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 Rosela May “Rose” <I>Brown</I> Brownfield

Rosela May “Rose” Brown Brownfield

Jasper County, Iowa, USA
Death 4 Nov 1922 (aged 41)
Low Moor, Clinton County, Iowa, USA
Burial Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 5868018 · View Source
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Rosela "Rose" Brown Briggs Brownfield was first married to Harrison S. Briggs. They divorced and she married Homer Brownfield in 1906. She and Homer had no children.

Rose assisted Homer in running a mom and pop store, Brownfield Store, located on the Lincoln Highway near Low Moor, Iowa. On November 3, 1922, the store was robbed. Homer was shot and died at the scene while Rosela succumbed to her injuries the following morning. The case remains unsolved.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
  • Added: 21 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5868018
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rosela May “Rose” Brown Brownfield (Jun 1881–4 Nov 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5868018, citing Springdale Cemetery, Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .