Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Flemings in:
 • Salkum Cemetery
 • Salkum
 • Lewis County
 • Washington
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Rose Ella "Rose of the Cimarron" Dunn (Noble) Fleming
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 5, 1878
Winfield
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1955
Salkum
Lewis County
Washington, USA

One of ten children of William H. Dunn and Sarah C. (Brenner) Dunn, she was their youngest daughter. She was fourteen years of age and living with her mother, stepfather, and younger brother in Ingalls, OK TY when the shootout between the US deputy marshals and members of the Doolin gang occurred. Often said to be the sweetheart of one of the outlaws, much has been written about Rose. She was dubbed "Rose of the Cimarron" not because she was a sweetheart of an outlaw, but because she could ride a horse better than most men and loved riding her horse across the sandbars of the Cimarron River which ran close by to where her brothers lived.

She married her first husband, Charles Noble, four months after her mother died in 1897. Shortly after the 1900 census, she and her husband, and two of her brothers moved to NM to begin a new life away from any mention of the outlaws. Charles died in 1930, she remarried to Richard Fleming in 1946. They then made their home in Lewis Co., WA.

Rose had no children.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Harrison Dunn (1833 - 1890)
  Sarah Catherine Brenner Dunn Call (1849 - 1897)
 
 Spouses:
  Richard Louis Fleming (1877 - 1961)
  Charles Albert Noble (1868 - 1930)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ephriam Leonard Dunn (1860 - 1917)*
  Lucinda Dunn Henderson (1862 - 1906)*
  William Elza Thomas Dunn (1868 - 1896)*
  John Elbert Dunn (1870 - 1957)*
  Stella Dunn (1871 - 1872)*
  George Ellie Dunn (1872 - 1918)*
  Maud Belle Dunn Meyers (1876 - 1945)*
  Rose Ella Dunn (Noble) Fleming (1878 - 1955)
  Malendeth Alfred Dunn (1881 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Salkum Cemetery
Salkum
Lewis County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Liz Freeman
Record added: Nov 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31046893
Rose Ella Rose of the Cimarron <i>Dunn (Noble)</i> Fleming
Added by: Krista AQ Thompson
 
Rose Ella Rose of the Cimarron <i>Dunn (Noble)</i> Fleming
Added by: Sheryl Kemper
 
Rose Ella Rose of the Cimarron <i>Dunn (Noble)</i> Fleming
Added by: Liz Freeman
 
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- O'side Native
 Added: Nov. 8, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service