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Rozetta Ann Beeker 1 2

  • Born: 15 Sep 1867, Tippecanoe Township, Tippecanoe, IN, USA 2
  • Marriage (1): Charles Sumner Gallaher on 3 Apr 1889 in Battle Ground, Tippecanoe, IN 1
  • Died: 15 Oct 1920, , Hennepin, MN, USA at age 53 2 3 4
  • Buried: 18 Oct 1920, Battle Ground: Pretty Prairie Cemetery, Tippecanoe, IN, USA 2 4

   Another name for Rozetta was Etta Ann Beeker.4

   FamilySearch ID: K41R-4LL.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1880 in Tippecanoe Township, Tippecanoe, IN, USA. 2 5 The 1880 census records 4 Beeker households as neighbors.

Hannah Beeker, 41, was living with daughter Eldira, 20; son John, 18; daughter Lilla J., 13; and two orphans: Theadora Emily, 8; and Charles Baily, 14. Also in the home is Charles Beeker, farmer, 24. Hannah was born in Ohio and her parents in Pennsylvania. Her children were born in Pennsylvania, their father in Ohio.
Next door is Narcemos Beeker, farmer, 38, with wife Mary J., 43; Frank E., 13; George L., 10; Harry W., 7; Charles C., 5; and Clide R., 1. Everyone was born in Indiana, and Narcemos and Mary's parents in Onio.
Next door is Manford Beeker, farmer, 37, with wife Magdaline, 35; Lavira, 11; John L., 10; May 8; Dermeranda, 6; and 18-year-old Charles E. Deardoff, farm laborer. Everyone was born in Indiana, and Manford and Magdaline's parents in Onio.
Next door is Daniel Beeker, farmer, 62, with wife Mary F., 57; Charles W., farmer, 26; daughter Ferona, 19; Jennie, 17; and Rosetta, 12;
Daniel and his children were born in Indiana and his parents in North Carolina. Mary F. and her parents were born in Kentucky.

2. Census in 1900 in Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe, IN, USA. 6 The1900 census recorded at 1007 Union St.: Chas. Berker [indexed wrong due to poor handwriting], farmer, 45, born May 1855; Anna, 40, Nov 1859; Wilbur, 16, Aug 1883; Lena, 13, Jul 1888. Also in the home is sister Rosetta Gallahen, 31, Sep 1868; with her son Daniel, 5, Jul 1894. Everyone and their parents were born in Indiana, except Anna's parents in Germany, and Rosetta's father in Pennsylvania and mother in Kentucky, and Danel born in Wisconsin.

3. Census in 1900 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 7 The 1900 census recorded renting at 1918 Portland Avenue: Chas. S. Gallaher, traveling man drugs, 35, born Nov 1865, living with wife Rozetta, 33, Jul 1867; and son Charles D., 6, Jun 1894. Everyone was born in Indiana. The census column records Chas. and Rozetta were married for 10 years and she had birthed 1 child.

4. Newspaper: The Minneapolis Journal: Birthday of Charls Gallaher Jr., 12 Jul 1906, Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 8 Mrs. Charles S. Gallaher was hostess Tuesday afternoon at her home at Lake Harriet in honor of the twelfth birthday anniversary of her son, Charles. Games occupied the afternoon, and light refreshments were served on the spacious porch. Twenty guests were bidden.

5. Census in 1910 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 9 The 1910 census recorded at 4420 Upton Avenue: Charles S. Gallaher, commerical traveling salesman for drug co., 48, living with wife Rosetta A., 42; and son Charles D., 16. Charles S. was born in Indiana, his father in North Carolina, and mother in Kentucky. Rosetta was born in Indiana, her father in Iowa and mother in U.S. Charles D. was born in Wisconsin and his parents in Indiana. The census columns record Rosetta and Charles were married for 18 years and and she had birthed only 1 child by 1910.

6. Newspaper: Star Tribune: The Social Club of Lake Harriet Chapter of the Eastern Star will meet Friday with Mrs. Rosetta A. Gallaher, 4420 Upton Avenue south., 8 Mar 1915, Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 10

7. Residence: 1919 Minneapolis Directory: Mrs. Rozetta A. Gallaher, 4420 Upston Avenue S, Minneapolis, MN in 1919 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 11

8. Residence: Deaths: Rosetta Ann Gallaher, 1500 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN on 15 Oct 1920 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 12

9. Obituary: Journal and Courier: obituary of Etta Beeker Gallaher on 16 Oct 1920 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, USA. 4 Charles W. Beeker, of Chalmers, received a telegram Saturday from Minneapolis announcing the sudden death of Mrs. Etta Beeker Gallaher, which occurred Friday in that city. Mrs. Gallaher, who was the youngest child of the late Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Beeker, was born in the old family homestead, near Battle Ground. She had lived in Minneapolis for many years. Besides one son, Charles, who lived with her, she leaves one brother, Charles W. Beeker, and three sisters, Mrs. John Nagle, of Brookston; Mrs. Sumner Baker, of Otterbein; and Mrs. Leroy S. Slocum, of West Lafayette. The body will arrive in Brookston Monday at noon and the funeral will be conducted from the Nagle home at 2 o'clock in the afternoon. Burial at Pretty Prairie cemetery.

Rozetta married Charles Sumner Gallaher, son of Lafranque White Gallaher and Abigail Maria Baker, on 3 Apr 1889 in Battle Ground, Tippecanoe, IN.1 (Charles Sumner Gallaher was born on 16 Oct 1866 in Warsaw, Kosciusko, IN,13 died on 22 Aug 1938 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 13 and was buried on 25 Aug 1938 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI 13.)


1, Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992, Charles S. Gallaher and Rozetta A. Beeher, 03 Apr 1889; citing reference item 4 p 54; FHL microfilm 872,060.

2 Find A Grave,

3, Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, Rozetta Ann Gallaher, 15 Oct 1920 citing Hennepin, Minnesota, record 312981, certificate number 022225.

4 "Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)," 16 Oct 1920, page 12. Obituary of Etta Beeker Gallaher.

5 1880 United States Census, 4 Beeker Households in Tippecanoe, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district ED 20, sheet 160A.

6 1900 United States Census, Chas Berker, Fairfield Township, Precinct 10 Lafayette city Ward 4, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 100, sheet 9A, family 211.

7 1900 United States Census, Chas S Gallaher, Election District 12 Minneapolis city Ward 5, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 61, sheet 16A, family 364.

8 "The Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, MN)," 12 Jul 1906, page 12.

9 1910 United States Census, Charles S Gallaher, Minneapolis Ward 13, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 210, sheet 15B, family 144.

10 Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN), 8 Mar 1915, page 5.

11, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 1919 Minneapolis Directory, Rozetta Gallaher, printed page 670, online image 338.

12 "The Minneapolis Star (Minneapolis, MN)," 18 Oct 1920, page 3.

13 Find A Grave,

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