Leo Rogers

1922–13 June 2002 (Age 80)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Leo

When Leo Rogers was born in 1922, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, John J Rogers, was 51 and his mother, Sarah T Granahan, was 39. He lived in Needham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1930. He died on 13 June 2002, in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John J Rogers
1871–1927
Sarah T Granahan
1883–1938
Rogers
1912–1912
Charles F Rogers
1914–1981
Mary Helena Rogers
1915–
Ruth Rogers
1918–1919
Joseph Rogers
1919–1995
Leo Rogers
1922–2002

Parents and Siblings

    John J Rogers

    Male1871–1927Male

    Sarah T Granahan

    Female1883–1938Female

siblings

(6)

    Rogers

    Male1912–1912Male

    Male1914–1981Male

    Mary Helena Rogers

    Female1915–Female

    Ruth Rogers

    Female1918–1919Female

    Male1919–1995Male

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 1

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 22

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Leo Rogers in household of Sarah G Rogers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mr Leo Rogers, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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