Rogene Elizabeth Bronson

10 February 1858–24 August 1934 (Age 76)
Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States

The Life of Rogene Elizabeth

When Rogene Elizabeth Bronson was born on 10 February 1858, in Canton, Fulton, Illinois, United States, her father, Oscar Bronson, was 28 and her mother, Zilphia A. Fuller, was 26. She lived in Hudson, Columbia, New York, United States in 1880 and Windham, Greene, New York, United States for about 8 years. She died on 24 August 1934, in Durham, Greene, New York, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Ashland, Greene, New York, United States.

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Oscar Bronson
Zilphia A. Fuller
Lillian A "Lillie" Bronson
Rogene Elizabeth Bronson
Ida Abigail Bronson
Rosa Belle Bronson
Emma C. Bronson
Jesse Barney Bronson

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World Events (8)

1861 · Simple life to Soldiers

Age 3

Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 23

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Brunson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rogene Bronson, "New York State Census, 1892"
  • Rogene Bronson in household of Frank L Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Rosene E Bronson in household of Oscar Bronson, "United States Census, 1870"

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