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Rose M. Williams Burns
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1892
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1976
Littleton
Arapahoe County
Colorado, USA

Rose Burns was the daughter of John Williams and Mary Radke, one of several children born in Brooklyn, New York. Her father was from Germany, having immigrated to America in 1880. In the 1910 U.S. Census his name was John Willensky Jr. but the family adopted the name "Williams" later, though never legally changing it. In 1910 Rose, her older sister Martha, and her younger sister Kate still lived with their widowed father. Three older sisters had already moved out of the home. The 1910 Census also provides the details that Rose's father at 54 was a "Special Officer" with the Fire Patrol and that Rose at 17 worked in a millinery shop, a popular job then as it was the heyday of huge women's hats. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Williams (1856 - ____)
  Mary Radke Williams (1864 - ____)
 
 Sibling:
  Mary G. Williams Franz (1886 - 1963)*
  Rose M. Williams Burns (1892 - 1976)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
No headstone
 
Note: Buried June 25, 1976
 
Burial:
Littleton Cemetery
Littleton
Arapahoe County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block CC, Lot 30, Grave 6 - unmarked grave
 
Maintained by: John Ival Blair
Originally Created by: Digginrellies
Record added: Sep 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7932137
Rose M. <i>Williams</i> Burns
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Added by: William Peel
 
 
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A rose for Great-Aunt Rose, who was an inspiration to my wife when she was a young woman to strike out from Brooklyn and find the wide world!
- John Ival Blair
 Added: May. 8, 2012
 
 
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