Baldwin-Greenhow

Life Span

birth

1813 - October 1, 1864

rose was born in Port Tobacco, Maryland.

Lived

1813 - 1864

Rose Greenhow was born in Maryland. She later lived with her aunt in Washington D.C as a teenager. Later she moved to Europe to return to the Confederate Stae where she later died the same year.

Death

1813 - October 1, 1864

Rose died in october of 1864. She fled from the boat she was on to a rowboat and was weighed down with $2,000 of gold aroudn her neck. She drowned.

Place

Places she lived in her life

1813 - 1864

Mryland, Washington D.C, Europe, Confederate state

Teenager

1828

Rose lived with her aunt in Washington D.C. as a teenager

Professional Career

Job

1861 - 1864

Rose O'Neal Greenhow was an undercover spy. She traveled a lot with her job. She traveled to Britain, Virginia, Europe and much more. She was on one of her Missions when she died

Personal Events

Her Life

1835 - 1864

Rose Married Dr. Greenhow. They had 8 kids. Dr. Greenhow died right after their last child was born. Rose Greenhow got caught spying and was sent to jail. her 8 year old daughter was permitted to go to jail with her.

Marrige

1839

Rose married 43- year old Dr. Robert Greenhow when she was only 26 years old

mother

1846

Rose was a in her mid 30's with 4 kids

Husband

1850

In 1850, Greenhow and her husband left Washington and traveled west due to the promise of greater financial gains. Instead, an injury led to the early death of Dr. Greenhow in San Francisco.