Euphemia Rogers

1778–29 March 1876 (Age 98)
Flemington, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Euphemia

When Euphemia Rogers was born in 1778, in Flemington, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, her father, Benjamin Rogers, was 19 and her mother, Ellen Reading, was 23. She married Samuel Elias Wright on 19 March 1806, in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 29 March 1876, at the age of 98, and was buried in Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Elias Wright
1775–1850
Euphemia Rogers
1778–1876
Marriage: 19 March 1806
Mary H. Wright
1808–1862

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Elias Wright

    Male1775–1850Male

    Female1778–1876Female

MARRIAGE
19 March 1806
Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States
children

(1)

    Mary H. Wright

    Female1808–1862Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1759–1794Male

    Ellen Reading

    Female1755–Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1795

Age 17

Post office est. Jan. 1, 1795. This office has been active since it was established January 1, 1795. The “C.H.” in the listing is an abbreviation for Court House. In March 1825, the Postmaster General established post roads to all county court houses
1804

Age 26

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Uphemia Rogers, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Uphemia Rogers, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Euphemia Rogers Wright, "Find A Grave Index"

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