Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

John Rogers

Male 1654 - 1680  (~ 38 years)


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  • Name John Rogers 
    Born Between 1642 and 1654  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 May 1680  Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I83058  Tree1
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2023 

    Father John Rogers,   b. 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1680, Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Rogers,   b. Abt 1624, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1668, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1640  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10821  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Female MNU Rogers,   b. Bef 1659,   d. Bef 1676, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 17 years) 
    Married Bef 1675  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Phillip Rogers,   b. Bef 1676,   d. Aft 1706, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 32 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F19515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Joane MNU Moseley,   b. Bef 1652,   d. Bef 2 Dec 1686, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 34 years) 
    Married 18 Jul 1677  Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Rogers,   b. Abt 1678, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1696, Northumberland County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years)  [natural]
     2. William Rogers,   b. Abt 1680, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1687, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 8 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F40872  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1680-1683 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 69
      Northumberland County Court 19th of May 1680
      - JOAN ROGERS her Comm. Admon
      A Commission of Administration is granted JOANE ROGERS of the Estate of her deceased Husband, JOHN ROGERS, she giving caution according to Law
      - Bond
      JOANE ROGERS and Mr. WILLIAM ROGERS doe oblige themselves in ye sum of thirty thousand pounds of tobacco and caske yt ye said JOANE shall duly administer of her Husband's Estate and exhibit an Inventory thereof into this Court according to Law
      - Appraysers appoynted
      WILLIAM ROGERS, HENRY BOGGESS, PHILIP BOGGESS and WILLIAM WEBB or any three of them are appoynted by ye Court to apprayse ye Estate of JOHN ROGERS, deced., they being first sworne before ye next Justice of ye Peace
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      1674-1677 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press]; Page 296
      Northumberland County Court 18th of July 1677
      JOANE MOTLEY to sweare to her Husband's Inventory
      Whereas Mr. JOHN ROGERS, Husband to JOANE, ye Relict and Administratrix of WILLIAM MOTLEY, deced. did exhibite an Inventory of WILLIAM MOTLEY his Estate, it is ordred that JOANE being now sick and unable to come to Court doe before ye next Court before Mr. NICHOLAS OWEN or Mr. THOMAS MATTHEW make Oathe to the Inventory and returne ye same to the next Court
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      1652-1658 Northumberland County, Virginia Record Book; [Frank V. Walczyk]
      John Rogers his gift to children
      Know all men by these presents that I John Rogers of
      Northumberland in the Colony of Virginia Gent. for diverse
      good causes and consideration as me here unto moving and
      especially for the natural love and affection that I have unto
      my children do freely and absolutely give unto my daughter
      Katherine Rogers one cow calf about six' months old.
      colored red marked a Floure - de-lyse on the left ear and
      over holed on the right.
      To Elizabeth Rogers one cow calf aged five months old colored brown marked a Floure-de-Lyse upon the left ear and under holed and over
      holed on the right.
      To John Rogers one cow calf about three months old colored black marked a Floure-de-Lyse upon the right ear and over holed and under holed on the left. To have and to hold the said calves with their future female increase to them the said Katherine, Elizabeth and John Rogers remain truly forever in witness where of I have here
      unto set my hand the 20th of July 1654.
      John Rogers
      Witness here of Thomas Wilsford Notery Public
      20th July 1654 This deed of gift Was recorded
      ===
      1674-1677 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press]; Page 231
      Northumberland County Court 16th of June 1675
      - Mr. JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR appoynted Constable for CHERRY POYNT
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      1674-1677 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press]; Page 262
      Northumberland County Court 15th of March 1675/76
      - JOANE MOSLEY agt, ye Estate of JNO. GARRETT
      Whereas ye Estate of JOHN GARRETT was attached for divers debts due from JOHN GARRETT, it is ordered yt ye Sherriffe and Clark's Fees being first payd, that Widdow JOANE MOSLEY be first satisfied her debt which is three hundred pounds of tobacco if before Mr. NICHOLAS OWEN she shall sweare yt no part of her Debt is paid but yt it is all due
      - Mr JNO, ROGERS, JUNR agt JNO: GARRETT's Estate Whereas an Attachment was awarded Mr. JOHN ROGERS, JUNR. against the Estate of JOHN GARRETT in the hands of JOHN ROGERS aforesaid, which is returned executed on three hundred pounds of tobacco, Judgment is granted JOHN ROGERS, JUNR. for ye sume attached as aforesaid with costs als Execution
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      1674-1677 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press]; Page 305
      Northumberland County Court 19th of September 1677
      - THO: HOBSON agt MOSELEY's Estate
      Whereas it appeares to this Court by a Bill under the hand of WILLIAM MOSELEY that WILLIAM MOSELEY stood indebted unto THOMAS HOBSON the sume of one thousand seaventy eight pounds of tobacco and caske; Judgment is granted THOMAS HOBSON for the sume against JOHN ROGERS, who married ye Admrx. of WILLIAM MOSELEY out of his Estate als Execution
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      1674-1677 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press]; Page 311
      Northumberland County Court 22d of November 1677
      - Mr. JOHN ROGERS agt MOSLEY's Estate
      Whereas it appeares to this Court that there is due to Mr. JOHN ROGERS, Administrator of WILLIAM MOSLEY, deceased, eight hundred twenty two pounds of tobacco and caske [for Officers's fees and funeral expences], Judgment is granted JOHN ROGERS against the Estate of WILLIAM MOSLEY for the sume als Execution
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      1677-1678 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 4; [Antient Press]; Page 317
      Northumberland County Court 23d of November 1677
      - THO: BARNES agt JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR
      Whereas THOMAS BARNES hath informed this Court that Mr. JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR hath concealed one person tithable, Judgment is granted THOMAS BARNES against JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR for the full penalty by Act imposed with costs als Execution
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      1678-1679 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Antient Press]; Page 16
      Northumberland County Court 21st of November 1678
      - JOHN ROGERS, JUNR. agt WM. CRAB
      Whereas Mr. JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR, was arrested to this Court at the suit of WILLIAM CRAB and noe cause appeareing, a nonsuite is granted JOHN ROGERS against WILLIAM CRAB with costs and damages als Execution and ordered that WILLIAM CRAB serve JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR untill Christmas next the tyme appeareing due by the Oath of MARGARETT MARTIN, and it is alsoe ordered WILLIAM CRAB make JOHN ROGERS satisfaction for the time he hath absented himselfe from the service of JOHN ROGERS
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      1680-1683 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 64
      Northumberland County Court Court 20th of April 1681
      - EDW. ELLIOTT agt JOANE ROGERS
      Whereas it appeares to this Court by a Bill under the hand and seale of JOHN ROGERS dated the last of April 1679 at the time of his decease stood indebted unto EDWARD ELLIOTT thirteene hundred and two pounds of tobacco and caske of which it appeares seaven hundred and foure pounds is payd; Judgment is granted the said ELLIOTT against JOANE, the Administratrix of the said JOHN ROGERS for five hundred ninety and eight pounds of tobacco and caske [out of the said JOHN ROGERS's Estate] als Executiond others.
      Source: Land Office Patents No. 6, 1666-1679 (pt.1 & 2 p.1-692), p. 667 (Reel 6).
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      1680-1683 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 2; [Antient Press]; Page 123
      Northumberland County Court 15th of March 1681/82
      - BARNES agt ROGERS
      Whereas THOMAS BARNES obteyned Judgment against Mr. JOHN ROGERS, JUNIOR, for one thousand pounds of tobacco and caske and whereas this Court THOMAS BARNES summoned JOANE, the Relict and Administratrix of the said JOHN to shew reason why Execution should not issue out on that Order on a nihil licit, it is ordered that the Order be confirmed and that JOANE, Administratrix as aforesaid, pay the said sume to THOMAS BARNES out of the Decedent's Estate als Execution
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      1683-1686 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 3; [Antient Press]; Page 249
      Northumberland County Court 20th of November 1684
      JOANE ROGERS to be summoned to next Court
      Whereas a complaynt hath been made to this Court that JOANE ROGERS, the Relict of JOHN ROGERS, deceased, is supinely negligent both in the keeping of the said Children of her said Husband as preservation of their Estate and the Children always being in want of a due Education being neither bred like the Children of such a Father nor of a Christian and their Estate almost ruined. It is ordered that the Sheriff summon the said JOANE to the next Court to give security of the Court for the better keeping and educating of the said Children and security of the Estate or else that Mr. WILLIAM ROGERS take the Children and Estate into his hands from whome it is hoped the Children will find much better usage and their Estate more preservaton
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      1686-1687 Northumberland County, Virginia Order Book, Part 1; [Hamrick]; Page 364
      Northumberland County Court December 2, 1686
      Whereas Mr. WILLIAM ROGERS Complained to this Court that he became Security with JEAN (the widow of JOHN) ROGERS late of this County deceased, for her due Administration on the Estate of her said deceased husband and the said JEAN being also deceased prayed that he might have the said Estate into his hands, and also that some indifferent Persons of the neighborhood might be appointed to Appraise the same. It is ordered that between this and the next Court HENRY DAWSON, ROBERT LYNDSAY, WILLIAM PARKER, and JOHN CRALLE meet, take an Inventory and appraisement of the said JEAN's Estate (being first sworn by the nearest Justice) and Exhibit the same into the next Court. That the said WILLIAM ROGERS take the said Estate into his Custody for his own security being accountable for the same when (by the Court) thereunto required, And that (for the better improve of the Children's Education) Mr. RICHARD ROGERS have the said oldest named JOHN and Mr. KEEN the youngest named WILLIAM ROGERS in their tutelage during their minority.
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      http://image.lva.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=667&last=&g_p=P6&co llection=LO Patent
      Title Matthews, Thomas.
      Publication 27 November 1678.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Virginia State Land Office. Patents 1-42, reels 1-41.
      Related See also the following surname(s): Mathews.
      Note Location: Northumberland County.
      Description: 300 acres on the Several lands of him the said Thomas Matthews, Wm. Keen, Captn. John Rogers, John Rogers, junr., Henry Mettcalfe, Colo. Saml. Griffin, John Ashton an

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