Rose McDonough

9 May 1891–7 September 1965 (Age 74)
Bessemer, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Rose

When Rose McDonough was born on 9 May 1891, in Bessemer, Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John P McDonough, was 51 and her mother, Ruhanna McNutt, was 36. She married Albert Morris on 8 December 1908, in Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bullskin Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Franklin Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. She died on 7 September 1965, in Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Walnut Hill, Upper Tyrone Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Morris
1881–1957
Rose McDonough
1891–1965
Marriage: 8 December 1908
Wilbert Morris
1909–1976
Harry Edward Morris
1912–1970
David Allison Morris
1914–1977
Helen Mary Margaret Morris
1918–1957
Catherine Josephine Morris
1923–2002
Blanche Morris
1924–1966
James Albert Morris
1925–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 December 1908
Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    Male1840–1900Male

    Ruhanna McNutt

    Female1855–Female

siblings

(5)

    John William McDonough

    Male1875–1919Male

    Male1878–1964Male

    Mary McDonough

    Female1880–1964Female

    James Albert McDonough

    Male1885–1965Male

    Female1891–1965Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 14

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Donnchadha, patronymic from the personal name Donnchadh, a personal name composed of the elements donn ‘brown’, possibly ‘chieftain’ + cath ‘battle’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rosa Mcdonna in household of Ruham Mcdonna, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rosy Morris in household of Albert Morris, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rose Morris in household of Albert Morris, "United States Census, 1940"

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