Grinolds Family

Archibald is buried at the Los Angeles National Cemetery.

Ellen Suiter Rose is buried in Grandview Cemetery in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Kilvickeon Church Site, Isle of Mull

Ellen Suiter Rose and Archibald Rose

Church Records


Archibald Rose was born on the Isle of Mull, Argyll, Scotland where his Baptism was recorded.  

He emigrated with his Father to the Chatham-Kent area of Ontario, before settling in Hay Creek, Goodhue County, Minnesota.   He served in the Civil War and his service is documented in an extensive Pension File kept in the National Archives.

Archibald married Esther Stevens before 1856.   Esther died in 1861 leaving two young sons.  Archibald then married Ellen Suiter, in 1863, with whom he had nine more children.

Scottish Roots

Archibald Francis Rose