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William Thomas Rose and Mary Jane Heath
and related families from Hill County, Texas

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William Thomas Rose was born on Aug 11, 1887 in Hill County, Texas. His parents were Thomas Elihu Rose and Easter Caroline Harbourfrom Wayne County, Tennessee and moved to Hill County, Texas. William married Mary Jane Heath (born July 7, 1892 in Hill County, Texas and parents were James Thomas Heath and Lucy Jane Luther. They had several children.


William Thomas Rose 3rd great- grandparents were William Rose and Mary Ezell from Surry, Virginia. He was descended from William Rose and and Anne Wright that came from England to Jamestown, Virginia. 

William C. Rose was born in 1795, in Orange, North Carolina, his dad, Frederick, was 23 and his mom, Eve, was 24. They already had 3 children. He married Elizabeth Beckham on April 6, 1813, in Orange, North Carolina. They had 11 children in 44 years. He died on July 1, 1858, at the age of 63, in Wayne County, Tennessee, and was buried in Wayne County, Tennessee.




William Thomas Rose



Mary Jane Heath


Dixie Lou Rose Wilson

Julia Faye Rose Hale

Corynne Rose Cunningham


Back Left : Opal (Waits), Sydney (Hutchison), Julia Faye (Hale) , Effygene "Jean" Rose, Dixie Lou (Wilson)
Front: Corynne "Snooks" (Cunningham)
Missing: James Thomas "Bud", Warnell , Billye (Bisig) & Joan (Conable)