When Dorothy Naomi Rogers was born on 6 June 1914, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, her father, James Lohn Rogers, was 35 and her mother, Mary Layman, was 40. She lived in Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 4 June 1999, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in United States.
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.