Miriam L Rossiter (1909 - 2000)

A photo of Miriam L Rossiter
Miriam L Rossiter
1909 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
Miriam L Rossiter was born on November 11, 1909. She died on July 20, 2000 at 90 years old. We know that Miriam L Rossiter had been residing in Dalton, Wayne County, Ohio 44618.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Miriam L Rossiter Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Miriam Rossiter, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Rossiter family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Miriam L Rossiter

First name

Miriam

Middle name

L

Maiden name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Female

Birth

Miriam Rossiter was born on

Death

Miriam Rossiter died on

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Miriam.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Miriam L Rossiter?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Miriam's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Miriam a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Dalton, Wayne County, Ohio 44618

Education

Did Miriam finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Miriam attend?

Professions

Share what Miriam did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Miriam's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Miriam serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Back to Top

Miriam L Rossiter Family Tree

Miriam's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Rossiter family tree.

Miriam's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Miriam L Rossiter
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Miriam's Family Photos

We currently do not have photos of Miriam L Rossiter. Below are potential family photos that share Miriam's last name or surname. Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Miriam during various points of her life

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Miriam

What do you remember about Miriam L Rossiter? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Miriam is remembered.

Miriam Rossiter Obituary

This obit of Miriam L Rossiter is maintained by Miriam's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Miriam L Rossiter passed away on July 20, 2000 at 90 years old. She was born on November 11, 1909. We are unaware of information about Miriam's immediate family. We know that Miriam L Rossiter had been residing in Dalton, Wayne County, Ohio 44618.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Miriam L Rossiter

1909 - 2000 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Miriam's lifetime

In 1909, in the year that Miriam L Rossiter was born, the NAACP was founded by W. E. B. Du Bois. The organization focused on legal strategies designed to confront the critical civil rights issues of the day - which included lynching and segregation in schools. The goal was to secure for all people the rights guaranteed in the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the United States Constitution.

In 1933, she was 24 years old when the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1963, when she was 54 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1981, at the age of 72 years old, Miriam was alive when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1996, Miriam was 87 years old when on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

Other Biographies

Other Rossiters

Lena J Rossiter
Jul 14, 1926 - Jul 30, 1996
Conneaut, OH
Martha M Rossiter
Jun 20, 1918 - Mar 13, 2006
Toronto, OH
Arlie Rossiter
Feb 25, 1908 - October 1982
Adelphi, Ohio
Wilbur F Rossiter
Jan 16, 1913 - Dec 13, 1988
Springfield, OH
James C Rossiter
Jan 12, 1932 - Jun 21, 2000
Wheaton, IL
Norma L Rossiter
Jul 14, 1933 - Jan 5, 1997
Lanny Rossiter
Mar 21, 1938 - Nov 3, 1991
James Rossiter
Dec 31, 1956 - May 1986
Sarahsville, Ohio
Gilbert Rossiter
Apr 4, 1905 - August 1978
Florida
Elizabeth W Rossiter
Dec 31, 1911 - Dec 10, 2001
Naples, FL
Bessie Rossiter
Jun 28, 1896 - April 1976
Akron, Ohio
Eunice B Rossiter
Oct 3, 1945 - Feb 3, 2004
Opp, AL
Joseph Rossiter
Mar 15, 1903 - July 1979
Beachwood, Ohio
Insel U Rossiter
Feb 20, 1914 - Jul 21, 1991
Carlos Rossiter
Mar 28, 1921 - October 1986
Caldwell, Ohio
Joseph Rossiter
Jan 15, 1906 - May 1969
Akron, Ohio
James E Rossiter
Aug 1, 1936 - Oct 15, 2010
Byesville, Ohio
Carrie Rossiter
Jul 18, 1884 - October 1964
Ohio
William Rossiter
Aug 19, 1882 - July 1972
Westmont, Illinois
Wiliam Rossiter
Dec 26, 1910 - January 1971

Other Bios

Raymond F Boekel
Jan 21, 1927 - Jun 30, 2005
Dennison, OH
Raymond M Clemmer
May 28, 1908 - Sep 17, 1996
Chico, CA
Virgil A Tinlin
Apr 24, 1928 - Jul 3, 2000
Dellroy, OH
Martha L Morgan
Sep 13, 1923 - Oct 25, 2003
Blairsville, GA
Joyce A Getter
May 8, 1928 - Aug 8, 2007
Middletown, Ohio
Mable E Irwin
Jul 5, 1919 - Jun 19, 2004
Canton, OH
C J Lorenzoni
Jul 26, 1926 - June 1987
Edith M Rebellino
Oct 27, 1926 - Aug 9, 2011
Canton, Ohio
Elsie Lee
May 16, 1912 - December 1985
Homeworth, Ohio
Edna Pratt
Jul 29, 1897 - April 1979
Canton, Ohio
Bertha Sattler
Sep 26, 1912 - February 1981
Canton, Ohio
Susie Mosely
Mar 27, 1900 - Jun 29, 1996
Saint Louis, MO
Mabel Sickafoose
Dec 23, 1902 - December 1973
Waynesburg, Ohio
Helen L Taylor
Mar 1, 1908 - Jun 12, 1999
Canton, OH
Esther Scuiry
Apr 30, 1918 - April 1984
San Bernardino, California
Doris M Marlatt
Oct 23, 1923 - Jul 1, 2011
Coshocton, Ohio
Arthur L Golden
Feb 4, 1927 - Dec 31, 2008
Ocala, FL
Mary E Brewer
Apr 17, 1903 - Jun 6, 1995
Louisville, OH
Julia J Henry
Feb 17, 1911 - Aug 1, 2001
Canton, OH
Sara Shull
Nov 5, 1893 - May 1985
Canton, Ohio
Success Stories from Biographies like Miriam L Rossiter
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.