Rose Lorena Curlee

1893–1980 (Age 86)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Rose Lorena

When Rose Lorena Curlee was born on 23 November 1893, in Alabama, United States, her father, Andrew Jackson Corlee, was 33 and her mother, Johnnie Matilda McMillan, was 27. She married Erwin Christian Afflerbach on 16 October 1915, in Harris, Texas, United States. She lived in Justice Precinct 7, Lee, Texas, United States in 1900 and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 28 April 1980, in Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Rose Lorena Curlee
Erwin Christian Afflerbach
Marriage: 16 October 1915

Spouse & Children

16 October 1915
Harris, Texas, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Andrew Jackson Corlee


  • Johnnie Matilda McMillan




  • Anna Bernice Curlee


  • Jessie L Curlee


  • William T Curlee


  • Female1893–1980Female

World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 2

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish or English Curley .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rose Afflerbach in household of Erwin C Afflerbach, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rose Afflerbach in household of Erwin Afflerbach, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lorena Curlee in household of Andrew J Curlee, "United States Census, 1900"

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