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
1893–1953
Betty H Ferguson
1894–1950
Joseph Ferguson Rogers
1927–2004
John Alexander Rogers
1932–1958

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Joseph Ferguson Rogers

    Male1927–2004Male

    John Alexander Rogers

    Male1932–1958Male

Parents and Siblings

    Jessie Alexander Rogers

    Male1857–1913Male

    Mary Jane Bridges

    Female1862–1923Female

siblings

(8)

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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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