John ROGERS

John ROGERS

Male 1612 - 1686  (74 years)

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  • Name John ROGERS  [1
    • Billerica deaths: ROGERS, John Sr., Jan. 25, 1686-7. [Rodgers, a. 74, G.R.1.]

      ROGERS, JOHN, Watertown, freem. 13 Mar. 1639, m. 1640, Priscilla Dawes at Boston, who on her joining the church is called maid servant of our Elder Thomas Oliver, had John, b. 11 Sept. 1641; Mary, 26 Oct. 1643; Thomas; Daniel Nathaniel; and prob. sev. ds. was perhaps a baker, rem. to Billerica, there his d. Abigail m. Arthur Warren of Chelmsford; Priscilla, wh. m. 19 Jan. 1682, Simon Coolidge, as sec. w. was prob. ano. His s. John was k. by the Ind. 5 Aug. 1695, was also, on the same day, his br. Thomas, and his s. Thomas, aged 11 yrs. Both these s. as well as Daniel and Nathaniel, and d. Priscilla are nam. in his will, made three days aft. that date, of wh. T. and N. were excors. From this we learn also that he had sec. w. for he gives to his w.'s s. George Brown, and her d. Mary B. and he d. 25 Jan 1686. (Savage, James, Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New Engalnd)

      Dr. Bond (Gen. of the Early Settlers of Watertown) supposes John's parents were John and Abigail (Martin) Rogers.

      Marriage may have been Nov. 22, 1640. [1]
    Born 1612  Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jan 1686  Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Old South Burying Ground, Billerica, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I47111  Main Tree
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2018 

    Father Thomas ROGERS,   c. 30 Jan 1574, Chelmsford, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Moulsham, Chelmsford, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary ?,   b. Abt 1570,   d. 1625  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1611  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F16979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Priscilla DAWES,   b. Abt 1618, Watertown, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1663, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1640  Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Nathaniel ROGERS,   b. 25 Mar 1655, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Oct 1730, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F16978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth RUGGLES,   b. 08 Dec 1633, Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1685, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 06 Jul 1669  Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F04745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1612 - Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Nov 1640 - Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Jul 1669 - Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jan 1686 - Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    John Rogers Headstone
    John Rogers Headstone
    John Rogers is the husband of Priscilla Dawes. He is buried in the Old South Burying Ground in Billerica, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts.

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  • Sources 
    1. [S03321] Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, Vol. 3, James Savage.

    2. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    3. [S01813] Ancestry.com: One World Tree.