Elizabeth Rogers

25 October 1761–
Clun, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Rogers was born on 25 October 1761, in Clun, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Rogers, was 27 and her mother, Martha Huffer, was 26. She married Thomas Edwards on 29 May 1788, in Clun, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Edwards
1766–
Elizabeth Rogers
1761–
Marriage: 29 May 1788
Thomas Edwards
1787–
John Edwards
1790–
Richard Edwards
1792–
Thomas Edwards
1794–
Mary Edwards
1797–
Edward Edwards
1801–
John Edwards
1802–
William Edward
1809–
James Edwards
1811–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 May 1788
Clun, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 40

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 54

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 62

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Edwards in entry for Thos Edwards, "England, Shropshire Parish Registers, 1538-1918"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Thos. Edwards, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Elizabeth Rogers, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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