Fannie Rogers

Female21 December 1895–15 May 1988

Brief Life History of Fannie

When Fannie Rogers was born on 21 December 1895, in Clay, Kentucky, United States, her father, Wilson Rogers, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Margaret Bates, was 21. She married Levi Martin on 2 October 1913, in Clay, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 6, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States for about 5 years and Magisterial District 3, Clay, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 15 May 1988, in Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Panco, Clay, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Martin
Fannie Rogers
Marriage: 2 October 1913
Elbert Martin
May Martin
Festus Martin
Lily Mae Martin
Flossie Martin
Earl Martin
Harold Martin
Cora Martin
Foister Martin
Tommy Martin

Sources (23)

  • Fanny Martin in household of Levi Martin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Fannie Rogers, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Fannie Rogers Martin, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1913Clay, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1900 · Governor Shot

    Age 5

    On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.


    Age 25

    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    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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