Isabella Roach

9 April 1782–17 December 1864 (Age 82)
Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Roach was born on 9 April 1782, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, her father, William James Roach Sr, was 27 and her mother, Mary Clark, was 26. She married John L Call on 10 January 1806, in Jefferson, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 17 December 1864, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

John L Call
Isabella Roach
Marriage: 10 January 1806
Alexander Call
Joseph Call
Nancy Foster Call
William R Call
James Call
Hannah Call
John Call

Spouse and Children

    John L Call



10 January 1806
Jefferson, Ohio, United States


    Alexander Call


    Joseph Call


    William R Call


    James Call


    Hannah Call


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Age 21

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

Age 22

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a rocky crag or outcrop, from Old French roche (later replaced in England by rock, from the Norman byform rocque), or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, such as Roach in Devon, or Roche in Cornwall and South Yorkshire.2 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in Normandy, as for example Les Roches in Seine-Maritime, named with Old French roche, or from Roche Castle in Wales.

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

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Biography of William R call

William R. Call, Whose parents, John L. and Isabelle (Roach) Call, are deceased, was born in Jefferson county, O., Nov. 27, 1811. He took up his residence in Gallia county, O., in 1849, and here marr …

Sources (3)

  • Isabella Call in household of W H Litterell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Isabel Call in household of John Call, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Issabella Roach, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994"

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