Rosa Loper

1870–1944 (Age 74)
New York, United States

The Life of Rosa

When Rosa Loper was born in 1870, in New York, United States, her father, William Harris Loper, was 36 and her mother, Ella Miranda Cunningham, was 31. She married Edward Shults on 4 June 1891, in Canisteo, Canisteo, Steuben, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Hartsville, Steuben, New York, United States in 1905 and Hornell, Steuben, New York, United States in 1940. She died in 1944, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Rosa Loper
Edward Shults
Marriage: 4 June 1891
Nellie M Shults
Vina V. Shults
Elizabeth A Shultz
Lizzie A Shults

Spouse & Children

  • Female1870–1944Female

  • Edward Shults


4 June 1891
Canisteo, Canisteo, Steuben, New York, United States


  • Nellie M Shults


  • Vina V. Shults


  • Elizabeth A Shultz


  • Lizzie A Shults


Parents & Siblings

  • William Harris Loper


  • Ella Miranda Cunningham




  • Emmett Loper


  • Lucius "Lewis" Loper


  • Benjamin Loper


  • Lester Loper


  • Michael Loper


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 0

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.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 0

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Löper): occupational name for a messenger or for someone who made excursions into the woods ( see Looper ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rosa Loper in household of Harris Loper, "New York, State Census, 1875"
  • Rosa Loper in household of Harris Loper, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Rosa V Shults, "New York, State Census, 1905"

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