Rogers, Charles, p. o. Whitney's Point, farmer, born in Barker in 1836, has been highway commissioner three
terms and assessor two terms; wife, Jane Ticknor, of Triangle, born in 1841, married in 1862. Parents, Benjamin
and Fidelia (Atwater) Rogers, the former born in Connecticut in 1801, the latter born in 1810 in Broome county.
married in 1831, children six David, Charles, William H., Lewis, Mary and Angeline. Grandparents, John and Mary
(Van Dusen) Rogers, natives of Connecticut, The former purchased his farm of the Boston Land Company in 1809, and
his grandson now owns and occupies the same. Charles Rogers and Joel Johnson are founders of a stock company called
the Barker Valley Salt & Mining company, and are engaged in sinking a well in pursuit of salt and oil.
History of Broome County
with illustrations and biographical sketches
of some of its prominent men and pioneers.
Edited by: H. P. Smith
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1885
Broome County, NY
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