Lillian B. Manning

November 1878–5 May 1951 (Age 72)
Virginia City, Storey, Nevada, United States

The Life of Lillian B.

When Lillian B. Manning was born in November 1878, in Virginia City, Storey, Nevada, United States, her father, John B. Manning, was 39 and her mother, Mrs Katherine Manning, was 35. She married Michael Joseph Rogers about 1898. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 5 May 1951, in California, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Michael Joseph Rogers
Lillian B. Manning
Marriage: about 1898
Francis William Rogers
Marion R. Rogers
Joseph Michael Rogers

Spouse and Children

about 1898


Parents and Siblings

    John B. Manning


    Mrs Katherine Manning





    Mollie Manning


    William E. Manning


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 13

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Mann 1 and 2.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic ÓMainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lillie Rodgers in household of Kate Manning, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lillie B Rogers in household of Michael J Rogers, "United States Census, 1910"

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