John Edwin Rogers

17 November 1873–12 April 1944 (Age 70)
Mapleton, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States

The Life of John Edwin

When John Edwin Rogers was born on 17 November 1873, in Mapleton, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States, his father, John Edwin Rogers, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Diantha Comstock, was 24. He married Nellie Belle Mahood in 1905, in Yamhill, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Election Precinct 15 Southwest McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 26 East Amity, Yamhill, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 12 April 1944, in Amity, Yamhill, Oregon, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Hopewell, Yamhill, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Edwin Rogers
1873–1944
Nellie Belle Mahood
1887–1954
Marriage: 1905
Esther Mae Rogers
1906–1957
William Edwin Rogers
1909–1961

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1905
Yamhill, Oregon, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

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.
1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 7

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 20

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John E Rogers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John E Rogers Jr. in household of John E Rogers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John E Rogers in household of John E Rogers, "United States Census, 1880"

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