Ruth Rose

May 1898–1953 (Age 54)
Cowley, Kansas, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Rose was born in May 1898, in Cowley, Kansas, United States, her father, Pearl Silver Rose, was 24 and her mother, Minnie Catherine Cann, was 23. She lived in Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Vernon Township, Cowley, Kansas, United States in 1930. She died in 1953, in Cowley, Kansas, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Highland Cemetery, Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United States.

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Ray R. Cole
1902–1979
Ruth Rose
1898–1953

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 15

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, French, and German: from the name of the flower, Middle English, Old French, Middle High German rose (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 habitational name for someone living at 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. As an American surname, this name has absorbed cognates and similarsounding names from other European languages.2 English: variant of Royce .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the word for the flower (German Rose, Yiddish royz), or a metronymic name from the Yiddish female personal name Royze, derived from the word for the flower.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Cole in household of Ray Cole, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth Cole in household of Ray Cole, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth Rose in household of Pearl S Rose, "United States Census, 1920"

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