|Birth: ||Dec. 28, 1820|
|Death: ||Sep. 13, 1903|
William was the sixth of seven children of James Rothrock (1782-1853) and Sarah Norton Rothrock (1785-1854). Both of the parents died in Centre County, Pennsylvania, but unfortunately it is not known where they are buried.
William first married Jane Quigley Stewart (1822-1895) on 24 Jun 1843 at Centre County, Pennsylvania. William was a physician at Beech Creek, Centre County, Pennsylvania and lived at Eaglesville, Centre County, Pennsylvania at the time of the marriage. The family was listed at Beech Creek Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania in the 1850, 1860 and 1870 censuses. In 1873 William retired and moved to Kansas. William and Jane were the parents of eight known children, namely:
1. Susan Frances Rothrock Mitchell (1844-1928)
2. Harriet Margaret Rothrock Cooke (1847-1872)
3. James S. Rothrock (1848-1916)
4. william A. Rothrock (1850-1850)
5. Elizabeth S. Rothrock (Ritter?) (1852-p1903)
6. William D. Rothrock (1854-1929)
7. Robert H. Rothrock (1857-1859)
8. Martha "Mattie" Rothrock McDonald Clark (1859-1939)
After Jane died in 1895, William married his cousin, Elizabeth Updegraff Field Little (widow of Watson Little) in 1896. It is not known where Elizabeth died or is buried.
Links to William's first wife and three of his eight known children are included below.
Jane Quigley Stewart Rothrock (1822 - 1895)*
Harriet Margaret Rothrock Cooke (1847 - 1872)*
James S. Rothrock (1848 - 1916)*
Martha Rothrock McDonald Clark (1859 - 1939)*
Aged 83 years
M.D. & Surg
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Dec 27, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17173851