P.H. Rogers

Peter Hammonds Rogers

Full Name: Peter Hammonds Rogers
Date of birth: June 20, 1850
Date of death: September 7, 1929

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 5 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Mount Pleasant / Titus   Morris, Red River, Titus

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House District 5
Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895
Legislatures: 23rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Mount Pleasant / Titus
Counties in district: Morris, Red River, Titus

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Rev. P.H. Rogers Passes Away," Mount Pleasant Daily Times, 9/9/1929, p. 1, crediting Mount Pleasant Public Library. Peter H. Rogers, born in Alabama 79 years ago. "He had at various times been County Judge, County Superintendent of Instruction, Representative to the Legislature, and last Winter, because of ill health, had resigned from the position of Justice of the Peace for this precinct." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • Peter Hammonds Rogers and Mary Alice Crooks, parents of Addison Swift Rogers (birth date 10/9/1880), Adoniran Judson Rogers (birth date 8/10/1885), both born in Mount Pleasant, Titus County.
    Census of 1900 - Peter Rogers, Titus County, age 50, born June 1850 in Alabama, county judge, wife Mary A., sons Addison S. and Adonirano, daughters Millie H. and Flora.
    Census of 1910 - Peter H. Rogers, Titus County, age 59, born circa 1851 in Alabama, public school teacher, wife Alice, daughter Millie.
    Census of 1920 - Peter Rogers, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, age 69, born circa 1851 in Alabama, preacher officer, ministry co. supt., wife Alice, son Addison and family. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981 (1) Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981 (2)
  • P.H. Rogers, birth date 6/20/1850 in Alabama; death date 9/7/1929 in Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas; minister. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • P.H. Rogers, birth date 6/20/1850, death date 9/7/1929, burial in Gladewater Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, with spouse M.A. Rogers. Find a Grave.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - P.H. Rogers, postoffice Mount Pleasant, nativity Alabama, age 42 (born circa 1851), teacher, 23 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. P.H. Rogers, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. P.H. Rogers, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

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23rd R.S. - 1893
County Government and County Finances  
Enrolled Bills  
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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