Joseph Leander Rogers

1861–1891 (Age 30)
Denton, Texas, United States

The Life of Joseph Leander

When Joseph Leander Rogers was born on 1 March 1861, in Denton, Texas, United States, his father, Edward Hawkins Rogers, was 41 and his mother, Adele Amelia Hardcastle, was 37. He lived in Los Angeles Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1870. He died on 21 April 1891, at the age of 30, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Hawkins Rogers
1820–1905
Adele Amelia Hardcastle
1824–1865
John Thomas Rogers
1843–1898
Mary Francis Rogers
1845–
Issac S Rogers
1847–
Sarah Elizabeth Rogers
1850–1896
William Andrew Rogers
1855–1920
Martha Rogers
1858–
Joseph Leander Rogers
1861–1891
Clayton Rogers
1864–

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed

Age 6

The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 9

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Joseph L Rodgers in household of Edward H Rodgers, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph Leander Rogers, "Find A Grave Index"

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