When Mary Rogers was born in 1710, in Spotsylvania, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, John Rogers Sr., was 30 and her mother, Rachel Eastham, was 16. She married John Warren Jr in 1728, in Saint Georges Parish, Spotsylvania, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. She died in 1816, in Caswell, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 106.
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.