Capt. John "Hellfire" Rogers

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Captain John James Rogers

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

Husband of Alcey Mary Ann Rogers
Ex-husband of Unknown Rogers
Father of Tiana Houston and 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

Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 32
Calhoun, McMinn County, Tennessee, United States
Age 71
Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States