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Knight Bernard F Fitz Rogers (Rogers), knight

Birthdate: (40)
Birthplace: Wittenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Death: 1583 (35-43)
Watford, Hertfordshire, UK
Place of Burial: England
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. John Rogers "The Martyr" and Adriana de Weyden
Husband of Mary Rogers; Agnes Rogers; Anne Leete and Mary Rogers
Father of Richard Rogers; Barnard Rogers, Jr.; John Matthew Rogers; Daughter Rogers and Thomas Rogers
Brother of Daniel Rogers (1538-); John Rogers, Proctor of Civil Law; Ambrose Rogers; William Rogers; Samuel Rogers and 11 others
Half brother of Richard Rogers

Occupation: Knight
Managed by: David Bradbury Stewart
Last Updated:

About Bernard Rogers

From the visitation of Warwick, 1563 it is recorded that John and Adrian Rogers had eleven children, thus given:

"6. Bernard Fitz Rogers, was born 1543 at Wittenburg, Saxony-Anhault, Deutschland, married Mary abt 1564 at Scotland, moved from Scotland to England and died in 1583.

Barnard's children were:

  • a. Thomas Matthew Rogers b. 1565
  • b. Jiles [Giles] Rogers
  • c. Samuel Rogers -- was father of: i. Robert Rogers who married Francis Russell -- Robert and Francis were parents of : 1. Hugh Rogers"


Bernard Rogers was educated in Germany and returned to England,crossing over into Scotland where he resided for a time, and married there about 1564. His known issue was Thomas Mathew Rogers called after the "nom de plume" used by the martyr in publishing the "Byble".

◦Capt. William Clark of the Lewis & Clark Expedition and Gen. George Rogers Clark are descendants. Bernard and his brothers and sisters were forced to watch the execution of their father. Bernard was educated in Germany and moved to Scotland.

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Bernard Rogers's Timeline

Wittenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
June 29, 1558
Age 15
Chelmsford, Essex, UK
July 11, 1565
Age 22
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England
Age 22
Bath, Somerset, England
Age 22
Stratford, England
Age 24
Age 40
Watford, Hertfordshire, UK
Age 40