Rosa M Filkins

1887–1959 (Age 72)
Berne, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of Rosa M

When Rosa M Filkins was born in 1887, in Berne, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Edwin Lewis Filkins, was 38 and her mother, Evezetta Vincent, was 29. She married Jesse Miller Stanton on 12 July 1905, in Sloansville, Esperance, Schoharie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Albany, Albany, New York, United States in 1935 and New Scotland, New Scotland, Albany, New York, United States in 1940. She died in 1959, in New York, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Rosa M Filkins
Jesse Miller Stanton
Marriage: 12 July 1905
Perry Stanton
Lyman L Stanton

Spouse & Children

  • Female1887–1959Female

  • Jesse Miller Stanton


12 July 1905
Sloansville, Esperance, Schoharie, New York, United States


  • Perry Stanton


  • Lyman L Stanton


Parents & Siblings



  • Mary Ida Filkins


  • Phebe E. Filkins


  • Male1879–1944Male

  • Lillian C. Filkins


  • Filkins


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English:1. patronymic from the medieval personal name Filkin, a diminutive from a short form of Philip . 2. habitational name from a place so called in Oxfordshire, whose name is probably a tribal derivative (with Old English -ingas ‘people of’) of the Old English personal name Filica (of uncertain origin). Surname forms such as de Filking(es) are found in the surrounding area from the 12th and 13th centuries.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rosa M Filkins, "New York State Census, 1892"
  • Rosa Filkins in household of William Glasser, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Rose Heim in household of William J Heim, "United States Census, 1940"

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