Dr. John ROGERS
- Born: 1794, Ireland
- Marriage: Margaret Lucia SHEPPERD on 27 Sep 1821 in Hillsboro, North Carolina, USA
- Died: 1832, Stanton, Tennessee, USA aged 38
Extract from "Reminiscences and Memoirs of North Carolina and Eminent North Carolinians" by John H. Wheeler (1884)
The youngest daughter, Margaret Lucia, married to Dr. John Rogers, several years after the death of Col. Shepperd, who died at Hillsboro. Dr. Rogers was an Irishman by birth, and for a short time in the United States Navy; a graduate of Georgetown, D.C., came to Wilmington about 1815, and became a teacher there.
John married Margaret Lucia SHEPPERD, daughter of Col. William SHEPPERD and Elizabeth HAYWOOD, on 27 Sep 1821 in Hillsboro, North Carolina, USA. (Margaret Lucia SHEPPERD was born in 1794 in Long Meadows, North Carolina, USA and died in 1863.)