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CPT John Rogers
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1780
Beaver County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1860
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA

Helped found city of Fort Smith. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Flagg Rogers (1798 - 1854)*
 
 Children:
  William H. Rogers (1822 - 1889)*
  Hickory Rogers (1828 - 1902)*
  Woods Buckner Rogers (1838 - 1913)*
  Margaret Henrietta Rogers Chollar (1838 - 1908)*
  Emma Cecilia Rogers Johnston (1843 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Cemetery
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Don Connelly
Record added: Nov 04, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5928941
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Death of Capt. John Rogers, the Pioneer and Father of Fort Smith This venerable and highly respected citizen breathed his last after lingering several weeks, on Sunday evening, the 7th instant about 7 o'clock at the residence of his nephew, Capt. J. R. K...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 16, 2017
Capt. John Rogers and his wife, Mary were buried in the Rogers Cemetery, which no longer exists. They were moved to Oak Cemetery at a later date.
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 29, 2016
May you rest in peace, Captain John Rogers, Founder of Ft. Smith.
- J.L.M.
 Added: Nov. 6, 2011
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