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Chauncey Rose

Chauncey Rose, American railroad builder, philanthropist.

Background

  • Rose, Chauncey was born on December 24, 1794 in Wethersfield, Connecticut, United States. Son of John and Mary (Warner) R. Opened grist and sawmill, Rosedale, Indiana, 1818.

  • Career

    • President Terre Haute & Richmond R.R. (later became Terre Haute & Indpls.

    Connections

    • father: John Opened
    • mother: Mary (Warner) R. Opened
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    Born December 24, 1794
    Died August 13, 1877
    (aged 82)
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