Rev John Rogers, Jr

Rev John Rogers, Jr

Birth
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 16 Oct 1773 (aged 81)
Eliot, York County, Maine, USA
Burial Eliot, York County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 99999223 · View Source
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Rev. John Rogers was the son of John Rogers Sr. and Martha Whittingham Rogers.He graduated from Harvard in 1711. Rev. Rogers was the first minister in Eliot (formerly Kittery), from 1714 to 1768. Rev. John Rogers was ordained on 26 Oct 1722 and continued his services for 52 years! He holds the record for the longest pastorate in Maine (formerly Massachusetts). He married Susannah Whipple,daughter of Major John Whipple and Katherine (Leighton) Whipple on October 16,1718. Susannah was born April 3,1696 in Ipswich,Essex,Massachusetts and died October 22,1779 in Eliot,York,Maine. Rev. John Rogers died on October 16,1773. Together they had nine children; (1) John b. 7 Aug 1719, (2) Timothy b. 8 Sept 1721, (3) William b. 1 Oct 1723, (4) Catherine b. 2 Dec 1725, (5) Nathaniel b. 27 April 1728- d. 7 Aug 1728, (6) Nathaniel b. 2 Aug 1729, (7) Martha b. 14 Jan 1731, (8) Daniel b. 6 Oct 1734, (9)Mary b. 4 Jan 1737


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  • Created by: Keeper of the Stars
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 99999223
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev John Rogers, Jr (27 Jan 1692–16 Oct 1773), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99999223, citing Sturgeon Creek Drive Cemetery, Eliot, York County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Keeper of the Stars (contributor 47216601) .