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Jeremiah David ROGERS

spouse: Elizabeth (Betsy) OYLER

 NAME................... Jeremiah (Jerry, J.D.) David ROGERS
 BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... 31 OCT 1823 Jasper, Marion Co TN
 MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS.. 28 MAR 1846 Marion Co TN
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......  9 MAY 1897 Ash Flat, Sharp Co AR
 PARENTS NAME............ George W.ROGERS and Sarah unk
 GRANDPARENTS............ William ROGERS and Rosannah HEARD

 > WIFE................. Elizabeth (Betsy) OYLER
 BORN/PLACE/RECORDS...... 5 JUL 1820, Jasper, Marion Co TN
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 2 OCT 1899, Ash Flat, Sharp Co, AR
 PARENTS NAME............ Frederick OYLER, Sr. and Nancy Ann COCHRAN

 CHILDREN................ 7

 Notes:   The ROGERS family traveled from Marion County, TN., to nearby Dade County,
        Georgia soon after son George was born. After 1851, Jeremiah, Elizabeth,
        and their three children settled in Lawrence County, Arkansas, living next
        to his brothers family farms.

          Jeremiah was a farmer, Mason, and member of the Methodist Church, while
        Elizabeth took care of the home and children.

        Jeremiah and Elizabeth are buried at Shiloh Cem, Sharp Co AR.

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* CHILD 1................. George ROGERS b 21 JUL 1847 Jasper, Marion Co TN
 MARRIAGE.................. Sarah Ann KNIGHT, 13 FEB 1866 Kings Mill Sharp Co AR
                                         b  4 APR 1845
                                         d 16 SEP 1928 Sharp Co AR
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL........ 10 OCT 1929 Sharp Co AR
 CHILDREN.................. 10 children, all born in Sharp Co AR 
                             1. Julia Frances ROGERS b JAN 1868
                                 m1 James Franklin WILES 19 Oct 1884 Sharp Co AR
                                                     b 13 JAN 1861 AR
                                     1. William Ransom WILES b SEP 1887 AR
                                          m Alice M.unk 1907 Sharp Co AR b 1890 AR
                                           1. Louis D.WILES b 1909 AR
                                     2. Ernest J. WILES b OCT 1890 AR
                                     3. Omer C.   WILES b SEP 1893 AR
                                         m Virgie Mae POWELL
                                 m2 Ambrose Jones HINSON 16 Nov 1898 Sharp Co AR
                                           d bef 1910 AR

                             2. Jeremiah E.ROGERS b SEP 1870 AR
                                  m Mary C. unk 1891 AR b DEC 1873 AR
                                     1. Ora G.   ROGERS SEP 1884 AR
                                     2. Virgie P.ROGERS OCT 1887 AR 
                             3. Martha M.ROGERS b 20 DEC 1874 d 20 DEC 1947
                                  m William Criss NICHOLSON 12 MAY 1895
                                         son of Jackson NICHOLSON & unk
                                        b  1 JAN 1862 Sharp Co AR
                                        d 19 JUL 1910 Sharp Co AR
                                     1.Herbert NICHOLSON b 1896
                                        m Theresa EVANS
                                     2.Foster NICHOLSON b 1898
                                     3.Owen Clayton NICHOLSON b 21 APR 1901
                                                              d 23 FEB 1973
                                     4.Vernon NICHOLSON b 23 JUN 1903
                                                        d 22 OCT 1973
                                     5.Living NICHOLSON
                                     6.Living NICHOLSON
                              4. America E.ROGERS b MAR 1876 d 1916
                                   m Seth T.ENDSLEY b JUN 1871 d 1946
                                     1. Hester M. ENDSLEY b SEP 1896 AR
                                     2. Rosa E.   ENDSLEY b JAN 1898 AR
                                     3. Cleo? C.  ENDSLEY b DEC 1900 AR
                              5. William Drew ROGERS b JUL 1878
                                   m Minnie MORGAN 21 Mar 1897
                                                     b JAN 1878 AR
                                     1. Flora L.ROGERS b AUG 1898 AR
                                     2. Jasper D.ROGERS b 1901 AR
                              6. Marvin W.ROGERS   b 1880
                              7. Ephraim  ROGERS   b 1882
                              8. Rosa   D.ROGERS   b SEP 1887 AR
                                  m William (Bill) OYLER
                                     b abt 1884
                             
 notes:   George was a Methodist minister and farmer. He also served in the
        Civil War, Company D, 38th "Freeman's" ARK Cavalry.

          In 1900, George and family, as well as his sons (William Drew ROGERS
        and Jeremiah ROGERS) and their families lived and farmed next door to
        sister Nancy Minerva ROGERS and her husband Henry V. UNDERWOOD.

          George, Sarah, several children and grandchildren are buried at Shiloh
        Cemetery, Sharp Co AR.

       1870 Sharp Co AR Pg 353b George Rogers fam
       1880 Sharp Co AR Pg 95b George Rogers fam
       1900 Sharp Co AR Pg 40  George, Jeremiah & William D."Rodgers"fams
       1910 Sharp Co AR Pg 195 George Rogers fam,William Nicholson fam
                               Julia F.Rogers Wiles fam,"Ransom"(William)Wiles fam
                               William D.Rogers fam
       1920 Sharp Co AR Pg 39  George Rogers fam

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* CHILD 2................. Sarah Ann ROGERS b SEP 1848 Dade Co GA
 MARRIAGE.................. John MARTIN 1866 Sharp Co AR
                                 b APR 1845 GA d unk
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......... unk
 CHILDREN.................. 8 children
                             1. Jeremiah M.MARTIN b OCT 1866 AR
                                   m Aletha F.HUGGINS 1892 AR b JUN 1873 AR
                                       1. Fannie B.MARTIN b AUG 1892 AR
                                       2. Clarence R.MARTIN b JUL 1894 AR
                                       3. Melville C.MARTIN b FEB 1897 AR
                                       4. Alma G.MARTIN b SEP 1899 AR
                             2. Edmund Fountain MARTIN b MAY 1869 AR
                                   m Ollie unk 1890 Sharp Co AR b JAN 1874 AR
                                       1. Virginia M.MARTIN b JUN 1893 AR
                                       2. Rena MARTIN b APR 1899 AR
                                       3. Esther MARTIN b 1902 AR
                             3. Laura J.MARTIN  b 1871 AR
                             4. George M.MARTIN b APR 1874 AR
                                   m Lydia M.unk 1892 AR b DEC 1878 AR
                                      1. John E.MARTIN b APR 1893 AR
                                      2. May E.MARTIN b JAN 1895 AR
                                      3. Edgar D.MARTIN b APR 1897 AR
                                      4. Nellie B.MARTIN b FEB 1899 AR
                             5. Willam J.MARTIN b AUG 1877 AR
                             6. Mary MARTIN b AUG 1880 AR d bef 1904 AR
                                   m Enoch J. CUNNINGHAM 1897 AR
                                          b FEB 1874 AR d unk
                                      1. Bertha CUNNINGHAM b SEP 1897 d unk
                                      2. Nellie CUNNINGHAM b OCT 1899 d bef 1904 AR
                               (after Mary passed on, Enoch married Laura UNDERWOOD,
                                daughter of Henry & Nancy Rogers UNDERWOOD)
                             7. Wesley MARTIN b AUG 1882
                             8. Annie  MARTIN b DEC 1886
 
 notes: The John MARTIN family owned a farm in Hardy, Sharp Co, AR, near the
          Jeremiah ROGERS and George ROGERS family farms.

          1870 Sharp Co AR Pg 373 John Martin fam
          1880 Sharp Co AR Pg 96b John Martin fam
          1900 Sharp Co AR Pg 52 John Martin fam, Pg 47b Jeremiah Martin fam
                        Pg 39 Fountain Martin fam, Pg 91 George Martin fam
                        Pg 43 William J.Martin liv w/William Mayberry fam
          1910 Sharp Co AR Pg 191 Enoch Cunningham fam, Pg 207 Edmond Martin fam

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* CHILD 3................. Nancy Minerva ROGERS b 1 DEC 1851, Dade Co GA
 MARRIAGE.................. Henry Valentine UNDERWOOD
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL........ 7 NOV 1927, Hermann, Craighead Co AR
 CHILDREN.................. 9 children

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* CHILD 4................. Martha Jane ROGERS b 5 OCT 1853 Sharp Co AR
 MARRIAGE.................. (1)William Karr SPURLOCK 15 MAR 1868 Lawrence Co AR
                                            b 12 NOV 1848 Kings Mill Sharp Co AR
                                            d 20 APR 1909 Sharp Co AR
                                            buried Shiloh Cem Sharp Co AR
                            (2)Samuel J.Pinkney MURPHY
                                            b 1856 Kings Mill Sharp Co AR
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......... bef 1920 Sharp Co AR
 CHILDREN..................
                           1. Mary Elizabeth(Betty)SPURLOCK b 24 MAR 1872 AR
                                                         d 11 JUN 1904
                               m James Christopher HOLT 11 AUG 1887 b OCT 1868 AR
                                         son of John C.HOLT & Mary unk
                                  1. Florence HOLT b DEC 1888 AR
                                  2. Clarence HOLT b MAR 1891 AR
                                  3. Eula M.HOLT b OCT 1893 AR
                                  4. Elmer W.HOLT b MAY 1896 AR
                                  5. Cynthia N.HOLT b JUL 1899 AR
                           2. Sarah M.SPURLOCK b 9 JAN 1891 d 6 MAY 1891
                                 burial: Shiloh Cem Sharp Co AR
                           3. Forrest J. SPURLOCK b 29 AUG 1892 d 14 SEP 1892
                                 burial: Shiloh Cem Sharp Co AR

 notes:  William Karr SPURLOCK was the eldest son of David Drury SPURLOCK, Jr.,
        father of Nancy Drucilla SPURLOCK, who married Martha Jane's brother,
        Stephen Alexander ROGERS.

         After William died, Martha's granddaughter, Eula HOLT, moved in.
        
         Martha later married Samuel J.Pinkney MURPHY (b 1856 in Kings Mill)
        whose first wife was Martha Belle SPURLOCK (b 5 SEP 1856), sister of
        William Karr SPURLOCK.

         In plain english, she married her widowed brother in-law.

        1870 Sharp Co AR Pg 359 WK Spurlock fam
        1880 Sharp Co AR Pg 94C William Spurlock fam, Pg 88c John C.Holt fam
        1900 Sharp Co AR Pg 40 William Spurlock fam, Pg 42 James C.Holt fam
        1910 Sharp Co AR Pg 192 Martha J.Spurlock fam
        1920 Sharp Co AR Pg 82 Samuel P.Murphy fam

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* CHILD 5................. Mary Frances ROGERS b 26 OCT 1856 Sharp Co AR
 MARRIAGE.................. David Drury SPURLOCK III, 23 JUL 1876 Sharp Co AR
                                  b  3 MAR 1854 Hardy, Sharp Co AR
                                  d 16 APR 1935 Stratford Cem Sherman TX
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL........ 19 NOV 1940 Stratford Cem Sherman TX 
 CHILDREN.................. 8 children
                            1. Florence Palestine SPURLOCK b 2 OCT 1877 AR 
                            2. Wesley Winfield SPURLOCK b 6 FEB 1880 AR
                            3. Clara Etha SPURLOCK b 28 JAN 1882 AR
                                        d 15 MAR 1915 TX McLean Cem Wheeler TX
                                 m Lewis W.HOLT 1898 AR b JUN 1875 AR
                                                  son of John C.HOLT & Mary unk
                                  1. Bernie  HOLT b OCT 1898 AR
                                  2. Sherman HOLT b     1901 TX
                                  3. Jewel A.HOLT b     1903 TX
                            4. William Alexander SPURLOCK b 2 Jan 1884 Sharp Co AR
                                 m Anna C.unk 1907 TX b 1889 MS
                                   1. Mamy S.SPURLOCK b 1908 TX
                                   2. Harvey W.SPURLOCK b DEC 1909 TX
                                   3. William Clay SPURLOCK b 1912 TX
                                   4. Cravis F.SPURLOCK b 1916 TX
                                   5. Irvin B.SPURLOCK b OCT 1917 TX
                            5. Edgar Forrest SPURLOCK b 4 NOV 1886 AR
                                 m Juanita unk b 1890 TX
                            6. Elizabeth (Lizzie) SPURLOCK b 30 MAR 1891 AR
                            7. Mary Belle SPURLOCK b 9 MAR 1893 AR
                            8. Chloe SPURLOCK b 11 APR 1896 AR d 1917
                                 m Remer Milton FEDRIC b 1893 MS
                                     son of Samuel B.FEDRIC & Mary E.unk
                                   1. Bletha R.FEDRIC b FEB 1917 TX

  notes:  David Drury Spurlock III was the brother of Nancy Drucilla SPURLOCK and
         nephew of William Karr Spurlock. He was a Methodist minister and surveyor
         of Sharp Co AR 1886-88. They moved to Texas just before 1900 where he was
         a farmer and surveyor of Sherman Co TX for 20 years.

          Chloe Spurlock Fedric's daughter Bletha was given to Edgar & Juanita
         Spurlock to raise after Chloe's death. Remer Fedric then married Eunice unk.

         1880 Sharp Co AR Pg 94c David D.Spurlock fam, Pg 88c John C.Holt fam
         1900 Sherman Co TX Pg 280b David Spurlock fam w/Lewis & Clara Holt
         1910 Sherman Co TX Pg 5 David D.Spurlock fam, Samuel Fedric fam
                            Pg 2 Will A.Spurlock fam
         1920 Sherman Co TX Pg 13 David D.Spurlock fam, Pg 4 WA Spurlock fam
                            Pg 2 Edg F.Spurlock fam, Pg 18 Remer M.Fedric fam

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* CHILD 6................. William E.ROGERS b 20 MAR 1859 Sharp Co AR
 MARRIAGE.................. Martha (Mattie) P.JOURNEYGAN 8 APR 1888 Sebastian, AR
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......... 
 CHILDREN..................

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* CHILD 7................. Stephen Alexander ROGERS b 8 APR 1861,Kings Mill,Sharp Co AR
 MARRIAGE.................. Nancy Drucilla SPURLOCK 8 FEB 1885,Kings Mill,Sharp Co AR
                              b 3 OCT 1865 AR d 15 JUL 1932
                              dau of David Drury SPURLOCK, Jr. & Mary Morris ESTES
                                     b 15 Dec 1818 Floyd Co KY  b 8 Jan 1832 Henry Co TN
                                     d 18 Sep 1904 Sharp Co AR
 DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.........18 JUN 1928 Claude, Armstrong Co TX
 CHILDREN.................
                           1. Mary Gertrude ROGERS b DEC 1885 AR d bef 1979
                                m Robert Omer ASHWORTH 1908 TX b 1882 TN
                                   1. Robert Rogers ASHWORTH b 1912 TX
                           2. Virginia "Jenny"Elizabeth ROGERS b AUG 1889 AR
                                m1 unk SHARP m&d btw 1908-1910
                                   1. William Thurman SHARP b MAR 1909 TX
                                        (adopted by James HOWE)
                                m2 James Maxwell HOWE b 1879 TX
                                   2. Frances E.HOWE b SEP 1916 TX
                                   3. Agatha Drucilla HOWE b OCT 1918 TX
                                   4. Max      HOWE aft 1920 TX
                                   5. Alton    HOWE aft 1920 TX
                           3. Selma S.ROGERS b JUL 1895 AR
                                 m Bates D.WALKER b 1883 KY
                                   1. Devers WALKER b SEP 1917 TX
                                   2. Doyle  WALKER b SEP 1919 TX 
                           4. Eunice B.ROGERS b APR 1899 AR
                           5. Fay G.ROGERS b 1905 TX

 notes: Stephen was buried 20 JUN 1928, Claude, Armstrong, TX.
       1861-1885 with parents in Sharp Co AR
       1900 Sherman Co TX Pg 280b SA Rogers fam
       1910 Sherman Co TX Pg 19 Steven A.Rogers fam
                          Pg 22 Omer R.Ashworth fam
       1920 Armstrong Co TX Pg 75 Stephen A.'Rodgers'fam,James Howe fam
                          Pg 71 Robert O.Ashworth fam,Bates D.Walker fam

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  Sources: 
           1860 Census Lawrence Co AR, Richwoods Twp
             1022/1041                 Series M653, Roll 45, Pg 257 & 260
            Jeremiah D. Rogers 35 M Farmer 800 473 TN
            Elizabeth   Rogers 40 F                TN
            Sarah A.    Rogers 11 F                GA
            Nancy M.    Rogers  9 F                GA
            Martha J.   Rogers  7 F                AR
            Mary F.     Rogers  5 F                AR
            Wm. E.      Rogers  1 M                AR

           1870 Census Sharp Co AR, Richwoods Twp
             9/9                       Series M593, Roll 65, Pg 353
            Rogers, J.D.      46 M W Farmer       TN
                  , Elizabeth 50 F W Keeping home TN
                  , Nancy F.  13 F W              AR
                  , William E.11 M W              AR
                  , Stephen A. 9 M W              AR

            10/10
            Rogers, George    23 M W Farmer       TN
                  , Sarah A.  25 F W Keeping home AR

            11/11
            Martin, John      25 M W Farmer        300 200 GA
                  , Sarah A.  21 F W keeping house         AR
                  , Jeremiah   3 M W                       AR
                  , Edmund     1 M W                       AR

           1880 Census Sharp Co AR, Richwoods Twp, Pg 95b
            Rogers, Jeremiah D. Head M W 56 M Farmer        TN TN TN
                  , Elizabeth   Wife F W 59 M Keeping house TN TN TN
                  , Wm. E.      Son  M W 21 S Farmer        AR TN TN
                  , Stephen A.  Son  M W 19 S Farmer        AR TN TN
            Spurlock, Nancy D. other F W 10 S Keeping house AR AR AR

            Rogers, George     Head M W 32 Farmer          TN TN TN
                  , Sarah A.   Wife F W 35 Keeping house   AR TN TN
                  , Julia A.   Dau  F W 12 Going to school AR TN TN
                  , Jeremiah E.Son  M W  9                 AR TN TN
                  , America E. Dau  F W  7                 AR TN TN
                  , Martha M.  Dau  F W  5                 AR TN TN
                  , Wm. B.     Son  M W  1                 AR TN TN
                  , Marvin W.  Son  M W  3 mos.            AR TN TN

            Martin, John       Head M W 35 Farmer          GA GA GA
                  , Sarah A.   Wife F W 32 Keeping house   GA TN TN
                  , Jeremiah   Son  M W 13 Farmer          AR GA GA
                  , Edmund F.  Son  M W 11 Farmer          AR GA GA
                  , Laura J.   Dau  F W  9                 AR GA GA
                  , George M.  Son  M W  7                 AR GA GA
                  , Wm. J.     Son  M W  3                 AR GA GA

           1900 Census Sharp Co AR, Davidson Twp
            164/164                    Series T623, Roll 77, Pg 40
            Rodgers, George   Head W M JUL 1847 52 M34        TN TN TN
                   , Sarah H. Wife W F APR 1845 55 M34 10 5 TN NC TN
                   , Rosa     Dau  W F SEP 1887 12 S         AR TN TN

            165/165
            Rodgers, William D. Head W M JUL 1878 21 M3
                   , Minnie M.  Wife W F JAN 1878 21 M3 3 1
                   , Flora L.   Dau  W F AUG 1898  1 S
            166/166
            Rodgers, Jeremiah Head W M SEP 1870 29 M9
                   , Mary C.  Wife W F DEC 1873 29 M9 3 2
                   , Virgie P.Dau  W F OCT 1887 13 S
                   , Ora G.   DAU  W F SEP 1884 15 S 

           1900 Census Sharp Co AR, Hardy Twp
            64/64                      Series T623, Roll 77, Pg 52
            Martin, John       Head W M APR 1845 55 M34     GA GA GA Farmer
                  , Sarah A.   Wife W F SEP 1848 51 M34 8 8 GA GA TN
                  , Wesley     Son  W M AUG 1882 17 S       AR GA GA Farm laborer
                  , Annie      Dau  W F DEC 1886 13 S       AR GA GA
          Cunningham, Mary     Dau  W F AUG 1880 19 M3 2 2  AR GA GA
                    , Enoch s-inlaw W M FEB 1874 26 M3      AR AR AR day laborer
                    , Bertha  gdau  W F SEP 1897  2         AR AR AR
                    , Nellie  gdau  W F OCT 1899  8 mos.    AR AR AR

           1910 Census Sharp Co AR, Davidson Twp
            89/89                      Series T624, Roll 64, Pg 195
            Rogers, George     Head M W 63 M1 42      TN GA TN Farmer owns farm
                  , Sarah A.   Wife F W 64 M1 42 10 5 TN TN TN
              (note: Sarahs age was mistakenly recorded as "44" in the census)

           101/101
            Nicholson, William C. Head M W 48 M2 15     AR AR AR Farmer owns farm
                     , Martha M.  Wife F W 35 M1 15 6 6 AR TN TN

           1920 Census Sharp Co AR, Davidson Twp
            166/168                    Series T625, Roll 83, Pg 39
            Rogers, George     Head OF M W 72 M TN TN TN Farmer
                  , Sarah A.   Wife    F W 74 M TN TN TN

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