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Doswell ROGERS

spouse: Ann unk

 NAME................... Doswell ROGERS
 BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... 1736 York Co VA
 MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS..
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... aft 1812 Lee Co VA
 PARENTS NAME............ Adenstone ROGERS & Catherine DOSWELL (not confirmed)
 GRANDPARENTS NAME....... 

 > WIFE................. Ann unk
 BORN/PLACE/RECORDS...... abt 1740 VA
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......
 PARENTS NAME............ 
 
 CHILDREN................ 5 (known)

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* CHILD 1................. William ROGERS 14 Oct 1763 Halifax VA
 MARRIAGE.................. (1)Rosannah HEARD
                            (2)Susannah Walling HEARD
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......... 1821 Sparta, White Co TN
 CHILD 1.................. 17 children

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* CHILD 2................. Thomas ROGERS b 1765, most likely in Halifax Co VA
 MARRIAGE.................. Nancy unk
                                              d bef 1850
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......... ca 1853 Scott Co VA
 CHILD 2.................. 
                           1. Joseph ROGERS b ca. 1789
                                m1st Delia CANTOR 15 Aug 1829, Scott Co VA
                                m2nd Rachel JONES 18 Mar 1862, Scott Co VA
                           2. Nancy Rogers b  9 Mar 1799
                                           d 21 Aug 1858, Scott Co VA
                                m Samuel Henry DUFF 26 Apr 1827, Scott Co VA
                           3. Thomas Rogers b 1804
                                            d 10 Jul 1859
                                m 29 Jun 1827, Scott Co., VA.
  notes: He owned 340 acres in Blue Springs and another 100 acres on the North Fork
          of the Clinch.
           1788 Montgomery Co VA Tax list
           1850 Scott Co VA
           Left a Will in 1853, naming his three children.

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* CHILD 3................. Catherine ROGERS
 MARRIAGE.................. William ROBERTS
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.........
 CHILD 3.................. 

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* CHILD 4................. George ROGERS

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* CHILD 5................. James ROGERS b 1770 Lee Co VA
 MARRIAGE.................. Sarah THURMAN
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......... Scott Co VA
 CHILD 5.................. 
                           1. Thurman ROGERS
                           2. Moses   ROGERS b 1831
                                 m Sarah unk b 1837 VA
                                1. Nancy A. ROGERS b 1850 VA
                                2. George   ROGERS b 1854 VA
                                3. Thomas   ROGERS b 1858 VA
                                4. Enoch    ROGERS b 1 Jan 1860 Scott Co VA
                                                   d 1 Feb 1860 Scott Co VA

  notes: In the 1815 tax assessment for Scott Co., VA we find a James Rogers with
        property valued at $225. His holding included one farm on the North Fork of
        Clinch River, 75 acres with one dwelling cabin of wood (20' X 18') and three
        "out" cabins.

         "Southwest Virginia Tax Assessments, 1815, Grayson, Lee, Scott,Russell,
          Washington, and Wythe Counties", compiled by Mary B. Kegley, p. 86
         1860 Scott Co VA (Moses Rogers)

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    Other children who are not fully documented but are believed to be the sons of
   Doswell Rogers:

* CHILD 6................. Dauswell ROGERS, Jr. d 1809 Lee Co VA
* CHILD 7................. Adenstone ROGERS
* CHILD 8................. Joseph ROGERS
* CHILD 9................. Elisha ROGERS b 1787 Lee Co VA d Hamilton Co TN

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  Sources: 
           1767 List of Tithables for Pittsylvania Co., VA
           1770/1771 List of Tithables for Botetourt Co., VA.
           Scott County VA Court Records
           "Descendants of Doswell Rogers", author Eleanor Rogers Edmundson

           Land Records
           Deed Book 2, pg 301, Lee County, Virginia
           Deed Book 3, pg 138, Hawkins Co., Tennessee
           Deed Book K, pg  30, Hawkins Co., Tennessee

           "Southwest Virginia Tax Assessments, 1815, Grayson, Lee, Scott, Russell,
            Washington, and Wythe Counties", compiled by Mary B. Kegley, p. 86
           
           note: It is believed that Doswell had a brother named Thomas.