We are seeking descendants of Robert Rogers and
Frances Russell- Hugh Rogers and Nancy Thornton-
Cyrus Rogers and Margaret McCracken-Jesse Richard
Rogers and Polly Ann Arrington. We would like the
siblings and children of each of the above families-
with dates of birth, marriages and deaths. Our direct
ancestry is Jesse Richard Rogers and Polly Ann Arrington.
Need the siblings of Jesse Richard and Polly Ann plus
dates named above. Our grandson is named from
his ancestry-Ian Arrington Rogers. Any help will be
most appreciated. Family history has it that Jesse Richard
and Polly Ann were married in Haywood County, NC
and reared their family there. Have knowledge of only
one son-William Richard born 1890-1891 in Fines Creek,
Haywood Co., NC.-served in WWI in the Rangers stationed
in Alaska and married there.
Thanks so much !!!!
Hugh Rogers and nancy Thornton 12 sons 3 unaccounted for?
Hugh md. Nancy Thornton
William went to Tennessee
John md Polly McCracken
Matthew md. ----Lusk
Newton md. Carolyn Lamb
David lived in Macon County, N.C.
Hugh, Jr. Rogers went to Georgia
Nicholas Powers Rogers md. Matilda Noland d/o Peter in Haywood County, N.C. 3 March 1837
Haywood County Heritage Book
Mary "Polly" McCracken Rogers
John was the first son of Hugh and Nancy Thornton Rogers. b. 1788 md. in 1824. Mary was the sixth child of Joseph and Sara Vaughn McCracken ....She was b. 31 August 1808 They had 11 children. John died in 1852 and Mary died in 1893.
Christopher Columbus Rogers b. 9 Feb. 1825 and died 9 October 1897. Col. CSA first md. Selma plott d. 1855. (Surlinda) 4 April 1853 in Haywood Co., N.C. One child.
Second md. Emaline Smathers 26 Oct. 1858. Eight children.
Sarah Rogers was b. 19 June 1826 and died 21 JUly 1911. She md. William V. Roberts 15 May, 1849. Eight children
One child Sarah K. Roberts md. W.J. Haynes.
Asbury Thornton Rogers was b. 29 June 1828 and died 6 Nov. 1888.Asbury md. Esther Lorena Davis.
Nancy Matilda Rogers b. 18 July 1830 and died 11 March 1855 md. Marcus Lafayette Boone on 11Jan. 1849. Two children.
Margaret R. Rogers b. 16 Feb. 1832 and died 20 May 1918 md. Francis Moses Radcliff on 1 Feb. 1855. Four children.
Hugh Manson Rogers b. 6 July 1834 and died 13 March 1904 md. Mary Elizabeth Matilda Howell in 1863? (19 Oct. 1865 in Haywood Co., N.C.) Seven children 5 died early age,
Mary Ann Rogers b. 20 Jan. 1837 and died 3 June 1887 md. Eldridge Medford. Seven children
Quincy Jane Rogers b. 3 Oct. 1849 and died 16 Aug. 1931 md. Lebo Medford. Nine children.
by: Mrs. Eva Rogers Tate Lake junaluska, N.C.
The Annals of Haywood County by W.C. Allen
The Rogers Line
Hugh and Nancy
Hugh, Jr. md. Jane Garrett
Haywood Co. Marriages give J. R. Rogers md ------7 Jan. 1860 ??
John Rogers md Margaret Penland 5 May 1855 ??
Matthew Rogers md Mary Smith 1 Nov. 1826 ??R(obert) W. Rogers md. Francis Russell 2 Sept. 1858 ???
John Rogers and Polly Mc Cracken
Columbus, Sarah, Miranda, Asbury, Hugh Manson, Margaret, Taylor, Mary Ann, Thomas, Weston, and Jane. John died in 1852.
Sarah Rogers b. 19 June, 1826 md. William V. Roberts15 May 1849 .
Charles Boone, M.D., Robert KingM.D., John C., Mary Alice, Asbury S., George Manson, Sarah Catherine(Mrs. W.J. Haynes), Thomas W., And Ella(Mrs. Fish).
Sons of John Rogers CSA:
Col. C.C. Rogersb. 9 Feb. 1825
Capt. A.T. Rogers b. 29 June 1828 and died 1888
First Lt. Thomas Rogers, killed in Battle of Chickamauga
David Rogers b. Tennessee 27 August, 1790 was the s/o Hugh and Nancy Thornton.
David md. Martha Young b. 27 July 1792 d/o William and Mary Bryson Young.
David and Martha had ten children:
Hugh b. 21 Dec. 1823 md. Caroline Ammons b. 1826
Jasper md Elizabeth Ford
William md Elizabeth Holland
Robert D. b. 11 Nov. 1832 md. Caroline Holland
Newton b. 20 Mar. 1838 md. Edith Holland 1st 2nd. Margaret Keener.
Sarah Ann b. 10 Sept. 1834 md. James McCoy
Caroline md. Pendleton Sanders
I'm only counting eight???
Macon County Heritage Book
Previous article on David Rogers
Thaddus "Long Thad" and Lura Ruff Rogers b. 25 Sept. 1857 d/o Minor and Sarah Cagle Ruff
Thaddus John Melvin Rogers b. 13 April 1851 to Nicholas Powers Rogers and Matilda Noland on Fines Creek in Haywood County, N.C.
Lela, Flota, Harrison, Cordell, Chan, Willie, Curtis, Arnold, Milburn. Two children Dolly and Manilla died young.