Richard Rogers

1817–
Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Richard

When Richard Rogers was born in 1817, in Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Rogers, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Palmer, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Rogers
1786–
Elizabeth Palmer
1785–
James Rogers
1807–
Mary Rogers
1809–
Eleanor Rogers
1820–
Hugh Rogers
1827–1906
John Rogers
1811–
Sarah Rogers
1813–
Martha Rogers
1816–1905
Richard Rogers
1817–
Anne Rogers
1820–
Elizabeth Rogers
1820–

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1786–Male

  • Elizabeth Palmer

    Female1785–Female

siblings

(10)

  • James Rogers

    Male1807–Male

  • Mary Rogers

    Female1809–Female

  • Male1811–Male

  • Sarah Rogers

    Female1813–Female

  • Female1816–1905Female

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1823

Age 6

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 16

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 37

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Richard Rogers, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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