Roselle Josephine Duggar

4 May 1926–29 December 2011 (Age 85)
Drew, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Roselle Josephine

When Roselle Josephine Duggar was born on 4 May 1926, in Drew, Arkansas, United States, her father, Fred James Duggar, was 25 and her mother, Elsie Anna Dodson, was 18. She married James Wilson Donaldson on 17 February 1943, in Ashley, Arkansas, United States. She died on 29 December 2011, in Monticello, Drew, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

James Wilson Donaldson
Roselle Josephine Duggar
Marriage: 17 February 1943

Spouse and Children

17 February 1943
Ashley, Arkansas, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 23

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a respelling of French Dugard ( see Dugar ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Roselle Josephine Duggar, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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