Saint Rose is situated in southern Mercer
County, in Marion Township. State Route 119 runs through
the community. Saint Rose is in the Marion Local school
In 1938, settlers of the area built a log
church and named it Saint Rosa Catholic Church. On June
29, 1854, a plat by the name of Rose Garden was recorded.
The local post office was named Saint Rosa. Eventually,
the settlement became known as Saint Rose.
The early businesses in Saint Rose included
an insurance company, mercantile business, general store,
saloon and a stock farm. Many families made their living
ST. ROSE COMMUNITY LINKS
MAP OF ST. ROSE