Dorothy Rogers

1888–
Texas, United States

The Life of Dorothy

Dorothy Rogers was born in 1888, in Texas, United States. She married John Leach Bell on 29 September 1904. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1920.

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John Leach Bell
1878–1951
Dorothy Rogers
1888–
Marriage: 29 September 1904
Dorothy B Bell
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1904
children

(1)

    Dorothy B Bell

    Female1906–Female

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 6

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Bell in household of Samuel A Rumsey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorothy Bell in entry for Bell, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Dorothy Rogers - birth-name: Dorothy Rogers

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