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Dr Elmer H Rogers
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1858
Dolington
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1907
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Son of Levi H. and Jane Eliza (Slack) Rogers, born in Bucks Co, Pennsylvania. Married Mary Olivia Bowers ca Sep 1884. Was a well known doctor in Trenton for many years.

Dr. Rogers Buried In Riverview Today

Many Professional and Personal Friends Attend Funeral Services

Funeral Services of the Society of Friends were conducted this afternoon over the body of Dr. Elmer H. Rogers at his later home, 126 North Warren street. There was also a short eulogy by the Rev. A.J. Welsley, pastor of the Third Presbyterian Church.

The funeral was largely attended, there being an exceptionally large representation of members of the medical profession present. Lodges of which Dr. Rogers was a member were represented by large delegations. The lodges which were represented at the services were Trenton Circle of Brotherhood of America, Trenton Lodge of Knights of Pythias, Shepherds Delight Lodge of The Ancient Order of Shepherds, Century Council of Jr. O. U. A. M., and Royal Oak Lodge of Sons of St. George. There were also representatives of the Trenton Medical Library Association, Jefferson Medical College Alumni Association, Mercer County Component Medical Society.

Interment of the body of Dr. Rogers was made in Riverview cemetery at the convenience of the family and under the direction of Ashmore & Margerum.

Dr. Rogers died Thursday after a short illness. He was 48 years of age and was one of the best known physicians in New Jersey. He had been in poor health for some time, but his death was sudden and unexpected, heart trouble being the cause.

Source: Trenton Times
Date: 15 April 1907
Submitted by Teresa Wilson Rogers
Relationship: Great-granddaughter-in-law

 
 
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 Parents:
  Levi H Rogers (1827 - 1892)
  Jane E Rogers (1838 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Olivia Bowers Rogers (1864 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Ellerslie Wallace Rogers (1886 - 1895)*
  Alvin Stackhouse Rogers (1889 - 1937)*
  Helen Rogers (1893 - 1897)*
  Olivia R. Rogers (1898 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elmer H Rogers (1858 - 1907)
  Irvin Wise Rogers (1863 - 1912)*
  Mary E. Rogers (1866 - 1939)*
  Ella M. Rogers (1867 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Teresa Wilson Rogers
Record added: Jun 14, 2010
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Dr Elmer H Rogers
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Dr Elmer H Rogers
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In memory and with much respect of my husband's great-grandfather
- Teresa Wilson Rogers
 Added: Jun. 15, 2010
 
 
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