Rose Hayward

Brief Life History of Rose

When Rose Hayward was born on 25 October 1896, in Michigan, United States, her father, Charles Joseph Hayward, was 38 and her mother, Matilda Jane Livingway, was 29. She had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Samuel Fritcher. She lived in Sage Township, Gladwin, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. She died on 3 January 1986, in Flushing, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 89.

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Samuel Fritcher
Rose Hayward
Floyd Wesley Fritcher
Elwyn V Fritcher
Mrs Enid C Draper
Alton Christopher Fritcher
Ronald George Fritcher

Sources (10)

  • Rose M Fritcher in household of Sam Fritcher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Rose Hayward - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Rose May Hayward
  • Rose M. Hayward, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1903 · Ford Motor Company

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."


The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning


occupational name from Middle English hayward ‘keeper of the hedges and enclosures’ (Old English hēgweard), a manorial officer in charge of the common fields who protected corn and hay from cattle, theft, or damage, and supervised the harvest.

occasionally a variant of Howard .

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

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