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Mercy Rogers (Godfrey)

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jonathan Godfrey and Mercy Godfrey
Wife of Ebenezer Burgess and Elkanah Rogers
Mother of Elkanah Rogers and Martha Snow
Sister of Thomas Godfrey; Jeptha Godfrey; Hannah Rogers; Mehitable Hamilton; Ruth Gould and 3 others

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Immediate Family

About Mercy Rogers

From her Thomas Rogers Society page:

Mercy Godfrey [1]

  • F,
  • b. circa 1714,
  • d. after 7 March 1765

Mercy Godfrey was born circa 1714. She was the daughter of Jonathan Godfrey and Mercy Mayo.

Her married name was Burgess.

Marriage banns for Mercy Godfrey and Elkanah Rogers were published on 25 June 1748 at Eastham and Harwich. Her married name was Rogers.

Mercy Godfrey died after 7 March 1765; (still living).

A descendant of Pilgrim William BREWSTER.

She m. (1) int. Yarmouth, 1734/35 Ebenezer BURGESS.

Children of Mercy Godfrey and Elkanah Rogers

  • 1. Martha Rogers b. 24 Oct 1757
  • 2. Elkanah Rogers+ b. 1 Jan 1760, d. 1 Dec 1835


  • 1. [S1] Ann T. [Revised by], (Originally compiled by Alice W. A. Westgate) Reeves, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620: Family of Thomas Rogers (Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2000), p. 96. Hereinafter cited as Rogers-Silver.
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Mercy Rogers's Timeline

February 22, 1734
Age 20
Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
June 25, 1748
Age 34
Eastham and Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
October 24, 1757
Age 43
January 1, 1760
Age 46
March 7, 1765
Age 51