Willam Edward Rogers

18 November 1877–25 January 1968 (Age 90)
Aspinwall Election Precinct, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Willam Edward

When Willam Edward Rogers was born on 18 November 1877, in Aspinwall Election Precinct, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States, his father, Ezra Dana Rogers, was 45 and his mother, Mary Helen Sumner, was 40. He married Sadie Alvira Lash in 1903, in Nemaha, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Grant Township, Custer, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Comstock, Douglas, Oregon, United States in 1930. He died on 25 January 1968, in Albany, Linn, Oregon, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Junction City, Lane, Oregon, United States.

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Willam Edward Rogers
Sadie Alvira Lash
Marriage: 1903
Freeda Agnes Rogers
Pearl Rogers

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Nemaha, Nebraska, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 13

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 24

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William E Rogers in household of Ezra D Rogers, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William E Rogers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward Rogers in household of George Lash, "United States Census, 1910"

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