Grady Hicks Rogers

19 March 1893–2 October 1953 (Age 60)
Goshen, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Grady Hicks

When Grady Hicks Rogers was born on 19 March 1893, in Goshen, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, his father, Jessie Alexander Rogers, was 35 and his mother, Mary Jane Bridges, was 30. He had at least 2 sons with Betty H Ferguson. He lived in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 9, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 2 October 1953, in Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grady Hicks Rogers
Betty H Ferguson
Joseph Ferguson Rogers
John Alexander Rogers

Spouse and Children



    Joseph Ferguson Rogers


    John Alexander Rogers


Parents and Siblings

    Jessie Alexander Rogers


    Mary Jane Bridges




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World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 2

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 16

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grady H Rogers in household of Peyton M Towry, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hicks G Regers in household of Jessie A Regers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Grady Rogers, "United States Census, 1930"

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