William Morgan Rogers

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

The Life Summary 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
Mary Elizabeth Anderson
Marriage: 2 March 1871
James Peter Rogers
James Newton Rogers
Joseph Thomas Rogers
William B. Rogers
Burton Rogers
Lucy Jane Rogers
Robert Frederick Rogers

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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.
Age 17
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
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.

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Sources (20)

  • 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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