James Edward Rose

Male6 March 1862–8 September 1902

Brief Life History of James Edward

When James Edward Rose was born on 6 March 1862, in California, United States, his father, John Rose, was 44 and his mother, Ann Virginia Dougherty, was 24. He lived in Rose Bar Township, Yuba, California, United States in 1880. He died on 8 September 1902, in Yuba, California, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Smartsville, Yuba, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Rose
1817–1899
Ann Virginia Dougherty
1837–1910
Lucy Bell Rose
1859–1911
James Edward Rose
1862–1902
Frank Robert Rose
1864–1953
Mary Virginia Rose
1868–1901
Oscar J Rose
1872–1964
Ethel Ann Rose
1874–1964

Sources (8)

  • James Rose in household of John Rose, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James E. Rose, "Find A Grave Index"
  • James E Rose, "California Great Registers, 1866-1910"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 7

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 13

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, French, Walloon, Danish, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (from 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 topographic or habitational name referring to 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 (compare 4 below). In North America, the English form of the surname has absorbed cognates and similar-sounding names from other languages, e.g. Hungarian Rózsa (see Rozsa ), Slovak Róža and Czech Roza . Compare 6 below and French Larose 2.

English: from the Middle English female personal name Rohese, Roese, later Rose, Royse (ancient Germanic Hrodohaidis, Rothaid, composed of the elements hrōd ‘fame, renown’ + haid(is) ‘kind, sort’).

English and Scottish: variant of Ross .

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

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