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Thomas Jefferson Rogers Family

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Thomas Jefferson Rogers Family

Posted: 16 Jan 2004 10:08PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Rogers, Ramey/Rainey, Ragsdale
The family of this son of James Peleg Rogers and Winifred Ann Lane disappears in the 1870 Titus (now Morris) Co. census. This Thomas Jefferson Rogers is the one born September 18, 1805 in Athens, GA and married Caroline C. Ramey/Rainey in 1831 in Georgia and practiced as a lawyer in Jefferson, TX in the 1840s into the 1860s along with his brothers James Harrison Rogers and Martin Dickinson (Dixon?) Rogers. The 1850 Titus Co. and 1860 Daingerfield census lists Thomas Jefferson Rogers' children: (estimated birthdates)
Louisa 1832
Walter 1834
Andrew 1837
Frances (Caroline) 1840 (actually September 27)
George A. 1841
Catharine 1847
Allice (Alice?) 1852
Since wife C. (Caroline) C. Rogers is found with daughter Alice Ragsdale in the 1870 Jefferson, Marion Co., census, it is assumed that Thomas died between 1860 and 1870, but I have not yet found any other children in the 1870 census or anywhere else after 1860. I don't yet find a record that all the sons died in the Civil War and I don't know who the daughters (except Alice) married. Surely not everyone except for Alice and Frances (who I descend from) disappeared.
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kwalters3603 17 Jan 2004 5:08AM GMT 
bclilley1 28 Mar 2007 2:28AM GMT 
kwalters3603 30 Mar 2007 1:29AM GMT 
BoccaSueRambo 28 Feb 2010 10:50PM GMT 
shawdoprince 24 Sep 2010 1:37AM GMT 
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Callierogers6... 10 Feb 2011 6:02AM GMT 
jaydee_1 10 Feb 2011 5:50PM GMT 
marthab999 20 Feb 2011 1:57AM GMT 
Kevin Walters 17 Mar 2011 3:12AM GMT 
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