There are several Doanes of Eastham, MA mentioned in the silver book, Mayflower Familes Through Five Generations, Volume Nineteen, Thomas Rogers.I descend from the original John Doane as follows:John Doane>John Doane Jr.>David Doane m. Dorothy Horton>Hannah Doane (Atwood) m. Elisha Higgins Jr.Elisha was Hannah's second husband; her maiden name was Doane, first husband's name was Atwood.
Hannah Doane (Atwood) b. 5 Mar. 1703/4 m. 24 Jan. 1733/4 Elisha Higgins, Jr. b. 3 Jan. 1701/2.Elisha Higgins Jr. descends from Mayflower passenger Thomas Rogers as follows:Thomas Rogers>Joseph Rogers>Elizabeth Rogers m. Jonathan Higgins>Elisha Higgins>Elisha Higgins Jr.Elisha Higgins Jr. is also listed in the DAR Patriot Index p. 327.
Other Doanes in the Thomas Rogers Mayflower book include:
Jonathan Doane b. 7 July 1702, son of David and Dorothy Horton Doane (brother of Hannah Doane Atwood) m. 8/8/1723 Martha Higgins b. 5 Jan. 1703/4 (sister of Elisha Higgins Jr.).They had several children.
Solomon Doane b. Nov. 1705, son of Samuel and Martha Hamblen Doane, m. 3 Aug. 1727 Alice Higgins b. 22 Nov. 1707 (sister of Elisha Jr.) and they had several children.
Simeon Doane, son of Samuel and Martha Hamblen Doane, m. 1 Oct. 1730 r Apphia Higgins b. 22 Nov. 1709 (sister of Elisha, Jr.), and they had several children.
Rachel Doane, daughter of David and Dorothy Horton Doane (sister of Hannah and Jonathan), m. 28 June 1735 Jonathan Higgins b. 8 Oct. 1711 (brother of Elisha, Jr.) and they had several children.
So if you are descended from any of these closely related Doane/Higgins connections, you are a descendant of Mayflower passenger Thomas Rogers.