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Noah Rogers
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1797
Bethlehem
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 31, 1846
Union County
Iowa, USA

Son of Philemon Rogers and Sarah Pritchard

Married Eda Hollister, 8 Oct 1819, Portage County, Ohio

Children - Theodore Rogers, Nephi Rogers, Clarissa Marina Rogers, Russell Rogers, Elisha Henry Rogers, David Rogers, Henrietta Rogers, Chancey Foster Rogers, Washington Bolivar Rogers

This name is listed on a "monument erected AD 1888, in memory of those members of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who died in 1846, 1847, and 1848, during their exodus to seek a home beyond the Rocky Mountains."

History - Noah Rogers was president of the Society Islands Mission from 1844 to 1845. He was baptized in the Church of Jesus Christ is Latter-day Saints in February, 1837, and was from that time until the day of his death an active member of the Church.

Noah and his wife, Eda Hollister, had joined the Church in 1837, at which time he had given up his practice as a physician, or country doctor, so he could devote all his time to furthering the gospel.

In company with his brother Chandler Rogers, and Silas Smith, he started for Far West, Mo., and at the conference held in Nauvoo, Ill., in April, he was called on a mission to Vermont with Addison Pratt, Knowlton Hanks and Benjamin Franklin Grouard. In a council meeting held May 11, 1843, in Nauvoo, he was called to fill a mission to the Pacific Isles, and was set apart on May 23, 1843, for that mission.

He remained one year on the Islands and returned to Nauvoo Dec. 29, 1845, in time to join the Saints in their exodus from Illinois. With the Rogers family again reunited, they moved on to Mount Pisgah (now Talmadge) Iowa, a gathering place of the Saints. Here Noah began making preparations for the trek westward, but he fell ill with pneumonia and died - only five months after returning from his mission.

Noah Rogers History 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Eda Hollister Rogers (1801 - 1877)
 
 Children:
  Russell Heber Rogers (1820 - 1890)*
  Theodore Rogers (1824 - 1901)*
  Washington Bolivar Rogers (1826 - 1913)*
  David Rogers (1828 - 1903)*
  Chancy Foster Rogers (1829 - 1899)*
  Henrietta Rogers Standage (1832 - 1898)*
  Elisha Henry Rogers (1834 - 1906)*
  Clarissa Marina Rogers Taggart (1836 - 1901)*
  Nephi Rogers (1838 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pisgah Cemetery
Thayer
Union County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Aug 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21074203
Noah Rogers
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Noah Rogers
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Faith in every footstep. Thank you for your sacrifices.
- ggggrandaughter
 Added: Jul. 20, 2016

- Brigitte Masters
 Added: Jun. 14, 2016
In loving memory of all of my Rogers family for with out you we would not be here. Some of your family is in Lewiston, Utah cemetery. We love you for ever.
- Carla Rogers
 Added: May. 17, 2016
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