When Stephen H Rogers was born on 2 October 1864, in Sussex, Delaware, United States, his father, George W Rogers, was 33 and his mother, Nancy Ann Burton, was 38. He married Emma Sarah Bryan on 27 December 1887, in Sussex, Delaware, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Representative District 3, Sussex, Delaware, United States in 1910 and Representative District 4, Sussex, Delaware, United States in 1920. He died on 11 January 1936, in Laurel, Sussex, Delaware, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Georgetown, Sussex, Delaware, United States.
English (of Norman origin): variant of Roger , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
Irish: adopted for Gaelic Mac Ruaidhrí (see Rorie ).
History: Thomas Rogers (c. 1587–1621), born in London, England, was among the Pilgrim Fathers who sailed on the Mayflower in 1620. He died during the first winter at Plymouth Colony, but his son Joseph survived and married, and was later joined in MA by his brother John. This name was subsequently brought to North America independently by many different bearers.