John Edward Rogerson

28 February 1848–22 June 1928 (Age 80)
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John Edward

When John Edward Rogerson was born on 28 February 1848, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Rogerson, was 46 and his mother, Mary Farren Harrison, was 45. He married Sarah Jane Perkins on 23 October 1879, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Parowan, Iron, Utah Territory, United States in 1870 and Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 22 June 1928, in Monticello, San Juan, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Monticello, San Juan, Utah, United States.

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John Edward Rogerson
Sarah Jane Perkins
Marriage: 23 October 1879
John Edward Rogerson
Madora Laverna Rogerson
Francis Jean Rogerson
George Halls Rogerson
Linsey Clair Rogerson

Spouse and Children

23 October 1879
Beaver, Beaver, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 2

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John E Rogerson in household of Mary R Rogerson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Rogerson in household of William Rogerson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • E John Rogerson, "United States Census, 1880"

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