William David Rogers

25 February 1880–31 December 1953 (Age 73)
Easley, Pickens, South Carolina, United States

The Life of William David

When William David Rogers was born on 25 February 1880, in Easley, Pickens, South Carolina, United States, his father, Milton Parkins Rogers, was 39 and his mother, Martha Ann Zanie Hunt, was 37. He married Esse Angie Gossett on 15 February 1903. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Liberty, Pickens, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 31 December 1953, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

William David Rogers
1880–1953
Esse Angie Gossett
1883–1958
Marriage: 15 February 1903
James Franklyn Rogers
1915–1951
Claude Willis Rogers
1926–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 February 1903
Pickens,South Carolina
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Milton Parkins Rogers

    Male1840–1914Male

    Martha Ann Zanie Hunt

    Female1843–1913Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1866–1926Female

    Frances Ann Cassandra Rogers

    Female1868–1934Female

    James Daniel Rogers

    Male1871–1912Male

    Laban Augustus Rogers

    Male1873–1938Male

    Male1877–1951Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William D W Rodgers in household of Milton T Rodgers, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David W Rogers in household of Milton P Rogers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David William Rogers in entry for Essie Gossett Rogers, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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