Ezra J Rogers

1835–28 December 1864 (Age 29)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Ezra J

When Ezra J Rogers was born in 1835, in New York, United States, his father, William Rogers, was 27 and his mother, Sally Jones, was 24. He married Maria Hannah Swain on 9 January 1860, in Newaygo, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Plymouth, Chenango, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 28 December 1864, in Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States.

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Ezra J Rogers
Maria Hannah Swain
Marriage: 9 January 1860
Andrew Johnson Rogers

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  • Marriage
    9 January 1860Newaygo, Michigan, United States
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    World Events (6)

    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 0
    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 11
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of Roger , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.Irish: adopted for Gaelic Mac Ruaidhrí (see Rorie ).History: Thomas Rogers (c. 1587–1621), born in London, England, was among the Pilgrim Fathers who sailed on the Mayflower in 1620. He died during the first winter at Plymouth Colony, but his son Joseph survived and married, and was later joined in MA by his brother John. This name was subsequently brought to North America independently by many different bearers.

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Ezra Rogers in household of William Rogers, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Ezra J Rogers, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1935"
    • Ezra Rogers in household of William Rogers, "United States Census, 1850"

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