Matthew M Rossman

19 June 1869–29 March 1954 (Age 84)
San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States

The Life of Matthew M

When Matthew M Rossman was born on 19 June 1869, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, his father, Peter Matthew Rossman, was 52 and his mother, Mary Brewer, was 36. He married Effie Lyons Johnson on 2 January 1888, in Bexar, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Texas, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 3, Bexar, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 29 March 1954, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Matthew M Rossman
1869–1954
Effie Lyons Johnson
1872–1957
Marriage: 2 January 1888
Gustav Rosman
1889–
Mary Elizabeth Rossman
1899–
Jake Matthew Rossman
1892–1944
James Stephens Rossman
1896–1928
Richard Rossman
1901–1908
Carlos Rossman
1904–1970
Effie Rossman
1905–1908
Norris Love Rossman
1909–1982
Irving Lee Rossman
1912–2008
Beverly Dickson Rossman
1914–1997

Spouse and Children

    Male1869–1954Male

    Effie Lyons Johnson

    Female1872–1957Female

MARRIAGE
2 January 1888
Bexar, Texas, United States
children

(10)

    Gustav Rosman

    Male1889–Male

    Jake Matthew Rossman

    Male1892–1944Male

    James Stephens Rossman

    Male1896–1928Male

    Mary Elizabeth Rossman

    Female1899–Female

    Richard Rossman

    Male1901–1908Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Matthew Rossman

    Male1817–Male

    Mary Brewer

    Female1833–Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1856–1945Female

    Nancy Rossman

    Female1865–1914Female

    Stephen Arthur Rossman

    Male1867–1919Male

    Male1869–1954Male

    Seward Doc Rossman

    Male1874–1937Male

World Events (8)

1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 1

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 25

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

1 Altered spelling of German Rossmann .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Rosman .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mathews Rossman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • M M Rossman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mat Rosman in household of Ilzabeth Heitgen, "United States Census, 1900"

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