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Martha Jane Best Rogers
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1870
Mount Erie
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1954
Fairfield
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of Augustus and Eliza (Davis) Best. She was born March 31, 1870 in Wayne county, IL and married in 1889 to Willard Rogers.
They had twleve children:
Finis, Clarence, Alonzo, Charlie, Fred, Clara, Edna, Walter, Della, Hubert, Emma Jane and Leone. After the death of her husband from a hunting accident, Mattie moved to Geff, IL. When her health failed she moved to Fairfield, IL intothe home of her daughter, Leone. She died there on Feb 23, 1954. 
 
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 Parents:
  Augustus Henneberger Best (1829 - 1905)
  Eliza Holmes Best (1835 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Willard Milton Rogers Rogers (1869 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Finis Elsworth Rogers (1890 - 1978)*
  Clarence Valentine Rogers (1892 - 1955)*
  Alonzo Rogers (1893 - 1974)*
  Charles Andas Rogers (1895 - 1982)*
  Fred Rogers (1898 - 1974)*
  Clara Elma Rogers Mathes (1900 - 1980)*
  Edna Irene Rogers Walker (1901 - 2001)*
  Walter Addison Rogers (1903 - 1942)*
  Della Rogers Schindler (1906 - 1995)*
  Hubert Leslie Rogers (1910 - 1994)*
  Emma Jane Rogers Wiebold (1912 - 2001)*
  Leone Marie Rogers Shelton (1914 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah E. Best Borah (1856 - 1915)*
  Samuel Andas Best (1858 - 1948)*
  Alonzo Marshal Best (1860 - 1861)*
  Mary Melinda Best (1861 - 1862)*
  Augusta Ann Best Fitch (1863 - 1947)*
  Elizabeth Dora Best Keyser (1866 - 1891)*
  Clara Belle Best (1868 - 1886)*
  Martha Jane Best Rogers (1870 - 1954)
  Minta M. Best Enlow (1873 - 1951)*
  Raymond Adolphus Best (1877 - 1969)*
  Arimathea Best Morlan (1879 - 1970)*
  Bert Best (1883 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brown Cemetery
Mount Erie
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: David Shelton
Record added: Mar 27, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13761428
Martha Jane <i>Best</i> Rogers
Added by: David Shelton
 
Martha Jane <i>Best</i> Rogers
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Martha Jane <i>Best</i> Rogers
Added by: David Shelton
 
 
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- autisticmystic
 Added: Jan. 24, 2010
May you have eternal peace.
- Andie Parrish
 Added: Jun. 16, 2009
 
 
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