Elizabeth Jane Rogers

7 October 1828–17 August 1912 (Age 83)
Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Rogers was born on 7 October 1828, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Augustus Rogers, was 25 and her mother, Jane Lunt, was 32. She married John Worlock Shepherd on 2 February 1850, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in St Mary's Church, Portsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 17 August 1912, in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Levan, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Worlock Shepherd
Elizabeth Jane Rogers
Marriage: 2 February 1850
Alice Ophelia Shepherd
John Nephi Shepherd
Ellen L Shepherd
George Henry Shepherd
Thomas Shepherd
Henry Shepherd
Nathaniel Shepherd
Ernest Alfred Shepherd
Augustus Shepherd
Florence Eliza Shepherd
Fredrick R. Shepherd
Joseph Shepherd
Albert Edward Shepherd
William Rufus Shepherd
Lizzie Clara Shepherd
Minnie Henrietta Shepherd
Constance Viola Shepherd

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 February 1850Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 2
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 26
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Albert Edward Shepherd

    Albert Edward Shepherd On December 19, 1866 in Springville, Utah, Albert Edward Shepherd was born the son of John Worlock Shepherd and Elizabeth Jane Rogers. His parents had received the gospel i …

    Sources (86)

    • Elizabeth Shepherd in household of John Shepherd, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Elizabeth Rogers in entry for Albert E Shepherd and Frieda Anna Else Sommer Wetzel, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Elibith Rogers in entry for Ellen Hartley, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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