Rosa Pousher

about 1895–before 1984 (Age 89)

The Life of Rosa

When Rosa Pousher was born about 1895, in Austria, her father, Frank Pousher, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Mackey, was 30. She died before 1984, in Crawford, Kansas, United States, at the age of 88.

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Gottfried "Fred" Krempusch
Rosa Pousher

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Parents and Siblings

    Frank Pousher


    Elizabeth Mackey




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 17

Italy, Austria, and Germany renew the Triple Alliance. The alliance lasts for three more years.

Age 23

The Hapsburg Empire is overthrown. Austria became a republic.

Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): occupational name for a maker of bags and purses, from an agent derivative of Middle English pouche ‘purse’, ‘bag’. In the Middle Ages pouches were a universal personal accessory, as clothing with pockets was unknown.

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

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