Capt. John "Hellfire" Rogers

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John Rogers

Also Known As: "Hell Fire Rogers"
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Birthplace: Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States
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Husband of Alcey Mary Ann Rogers
Father of Polly Ann Rogers

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About Capt. John "Hellfire" Rogers

Capt. John Rogers, Sr. "Hell Fire John", born about 1750, w as a Scottish trader who lived most of his life with the Ch erokee. He had a trading post on the Hiwassee River about 1 2 miles from what is now Calhoun, Tennessee. He was reporte dly a Tory Captan during the Revolutionary War. He is know n in the literature variously as Captain John Rogers and He llfire Jack Rogers.

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Capt. John "Hellfire" Rogers's Timeline

1755
1755
Scotland, United Kingdom
1786
1786
Age 31
1787
1787
Age 32
Calhoun, McMinn County, Tennessee, United States
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December
Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States