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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Edward Hawkins Rogers
Adele Amelia Hardcastle
John Thomas Rogers
Mary Francis Rogers
Issac S Rogers
Sarah Elizabeth Rogers
William Andrew Rogers
Martha Rogers
Joseph Leander Rogers
Clayton Rogers

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World Events (8)


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.

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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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