biography from Portrait & Biographical Album of Mahaska Co., Iowa, 1887
DANIEL T. ROGERS, of Union Township is a native of the State of Michigan, his birth taking place in Lincoln County, Oct. 13, 1840, and is a son of Ansel and Louisa (Raymond) Rogers. He was married in his native State, April 2, 1863, to Miss Lucy J. Cobbs, who was born in Ohio. Feb. 26, 1841, and is the daughter of Ansalem and Ann Cobbs. By this union there have been seven children, as follows: Grace E., born Sept. 9, 1864; Dora L., Sept. 23, 1867; Mary A., June 13, 1869; Ansalem, March 6, 1871; Milo A., Dec. 18, 1875; Lydia P., April 10, 1878; William T. died Oct. 17, 1878. Mr. and Mrs. Rogers are members of the Society of Friends. Politically he affiliates with the Republican party. Mr. Rogers came to Iowa from his native State in the year 1865, locating in Union Township, and parchasing his present farm of 120 acres of land. It is very fertile land, has been brought by him to a high state of cultivation, and all its improvements are of the best class. He pursues general farming and is fairly successful in life. As a Christian gentleman and citizen, none enjoy more fully the entire confidence of their acquaintances than Mr. Rogers.
Portrait & Biographical Album of Mahaska Co., Iowa, 1887
Mahaska County, Iowa Genealogy