Fannie Amelia Rogers

Brief Life History of Fannie Amelia

When Fannie Amelia Rogers was born on 19 April 1840, in Aurelius, Cayuga, New York, United States, her father, Lucius Cary Rogers, was 38 and her mother, Fanny Locke, was 36. She married Jacob Adriance in April 1860, in Dodge, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Platte Township, Dodge, Nebraska, United States in 1885 and Maple Township, Dodge, Nebraska, United States in 1900. She died on 13 November 1909, at the age of 69, and was buried in Fremont, Dodge, Nebraska, United States.

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Jacob Adriance
Fannie Amelia Rogers
Marriage: April 1860
Lillie Emma Adriance
Emory R. Adriance
Effie L. Adriance

Sources (11)

  • Fanny A Adriance in household of Jacob Adriance, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Fannie A Rogers Adriance, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Fannie Rogers in entry for Effie Locke Burrill, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1845: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1854: Nebraska Territory, United States 1854: Dodge, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Dodge, Nebraska, United States


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


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

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): variant of Roger , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

Irish: adopted for Gaelic Mac Ruaidhrí (see Rorie ).

History: Thomas Rogers (c. 1587–1621), born in London, England, was among the Pilgrim Fathers who sailed on the Mayflower in 1620. He died during the first winter at Plymouth Colony, but his son Joseph survived and married, and was later joined in MA by his brother John. This name was subsequently brought to North America independently by many different bearers.

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

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