|Also Known As:||"Hell Fire Rogers"|
|Birthplace:||Scotland, United Kingdom|
|Death:||Died in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States|
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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.