My GGGG Grandfather was JAMES ROGERS, Jr. born abt. 1746 Anson Co. NC region and his children included : FREDERICK ROGERS b. bet. 1760-1765 NC; WILLIAM ROGERS b. abt. 1770 NC;Two Unknown Daughters ;JOHN ROGERS b. abt. 1775;ZACHARIAH ROGERS b. bet. 1775 - 1780 NC :
Following is the 1837 Rowan Co. NC Will of our Zachariah Rogers b. bet. 1775- 1780 NC who died 1837 Rowan Co. NC and had wife named SARAH CHESHER whom he married on Aug. 15th, 1820 in Rowan Co. NC.She may have been his 2nd wife, however and unknown is whether the son mentioned in Zachariah's will by name of SAMUEL ROGERS is son of SARAH CHESHER ( who could be 2nd wife to Zachariah ) or is son of a possible first Unknown wife he had married in or near to Montgomery Co. NC.
What relationship would DANIEL FILE ( FEILE/ FEIL/ FILE ) have had with Zachariah Rogers or Sarah Chesher if any ?
WILL BOOK A
ROWAN COUNTY WILLS ROWAN COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA
( Rowan Public Library, Salisbury, N. C. )
Copied and compiled by Mrs. Stable Linn, Jr. Regent Elizabeth Maxwell Steele Chapter, DAR Salisbury, North Carolina Nov. 15, 1968 State Chairman :Mrs. Noble E. Shumate
Rowan Co. N. C. LIBRARY From History and Genealogy Dept. Salisbury, N. C.
I duly certify that the will is duly sworn in our court by the oath of DANIEL FILE, one of the surrendering ? witnesses – and recorded in Book J, page 5.
Jiv Giles( sic ? )
This Will maide the 3’rd day of February 1837 this the will of ZACHARIAH ROGERS maide and willed unto his wife her lifetime his Plantations and all other property belonging to me her life time and all the money that all belongs to me and my son SAMUEL ROGERS may lend the Plantations and maintain my wife plentifull as long as she lives and after her death my Plantations shall belong to my Son SAMUEL ROGERS and all the Property & money he shall have and hold the Said lands and Property and shall defend all other person or persons of my clame or clames and shall hold him and his airs forever and if the Said SAMUEL ROGERS should happen to die with out and air the Said lands and Propperty Shall Belong to ALLEN ROGERS the Son of RANDEL ROGERS to him and his airs for Ever this will maid in the Presents of witnesses my hand and Seal . ZACHARIAH ROGERS ( Seal ) WitnessX mark LEVI TRAXLER DANIEL FRICK DANIEL FILE,( ? )