Section AJS: Descendants of George W. Rogers

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Generation One

1. GEORGE W.1 ROGERS was born on 28 April 1823[1] in Auburn, Cayuga Co., New York, United States, died on 24 May 1909[1] in Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, United States[1] and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent Co. He married in Michigan, on 18 Dec. 1849[3], (VF-7) SARAH ANN HOGADONE, daughter of (VF-1) John and (MI-4) Cyrena (COUCHMAN) HOGADONE, who was born on 1 Aug. 1820[5] in Bayham, Elgin Co., Ontario, Canada[2, 6], died on 24 June 1901, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery.

From the 1 June 1860 census, in Alpine Twp., Kent Co.[4]:

Dwelling #Family #NameAgeGenderOccupationReal Estate ValuePersonal Estate ValueBirthplace
17711589George W. Rogers37MFarmer2700900New York
Sally A. Rogers40FCanada West
Emma Rogers8FMichigan
Ellen J. Rogers6FMichigan
Mary Rogers2FMichigan
Wm. Lamb11MMichigan
Mary Swenson15FDomesticSweden

From the 1 June 1900 census, in Sparta[5]:

Dwelling #Family #NameColorGenderBirth month and yearAgeMarital StatusYears of MarriageNumber of ChildrenChildren LivingBirthplaceFather's BirthplaceMother's BirthplaceOccupationCan ReadCan WriteCan Speak EnglishHome Owned or RentedHome Owned Free or MortgagedFarm or House
190196Rogers, George W.WhiteMAPR 182377M50New YorkNew YorkNew YorkCapitalistYesYesYesOwnFreeHouse
Rogers, Sarah A.WhiteFAUG 182079M5043Canada Eng.New YorkNew YorkYesYesYes
Rogers, MaryWhiteFMAR 185842SMichiganNew YorkCanada Eng.YesYesYes

[1, 3, 4, 5]
Anderson Scrapbook v. 3, p. 46
Death on same day as Edwin Hogadone
2i.ELLEN J.2 ROGERS, b. about 1853 in Michigan[4]; d. about 1920; m. in 1871 in Kent, Kent Co. WILLIAM H. ANDERSON, b. in Plymouth, Wayne Co., Michigan in 1853.
Chapman-History of Kent County
Anderson Scrapbook v. 3 May 24, 1909 (GR Public Library)
Death of George Rogers-Survived by Mrs. William H. Anderson of this
3ii.EMMA A. ROGERS, b. about 1851 in Michigan[4]; d. about 1920; m. on 29 Dec. 1869[3] J. A. SAUR.
Anderson scrapbook,vol. 3 -May 24, 1909 (GR Public library)
Death of father George Rogers: dau-Mrs. A. J. Saur of Kent City
4iii.MARY ROGERS, b. in March 1858[5] in Michigan[5]; d. about 1930.
1880 Census Sparta twp.,Kent,Michigan-Mary age 22
Anderson Scrapbook v. 3, May 24, 1909 (GR Public Library)
Death of George Rogers-survived by Miss Mary Rogers

1. State of Michigan, Certificate of Death, no. 843 (24 May 1909), George W. Rogers; digital image, Online Computer Library Center, Inc. ( : accessed 31 March 2013).
2. "John and Cyrena Hogadone Family Bible".
3. George and Sarah Hogadone Rogers Family Bible, 1789-1921, The Holy Bible (Saratoga Springs: No publisher, No date).
4. 1860 United States Federal Census, Alpine Twp., Kent Co., Michigan, Pleasant, 210, dwelling 1771, family 1589; digital images, (
5. 1900 United States Federal Census, Sparta, Kent Co., Michigan, 8A, dwelling 190, family 196; digital images, (
6. C. C. Chapman, History of Kent County, Michigan (Chicago: Chas. C. Chapman & Co., 1881), 1397; digital images, University of Michigan ( : accessed 30 March 2013).