Samuel Rose b 12 Dec 1854 Russell Co VA d 18 Apr 1944 Letcher Co KY; occupation, blacksmith and coal miner - worked for Consolidated Coal Co; s/o
Robert Robin Rose and Elizabeth Powers. Samuel Rose m. 12 Apr 1877 to Jalia Alice Power b 23
Dec 1858 Wise Co VA d 14 Dec 1934 Letcher Co KY; d/o Linsey Powers and Elvira
Horne. Children of Samuel Rose and Jalia Alice Powers;
I. Martha Jane Rose b 25 Mar 1878 Wise Co VA d 15 Mar 1948 Letcher Co KY; m. 7
Dec 1893 to Samuel Benton Stallard b 29 Aug 1868 VA; s/o Harmon Benton Stallard
and Sarah Jane Casteel.
II. Melissa Rose b 25 Sept 1880 d 20 Jan 1917 m. Minus Newsome b 15 Jul 1888 d 16 Nov 1922 Letcher Co KY; s/o
Elcanie "Cain" Newsome and Mary Polly Anderson. (Minus Newsome fell off a wagon and the wheel ran over his neck; he is buried at Kona, KY. He was only 34 years of age). Minus Newsome m. 18 Aug 1917 to Selina Amburgey b 25 FEB 1894 Knott Co KY d 25 Nov 1961 buried Collins Cemetery, Litt Carr, Knott Co KY; d/o
William Riley "Champion" Amburgey and Harriett "Ritter" Whitaker. Selina Amburgey m.
Millard Franklin "Frank" Collins d 28 Nov 1961 buried Collins Cemetery, Litt Carr, Knott Co KY.
III. William Patrick Rose b 14 May 1882 d 24 Feb 1950 Payne Gap, Letcher Co KY; m.
Maudie Emeline Hamilton b 28 Jun 1884 d 2 Mar 1960 Payne Gap, Letcher Co KY; d/o Thomas Hamilton and Mary Elizabeth Taylor.
IV. Linzo Morgan Rose b 16 Sept 1885 Dickenson Co VA d 20 Oct 1885 Dickenson Co VA; m. Cordelia Mullins b 29 Apr 1875 Letcher Co KY d 5 May 1929 Jenkins, Letcher Co KY; d/o Reuben Mullins and Lucy Potter.
V. Ellen Rose b 20 May 1889 Wise Co VA d 18 Jan 1955 Letcher Co KY; m. Bob Potter
VI. Melvin Rose b 7 Mar 1892 Wise Co VA d 13 Feb 1975 Letcher Co KY; m. Mary Sanders
VII. Bertha Rose b Jul 1895 Wise Co VA; m. (1) Merida Baker; m. (2) to Tommy Collier.
VIII. Isaac Rose b 20 Jul 1898 d 15 Jul 1971 Jackson Co OH; m. (1) Fanny Webb; m. (2) to Vina Jane Vanover; m. (3) to Susan A Bentley b 15 Apr 1900 KY d 19 Dec 1989; d/o John Quiller Bentley (s/o
and Elizabeth H Reynolds) and Ellender "Ellen" Bates.