Lorissa Louisa Rogers

1 March 1848–8 August 1918 (Age 70)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Lorissa Louisa

When Lorissa Louisa Rogers was born on 1 March 1848, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, George Washington Rodgers, was 26 and her mother, Adelia Ann Hammett, was 25. She married Barnett Boiter about 1866, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Reidville Township, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 8 August 1918, in Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Moore, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Poplar Springs, Laurens, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Barnett Boiter
1845–1904
Lorissa Louisa Rogers
1848–1918
Marriage: 1866
Mary-Ann Boiter
1866–1949
Sarah Boyter ( Boiter)
1868–1915
Albert Bryson Boiter
1870–1943
Edward B Boyter
1874–1943
Moses Henderson Boiter
1877–1934
Margaret Ann Boyter
1880–1942
Mandy Ann Boyter( Boiter)
1885–1889
Marguerete " Maggie" Ann Boyter ( Boiter)
1885–
George Washington Boyter
1885–1962
Lula Ann E. Boiter
1887–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1866
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
children

(10)

    Female1866–1949Female

    Sarah Boyter ( Boiter)

    Male1868–1915Male

    Albert Bryson Boiter

    Male1870–1943Male

    Male1874–1943Male

    Moses Henderson Boiter

    Male1877–1934Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Rodgers

    Male1822–1868Male

    Adelia Ann Hammett

    Female1822–1922Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1848–1918Female

    James Dallas Rogers

    Male1850–1924Male

    Margaret Rogers

    Female1853–Female

    Martha Rogers

    Female1858–Female

    Mary Rogers

    Female1861–1915Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 12

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 19

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ouisa Boieter in household of Barnett Boieter, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Louisa Boiter in household of Barner Boiter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Louisa Rogers in entry for Margurite A. Bayter Wood, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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