William Morgan Rogers

3 June 1846–1 January 1911 (Age 64)
Jefferson, Alabama, United States

The Life of William Morgan

When William Morgan Rogers was born on 3 June 1846, in Jefferson, Alabama, United States, his father, James Gasaway Rogers, was 40 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth Fields, was 33. He married Mary Elizabeth Anderson on 2 March 1871, in Jefferson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kimberly, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1850 and Bangor, Blount, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1907. He died on 1 January 1911, in Blount, Alabama, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Hayden, Blount, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Morgan Rogers
1846–1911
Mary Elizabeth Anderson
1850–1918
Marriage: 2 March 1871
James Peter Rogers
1872–1916
James Newton Rogers
1872–1933
Joseph Thomas Rogers
1873–1949
William B. Rogers
1876–1933
Burton Rogers
1879–
Lucy Jane Rogers
1882–1920
Robert Frederick Rogers
1885–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 March 1871
Jefferson, Alabama, United States
children

(7)

    James Peter Rogers

    Male1872–1916Male

    James Newton Rogers

    Male1872–1933Male

    Joseph Thomas Rogers

    Male1873–1949Male

    William B. Rogers

    Male1876–1933Male

    Burton Rogers

    Male1879–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Mary Ann Rogers

    Female1832–1832Female

    John Fields Rogers

    Male1835–1898Male

    James Gasaway Rogers Jr.

    Male1837–1914Male

    Moses Rogers

    Male1840–1901Male

    Martin Putman Rogers

    Male1842–1911Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 3

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William M Rodgers in household of James G Rodgers, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William Rogers, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William Morgan Rogers, "Alabama, Census of Confederate Veterans, 1907, 1921, 1927"

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