I'm looking for the same people. Is the John Rogers in Mt Vernon, MO. in 1860 our John Rogers? Do you know who Pensra Rogers was? She's on the 1860 Census with John Rogers. Perhaps his mother?
1860 United States Federal Census about John Rogers
Name: John Rogers
Age in 1860: 27
Birth Year: abt 1833
Home in 1860: Mount Vernon, Lawrence, Missouri
Post Office: Mount Vernon
Value of real estate: View Image
John Rogers 27
Mary Rogers 22
Zilpha Rogers 5
Nancy Rogers 2
Pensra Rogers 65 (born in N.C.)
There was a John Rogers who married Mary Lasiter.
Tennessee, Marriages, 1851-1900 about Mary J. Lasiter
Name: Mary J. Lasiter
Spouse: John Rogers
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 2 Aug 1852
There were Rogers on the 1850 Census (Dean and Purity) with a daughter Nancy, and a son, John who was 17.
1850 United States Federal Census about Dean Rogers
Name: Dean Rogers
Birth Year: abt 1786
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1850: Yourees, Rutherford, Tennessee
Family Number: 694
Dean Rogers 64
Purity Rogers 50 (born in N.C.)
Nancy Rogers 19
John Rogers 17
Mariah Rogers 13
Their daughter, Zelpha married a Lewis Davidson in 1845 and moved to Grayson, Texas.
Is all this familiar to you, and have you dismissed it as not being our John Rogers? Thanks K.