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Lena Rogers (Seligman)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Kłodawa, Poland
Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Maimonides Cem., Queens, N.Y.
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Manasseh Seligman and ? Seligman
Wife of Hershel (Harry) Rojeski (Rogers)
Mother of Mary Lhowe; Solomon (Sol) Rojeski (Rogers); Anna (Anne) Silverman; Augusta (Gussie) (Gussie) Mondschein; Mark H. Rogers and 1 other
Sister of Wolf / Wolff Seligman; Deborah Alexander; Son Seligman and <private> Seligman

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About Lena Rogers

1900 US Census:

Lena Rogers

Age: 59

Born: Poland/Russia

Relationship to head: Mother-in-law

309 E. 55th St., Manhattan, New York, NY

Born: Apr. 1844

Widowed

Mother of 8 children, 6 living

Immigrated 1880, 20 years in US

Can read, can write

Living with Morris Mondschein, Gussie, Minnie, Harold, Nettie, Alfred

Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Manhattan, New York, New York; Roll: T623 1110; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 651.

1910 Census:

Head of household

Lena Rogers

Age: 70

Widowed

8 children, 6 living

Born: Russia, parents born: Russia

Immigrated: 1883

Living with daughter: Anna Silverman (40), grandkids Esther Silverman (20), Harry Silverman (18), Joseph Silverman (15)

W. 117th St.

Manhattan, NY, NY

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York; Roll: T624_1022; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 569; Image: 1140.

Swartz-Waldbaum GEDCOM:

Buried in Maimonides Cemetery, Queens, NY

Buried Maimonides Cemetery

895 Jamaica Ave., Brooklyn, NY

(not Queens/Elmont location)

Lot 8, Aryeh Lodge, Rogers Mausoleum

Lena (bur. Jun 13)

Mark (bur. Apr 22, 1934) & Minnie (bur. 1939)

Sydney Rogers (bur. Oct. 25, 1954)

Herbert Rogers (bur. Feb. 24, 1962) & Ethel Rogers (bur. Apr. 27, 1987)

Source: Joel Gedalius phone call to Maimonides Cemetery (516-775-6222, 718-347-0095) on Apr. 9, 2008

Surname Given Name Age Month Day Year Certificate

Number County Born

Rogers Lena 75 y Jun 12 1919 19250 Manhattan 1843 - 1844

Source: http://stevemorse.org/vital/nydeath.php?Esurname=rogers&Efirst=lena&kind=exact&EnterSoundexCode=&County=&cert=&age1=&age2=&unit1=4&unit2=4&StartYear=&EndYear=&birth1=&birth2=&pgsz=100&auth=&time=1212376696649&host=www.italiangen.org

JewishGen Burial Registry:

ROGERS, Lena. Age 75. Burial: Jun 13, 1919

Burial Book Page: 109; Comment/Note or Funeral Home: on list twice (also on page L13)

Cemetery: Maimonides Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

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Lena Rogers's Timeline

1842
1842
Kłodawa, Poland
1843
1843
Age 1
Lodz, Warsaw, Poland
1860
October 20, 1860
Age 18
Poland
1869
October 8, 1869
Age 27
1870
December 1870
Age 28
Russia
1873
July 14, 1873
Age 31
Russia
1886
August 15, 1886
Age 44
New York, NY, USA
1919
June 12, 1919
Age 77
New York, New York, United States
June 13, 1919
Age 77
Maimonides Cem., Queens, N.Y.