Rosanna Jane Lindsay (1863 - 1946)



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E Hill, Australia

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E Hill, Australia

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Father: Hartland James Lindsay
Mother: Christina Robertson Lindsay


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1863 - In the year that Rosanna Jane Lindsay was born, on June 20th, West Virginia was admitted as the 35th state of the United States. West Virginia was formed when the pro-Union citizens in northwest Virginia wanted to separate from Virginia - which had joined the Confederacy.

1869 - When she was just 6 years old, on December 10th, the Wyoming territorial legislature gave women the right to vote. It was the first time in the world that women were able to vote legally without restrictions.

1882 - At the age of 19 years old, Rosanna was alive when on January 5th, writer and lawyer Charles J. Guiteau was found guilty of the assassination of President Garfield. Guiteau was "offended" because his job applications had been rejected by Garfield's government. He was sentenced to death -although his lawyer plead insanity - and hanged five months later, on June 30th.

1898 - She was 35 years old when magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

1946 - In the year of Rosanna Jane Lindsay's passing, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

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Rosanna Jane Lindsay died in 1946 in E Hill, Australia at 83 years of age. There is no listed cause of death for Rosanna. She was born in 1863. She was born to Hartland James Lindsay and Christina Robertson Lindsay, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.


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