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John Winterbauer (#46511348)
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Melissa Stickles
Col. Matthew Rogers
I just wanted to thank you for the info you have made available in regards to the Rogers family. Col. Matthew Roger's wife (Anna Morse) is my 5th gr-grandmother's (Mary Morse Kinney) sister. Judge Timothy Morse is my 6th gr-grandfather...this whole line of ancestors has been a very interesting one!
What you are working on is awesome!

Added by Melissa Stickles on Jun 13, 2015 9:49 AM

Leslie Wilco
Rogers information
Hi again - for those interested in more information on Col. Rogers, there was an article published in Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, entitled: "Three R's in Lincoln s Education: Rogers, Riggin and Rankin" by James T. Hickey.

It was Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society (1908-1984), Vol. 52, No. 1, Lincoln Sesquicentennial (Spring, 1959), pp. 195-207, Published by: Illinois State Historical Society.

Let me know if you have trouble locating the article.

Leslie Wilco

Added by Leslie Wilco on Feb 07, 2010 10:33 PM

Leslie Wilco
Col. Matthew Rogers
Thanks for posting this! I am a descendant and this has helped unblock a dead-end in my Higgins/Ramey family line!

Matthew Rogers+ Susanna Morse
--Anna Rogers + Martin Higgins
---- Elizabeth Higgins + Mason Ramey
------Anna Ramey + John Perce
---------Ethel Perce + Albert Meyer (my grandparents)

Thanks again!

Leslie Wilco

Added by Leslie Wilco on Feb 07, 2010 7:34 PM


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