Rose was a Human child who lived aboard the USS Enterprise-D in 2364.
That year, Rose was one of several Enterprise children kidnapped by the Aldeans, during their failed attempt to re-populate their planet with children taken from the Enterprise.
At the time of her kidnapping she was in the ship's classroom, along with Tara and Harry Bernard. She later participated in Wesley Crusher's attempt at passive resistance. (TNG: "When The Bough Breaks")
Rose was played by actress McKenzie Westmore, the daughter of make-up artist Michael Westmore. Rose's name was from the episode's script.
According to the episode's script
, she was eight years old in 2364, placing her birth in 2356