Samuel A Rose
1799–1879
Virginia Jane Wasson
1793–1860
John Rose
1812–1877
David M. Rose
1816–1888
Paulina Rose
1818–1854
Sarah Sally Rose
1819–1896
Anderson N Rose
1821–1878
Ginsian Rose
1824–
Tillet Rose
1824–
Merrit Rose
1825–
Nancy Rose
1830–
Elizabeth Rose
1833–
Mary Polly Rose
1838–

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

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.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 0

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 0

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

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.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Nancy Rose - Published information: birth-name: Nancy Rose

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