Henry Harper Rogers

29 August 1788–2 February 1843 (Age 54)
Chatham, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Henry Harper

When Henry Harper Rogers was born on 29 August 1788, in Chatham, North Carolina, United States, his father, George Washington Rogers, was 23 and his mother, Frances Elizabeth Harper, was 23. He married Salley Graves on 30 October 1811. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 2 February 1843, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Chandler Cemetery, Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Harper Rogers
1788–1843
Salley Graves
1793–1871
Marriage: 30 October 1811
George Washington Rogers
1812–1850
James Braden Rogers
1814–1889
Louisa Harriet Rogers
1816–1891
Asa Graves Rogers
1818–1893
Lucinda Green Rogers
1820–1898
William Riley Rogers
1821–1879
Jane Thomas Rogers
1824–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 October 1811
Wilson,Tennessee
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    John Rogers

    Male1785–1874Male

    Josiah Rogers

    Male1786–Male

    Male1787–1875Male

    Male1788–1843Male

    Cynthia Rogers

    Female1790–1886Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1789

Age 1

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 1

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1803

Age 15

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Rogers, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Henry Rogers, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"
  • Henry Harper Rogers, "Find A Grave Index"

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