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Rosa Lee "Rosie" Freeman Ogletree
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1888
Arkansas, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1968
Merced
Merced County
California, USA

Rosa Lee "Rosie" Freeman was born 27 Feb 1888 in Ft. Smith Arkansas, the second child of James William Freeman and Mary Combs. The family lived right on the cusp of Arkansas and Indian Territory before it became Oklahoma, so it is possible she was born in Indian Territory but her birth was registered at the nearest fort - Ft. Smith, just at the state border. (The next children were born in "Cherokee Strip, OK" and her older sister was sometimes listed as b. OK and sometimes "AR".)

Rosie married Edward Ogletree and they had seven children:
Myrtle Lee (m. Mr. Peters of Los Angeles)
John (settled in Monterey, CA)
Lloyd (died 1968)
Eugene (Oakview CA)
Edward (Salinas, CA)
Archie Claude (4-4-1928 CA - 8-23-1996 Fresno)
Willis (settled in Orangevale, CA)

John, Lloyd and Eugene were born in Oklahoma, then they moved to TX where Ed Jr., Archie and Willis were born.

Rosie died of rectal cancer 25 March 1968 in Merced CA at age 80, where she is buried in Evergreen Memorial Park in Merced.

CA Death Cert. #35456
Interviews with her neices 
 
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 Parents:
  James William Freeman (1860 - 1953)
  Mary Combs Richardson Freeman (1862 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Lonie Edward Ogletree (1888 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Myrtle Lee Peters (1909 - 2002)*
  Carroll Eugene Ogletree (1926 - 1999)*
  Archie Claude Ogletree (1928 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sallie Freeman Newberry (1884 - 1959)*
  Rosa Lee Freeman Ogletree (1888 - 1968)
  Lurana Alford (1891 - 1969)*
  Leona Freeman Heffner (1891 - 1919)*
  John David Freeman (1892 - 1984)*
  Edna Mae Freeman Rouse (1898 - 1972)*
  James Clarence Freeman (1907 - 1956)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Park
Merced
Merced County
California, USA
Plot: Section 29 plot 48
 
Created by: Kim S.
Record added: Sep 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76728362
Rosa Lee Rosie <i>Freeman</i> Ogletree
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Rosa Lee Rosie <i>Freeman</i> Ogletree
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Rosa Lee Rosie <i>Freeman</i> Ogletree
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- Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 Added: Dec. 14, 2014
To my Great-great Aunt Rosie
- Kim S.
 Added: Sep. 18, 2011
 
 
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