Polly Ann Rogers

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Polly Ann Rogers

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Calhoun, McMinn County, Tennessee, United States
Death: 1854 (63-71)
San Saba, San Saba County, Texas, United States
Place of Burial: Mills, TX, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. John "Hellfire" Rogers and Alcey Mary Ann Rogers
Wife of Samuel Riley Dawson, Sr.
Mother of Elizabeth Petty and Edna Magee
Half sister of Tiana Houston

Occupation: half-sister to Sam Houston's second wife
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About Polly Ann Rogers

Polly Ann Rogers, daughter of John Rogers; sister of Captai n John Rogers, Cheif of the Western Cherokees, who served w ith General Andrew Jackson and was commissioned a captain b y this renowed American. To this union were born: Stephen Riley (Buck) (1873); Car l G. (1875), Olin T. (1878); Kirk L. (1887); Mell (1892); A udie Hedgecock, nee Lewis (1881). These two pioneer citizen s raised a family of prominence. Stephen Riley (Buck) Lewi s who married Elizabeth Bell Schrimsher (1874) a charmin Ch erokee girl, who is a daughter of Judge John G. Schrimsher . He possesses talent and marked energy; studied law by a c oal oil lamp and became an attorney of prominence in Tusla ; engaged also in the real estate business; owns a beautifu l pioneer home; Lewis Avenue one of the principal streets i n Tulsa is named in his honor. He desrrves much credit fo r perseverance and success, achieved under pioneer conditio ns in the Indian Territory where schools were few and prima tive.

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Polly Ann Rogers's Timeline

Calhoun, McMinn County, Tennessee, United States
February 5, 1805
Age 18
March 12, 1808
Age 21
Age 67
San Saba, San Saba County, Texas, United States
January 1
Mills, TX, USA