|Birth: ||Dec. 15, 1857|
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 1939|
Roza M. Waterbury (parents Parkis Nehemiah Waterbury and Mary D. Redington) was born December 15, 1857 in Town of Aztalan, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. She died December 11, 1939 in Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado.
Another record says she was born in 1859...?
Mrs. Rosa A. Seely, who has been one of Boulder's most prominent and popular women over a period of fifty-eight years residence in this city died this morning at Community Hospital after two weeks illness.
She was the widow of Worth L. Seely, who came to Boulder in the eighties to engage in metal mining. He later became a furniture dealer in Boulder, a leader in Decocratic politics and member of the first railroad commission later became the present utility commission, its powers being extended. Mr. Seely died in Boulder, April 1928.
Mrs. Seely was a charter member of Boulder Women's club and was very active in that organization for many years. She was a member of Arapahoe Chapter, Daughters of American Revolution; of Social Order of Beauceant, which is an auxiliary of Knights Templar; and of Margaret's Guild, a women's organization of St. John's Episcopal church of which she had been a member all of the years of her residence in Boulder. She was active a long period of years in each organization.
Surviving Mrs. Seely are three daughters and a son, Robert. Mrs. Josephine Dyer, teacher in Morey Junior High, and Mrs. Marie Roberts of Montrose, have been at her bedside. The other daughter, Mrs. Effie Wardenburg, wife of Frederick A. Wardenburg, will arrive in Denver by airplane Tuesday from her home in Willmington, Delaware. The son, Robert Seely, who is in the furniture business at Montrose with his brother-in-law, Roy P. Roberts, arrived this noon.
Funeral arrangements have not been made. The body is at Hall-Kelso mortuary. Interment will be beside Mr. Seely in Columbia cemetery.
Mrs. Seely was born in Aztlow, Wisconsin, December 15, 1957.
Cemetery Records: Aztalan-Milford Cemetery Jefferson County, Wisconsin
Waterbury, Roza M., b. 15 Dec 1859 [SW]
Wisconsin Marriages, pre-1907
Name: Rosa M Waterbury
Marriage Date: 01 May 1878
Roza M. married Worth Lessig Seely on May 1, 1878 in Jefferson, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Worth Lessig was born February 1847 in New York. He died April 1928 in Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado.
Roza M. Waterbury and Worth Lessig Seely had the following children:
1. Effie Barbara Seely was born April 1870 in Laramie, Wyoming.
2. Robert Law Seely was born February 1881 in Wyoming.
3. Josephine J. Seely was born November 1882 in Colorado.
4. Marie W. Seely was born March 1888 in Colorado.
Parkis Nehemiah Waterbury (1827 - 1888)
Mary D. Redington Waterbury (1828 - 1901)
Worth Lessig Seely (1847 - 1928)
Effie Barbara Seely Wardenburg (1880 - ____)*
Created by: Kari Venden Waterbury
Record added: Nov 23, 2005
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