John Rogers

1898–
Abertillery, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Rogers was born in 1898, in Abertillery, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, David George Rogers, was 24 and his mother, Leah Jane Roberts, was 23.

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Family Time Line

David George Rogers
1874–
Leah Jane Roberts
1875–
Albert G Rogers
1894–
Violet M Rogers
1896–
Clifford Rogers
1898–
John Rogers
1898–
Leah Veronica Rogers
1905–1982

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Albert G Rogers

    Male1894–Male

    Violet M Rogers

    Female1896–Female

    Clifford Rogers

    Male1898–Male

    Male1898–Male

    Female1905–1982Female

World Events (8)

1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 2

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.
1908

Age 10

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1940

Age 42

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • John Rogers in household of David Rogers, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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