Henry Johnson Rogers

12 March 1874–26 November 1951 (Age 77)
Cottage Grove, Lane, Oregon, United States

The Life of Henry Johnson

When Henry Johnson Rogers was born on 12 March 1874, in Cottage Grove, Lane, Oregon, United States, his father, Henry M. Rogers, was 47 and his mother, Pauline Whitehead, was 40. He married Lulu J Wilcox on 29 September 1895, in Moscow, Latah, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Melrose, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 24 Melrose, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 26 November 1951, in Asotin, Asotin, Washington, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Normal Hill Cemetery, Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Johnson Rogers
Lulu J Wilcox
Marriage: 29 September 1895
Darling Rogers
Henry James Cecil Rogers
Estel Harry Burton Rogers
George Orville Rogers

Spouse and Children

29 September 1895
Moscow, Latah, Idaho, United States


Parents and Siblings



    James E. Rogers


    Elizabeth A. Rogers


    Francis Marion Rogers


    Thomas M Rogers


    Mary Eliza Rogers


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Age 11

Historical Boundaries - 1885: Lane, Oregon, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Story Highlight

Biography of Henry J. Rogers

This successful and capable young agriculturist is the owner of a good estate one and one fourth miles southwest from Melrose, where the family home is and where Mr. Rogers has bestowed his labors wit …

Sources (3)

  • Henry J Rodgers in household of Henry M Rodgers, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry J Rogers, "United States Census, 1940"
  • H Johnson Rogers, "United States Census, 1930"

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