A Place Called Rose

Exploring earlier days in Rose Township, Oakland County, Michigan

The Rose Township Heritage Committee provides this site for people who are interested in the history of our special township. We invite you to join us as we delve into Rose Township’s heritage — the landscape and people who shaped where we live today.

Big Valley, one of a number of globally significant fens in Rose Township

Take a look at the Rose Township historic house census as documented by Linda and Pete Stouffer on their series of walks through the township.

Visit Rose Township's beautiful cemeteries, the final resting place of many early residents. Rose Center Cemetery guide (printable brochure), Beebe Cemetery guide (printable brochure) will provide context to a selection of the notable grave markers you will see.

Visit Rose Township's three parks for walking and enjoying nature. A printable brochure describes the features and history of each park and a map of their locations.

Explore various resources for researching and documenting history as presented at the 2022 Michigan Historic Preservation Network annual conference.

Help expand and enrich our website by sharing a family story, historic document, or photograph about Rose Township. Please contact us at rosetownshipheritage@gmail.com

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