Rosa Pearl Raabe – On This Date in 1900

Rosa Pearl

Rosa Pearl Raabe

On this date the 16th of April in 1900, our paternal great-grandmother Rosa Pearl Raabe was born to parents Chris Raabe and Ida Mae Carlile in Creek Nation, Indian Territory, United States.****

Rosa* was Chris and Ida’s second born child. Her siblings were Stella Raabe Wilson*, Celia Raabe Blackstone*, and John Raabe*.

Her marriage license to Asa Burris, which was filed in Drumright, Oklahoma on August 8, 1919, listed her name as Rosy Rabey.** They lived in Oklahoma and had 11 children including our grandmother Ida Mae.***

*Source: Find A Grave

**Source: On Demand Court Records


****Source: United States Census, 1900


Here is how we are related:

Our parents – Floyd Dee Adams was married to Nelda Grace Laprarie

Floyd Dee’s parents – ^Ida Mae Burris was married to Floyd Brazier Adams

Ida Mae’s parents – ^^Rosa Raabe was married to Asa Azil Burris

(^) stands for

each generation

between our

parents and Rosa.


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