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John Rogers

Birthdate: (57)
Birthplace: Warwick, Warwickshire, England
Death: Died in Marshfield, Plymouth Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Matthew Rogers and Mary Ann Rogers (McMurdocke)
Husband of Francis Rogers and Frances Briggs
Father of Ann Hudson (Rogers); John Rogers; Joseph Rogers; Timothy Rogers and Abigail White
Brother of Katherine Howard / Wilks; Thomas Rogers, of Watertown; Edward/Edmund Rogers; William Rogers; George Rogers and 5 others

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About John Rogers of Marshfield

John Rogers , son of Thomas Mathew & Miss (McMurds/McMurdocke) Rogers, d. 1661 Marshfield, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts; m. 1630, England to Frances Watson , daughter of Robert & Elizabeth (unknown) Watson , b. ca. 1612, Devonshire, England; d. 1687, Marshfield, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts.

He is probably the Rev. John Rogers  who arrived at Plymouth in the ship White Angel with Isaac Allerton  in 1628.

The Pioneers of Massachusetts:

"Rogers, John  of Marshfield, Sen ., will dated Feb. 1, 1660, prob. 5 June, 1661; wife Frances exec.; sons John, Joseph, Timothy; daus. Ann (Hudson,) Mary, Abigail; gr. ch. George and John Russell. John Hudson  lived on his land at Namasakeeset. [Reg. VI, 93.]"

Genealogical Dictionary of New England Settlers - vol. 3 page 569:

"Rogers, John , Duxbury 1634, prob. of Plymouth 1631, rep. 1657, by w. Frances, had John, Joseph, Timothy, Ann, Mary, and Abigail. In his will of 1 Feb. 1661, he calls himself of Marshfield, names wife and the six ch. beside George and John Russell. Ann m. John Hudson ; and one of the other daughters married the second George Russell . He may have been br. of the first Thomas."


Either Baronet Member of Parliment or Captain John Rogers

Ben M. Angel notes: Not Baronet Member of Parliament. Birth date is a generation before the father of the oldest baronet. Must be Captain John Rogers.

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John Rogers of Marshfield's Timeline

Warwick, Warwickshire, England
Age 18
Scituate, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Age 23
July 19, 1635
Age 26
Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
April 23, 1650
Age 41
Scituate, Plymouth Colony
Age 43
Scituate, Plymouth Colony
February 11, 1666
Age 57
Marshfield, Plymouth Colony