Bishop Israel L Rogers
Rogers, Israel L
b April 4, 1818 Renssalaer Co, NY
m Feb 24, 1839  Mahala Salisbury(d Sept 22, 1892)
Oct  1893 Rachael Trout
bap  1840
d Nov 8, 1899

1850 briefly associated with William Smith
as counselor
April 7, 1860 ordained 1st bishop of reorganization
April 12, 1866  appointed to a committee to publish the "New
Translation"
April 1882 resigned as presiding bishop

bibl HC3:776-84
TMD:217-27
JH 2(3):319-29
SH 46(47):760
This photo of Israel Roger's gravestone is provided by Julie Dresser. The cemetery is Pinemound, Sandwich, IL.
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