Query 25 for August 15, 1930


ROGERS Wanted: the names of the descendants of HENRY ROGERS (a Revolutionary soldier), and his wife, ELIZABETH ROGERS nee LANKFORD, who moved from Fauquier County, Virginia, to Sevier County, Tennessee, about 1789. The Rev. ELIJAH  ROGERS was an issue from this marriage and the names of his brothers and sisters are desired. The second wife of HENRY ROGERS (see above) was probably SALLIE JETT and he is said to have had a son JOSIAH ROGERS and a daughter JANE ROGERS who married a CALVERT—(Editor’s note: It was not stated whether the said JOSIAH ROGERS and JANE ROGERS are offsprings of the first or second marriage of HENRY ROGERS, see above). Two of the sons of REV. ELIJAH ROGERS (see above) were named JOSHUA ROGERS and CALEB ROGERS and would like information concerning any of the descendants. The said REV. ELIJAH ROGERS married in 1794 CATHERINE CLACK, who was the daughter of the HON. SPENCER CLACK and MARY BEAVERS (BEAVILL—BEAUVILLIERS) of Virginia and Sevier County, Tennessee. Would like to correspond with all member of the BEAVERS, BEAVILL, BEAVIER,  and BEAUVILLIERS families—Address: MRS. LUCILE GIBSON PLEASANTS, 1186 Crenshaw Boulevard, Los Angeles, California.


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