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ROGERS (Soundex R262) — See also GROGER, GROSSER, KROGER, RODGERS, ROEGIERS, ROGER, ROGERSON, ROPERS, ROYERS, SORGER, STROGER.

  Rogers, Kenny D. — of Henderson, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Henderson, Nev., 1997. Still living as of 1997.
  Rogers, Kesha See Lakesha D. Rogers
  Rogers, L. E. — of Welch, McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Welch, W.Va., 1946-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, L. E., Jr. — of McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, L. R. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Utah, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, L. T. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Fort Worth, Tex., 1920-29; Honorary Consul for Panama in Fort Worth, Tex., 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, L. Z. — of Le Sueur County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 17, 1865; member of Minnesota state senate 19th District, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Lakesha D. (b. 1976) — also known as Kesha Rogers — Born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., December 9, 1976. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 22nd District, 2010, 2012; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Texas, 2014. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Married 2011 to Ian Overton.
  See also Wikipedia article — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Rogers, Leo — of Lake Pleasant, Hamilton County, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Hamilton County Democratic Party, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Rogers, Leo J. — Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Leonard R. (1912-1996) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Shelby County, Tenn., 1912. Mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1965-71. Died in 1996 (age about 84 years). Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Leslie See W. Leslie Rogers
  Rogers, Lewis H. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 4th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Linda — Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Rogers, Linn — of Brooke County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Brooke County, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Lloyd K. — of Cold Spring, Campbell County, Ky. American candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Rogers, London W. — of Wayne County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Loren See F. Loren Rogers
  Rogers, Louis — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterford, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Mrs. Louis G. See Thelma Rogers
  Rogers, Lucius — of Kane, McKean County, Pa. Postmaster at Kane, Pa., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, M. A. — of Forksville, Sullivan County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Margaret L. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Marguerite — of Crawford County, Wis.; Darlington, Lafayette County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Crawford County, 1950; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1952. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Marguerite — of Palestine, Anderson County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Rogers, Marie Lopez — of Avondale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2004; mayor of Avondale, Ariz., 2013. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  Rogers, Mark — of Lebanon, Laclede County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rogers, Mary Pickford (1892-1979) — also known as Gladys Louise Smith; Mary Pickford; "America's Sweetheart"; "Little Mary"; "Blondilocks" — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Toronto, Ontario, April 8, 1892. Republican. Professional actress in 1908-33; appeared in more than 250 films; co-founder (with Douglas Fairbanks, D. W. Griffith, and Charlie Chaplin), United Artists motion picture company; also co-founder of Motion Picture Academy; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1944. Female. English and Irish ancestry. Died, of a cerebral hemorrhage, in Santa Monica Hospital, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif., May 29, 1979 (age 87 years, 51 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Daughter of John Charles Smith and Charlotte (Hennessy) Smith; married, January 7, 1911, to Owen Moore (director; divorced 1920); married, March 28, 1920, to Douglas Fairbanks (actor; divorced 1936); married, June 26, 1937, to Charles 'Buddy' Rogers (actor).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Mary Pickford: Kevin Brownlow, Mary Pickford Rediscovered — Eileen Whitfield, Pickford: The Woman Who Made Hollywood
  Rogers, Matt — Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 40th District, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Rogers, Matt — of Selma, Fresno County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rogers, Matthew H. (b. 1861) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn., January 19, 1861. Republican. Iron and steel manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1897-98; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1909-13. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Rogers and Susan Rogers; married, January 10, 1883, to Nellie Forestelle.
  Rogers, Mattie Susan See Mattie Allen
  Rogers, Maurice Alexander (b. 1858) — also known as Maurice A. Rogers — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., July 3, 1858. Member of New Jersey state senate from Camden County, 1891-96. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Merton L. — of Chenango County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Mike Rogers Rogers, Michael Dennis (b. 1958) — also known as Mike Rogers — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Born in Hammond, Lake County, Ind., July 16, 1958. Republican. Lawyer; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1994-2002; U.S. Representative from Alabama 3rd District, 2003-. Baptist. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Mike Rogers congressional office
  Rogers, Michael H. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Mike See Michael Dennis Rogers
  Rogers, Mike (b. 1963) — of Brighton, Livingston County, Mich. Born in Livingston County, Mich., June 2, 1963. Republican. Member of Michigan state senate 26th District; elected 1998; U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 2001-. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Rogers, Mike — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 1st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rogers, Miner P. — of Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cornwall; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Molton C. — of Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 4th District, 1819-20; secretary of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1823-26; resigned 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, N. Burton — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury; elected 1906, 1908; defeated, 1916; mayor of Danbury, Conn., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, N. H. — of Red Bank, Hamilton County, Tenn. Postmaster at Red Bank, Tenn., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Nathaniel — of Newmarket, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate from Rockingham County, 1789-92. Burial location unknown.
  Rogers, Neilson See F. Neilson Rogers


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