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Stephen Rogers

Male Abt 1775 - 1846  (~ 71 years)

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  • Name Stephen Rogers 
    Born Abt 1750-1775  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Nov 1846  Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Long Run Cemetery Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6408  Carl
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2014 

    Father John Rogers,   d. Abt 1775-1800, Fauquier, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    +1. Susannah Rogers,   b. Abt 1781, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F2264  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Name: Stephen Rogers 1
      Sex: M
      Birth: ABT. 1758 in VIRGINIA 1
      Death: 30 NOV 1846 in SWITZERLAND CO IN. 1

      Stephen was born in Va. abt 1758 . served in the revolutionary war under
      Col. Frances Taylor and Capt. Garland Burles (of Virginia) from1777 to1781.
      He then moved to Ky . and settled in Indiana.

      His pension number is w 5729

      Stephen enlisted on 22 Jan 1777 as a Revolutionary Soldier and served 3years as a Private in the Regiment commanded by Colonel Taylor of the VA Line. Ensign Stephen Rogers applied for a pension in Culpeper Co., VA, Claim W.5729, B.L.Wt.18372-160-55. On the 1 June 1840 pension list Stephen was age 80and resided with his son Henry in Switzerland Co., IN.

      A Stephen Rogers paid taxes in 1782/7 in Fauquier Co., VA. On 1 Mar 1791a Stephen Rogers is listedin the Hopewell Quaker Meeting as being in McBride Co., VA.

      In 1800 Stephen lived in Montgomery Co., KY. In 1810 he lived in Montgomery Co., KY (page 372 ) (10201-02110-00) with his wife, 3 sons and3 daughters.

      On 5 May 1837, Stephen Rogers swore in Switzerland Co. that he was a son of John Rogers and a brother of Henry Rogers, both late of Fauquier Co.,VA. The statement refers to a lease involving the three Rogers and Lord Fairfax. The lease to John, Henry, and Stephen Rogers was dated 28 July1763, although it seems a bit peculiar that Stephen,named in the lease,would have been four years old at the time. The lease is recorded in Fauquier Co. Deed Book 2 pag e 50. The affidavit is recorded in Fauquier Co. Land cases (1833-1859) p. 367.

      Stephen ROGERS
      Given Name: Stephen
      Surname: ROGERS
      Sex: M
      Birth: Est 1759
      Death: 30 Nov 1846 in Switzerland County,Indiana
      Burial: Long Run Cemetery,Switzerland County, Indiana

      A Baptist church congregation under Stephen Rogers moved to Switzerland County, Indiana.

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