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Near Winchester in Winnebago County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Samuel N. Rogers, Sr.

Soldier of the American Revolution

 
 
Samuel N. Rogers, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
1. Samuel N. Rogers, Sr. Marker
Inscription. Born on June 3, 1760, at Branford, Connecticut, Samuel N. Rogers, Sr., served several terms of enlistment with Captain Peckís Company, Col. Roger Enosí Regiment of the Connecticut Militia from 1777 to 1781. Following the war, he moved to New York State and in 1839 he moved to Walworth County, Wisconsin. In 1848, at an advanced age, he accompanied his son, Samuel N. Rogers, Jr., to Winnebago County, settling in the Township of Winchester. He died at the age of ninety-two in 1852 and is buried in this cemetery.

Three veterans of the War of 1812, John D. Clarke, Mayhew D. Mott, and Jacob A. Raught, are also buried here in the Winchester Township Cemetery.
 
Erected 1976 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 225.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 44° 11.059′ N, 88° 40.512′ W. Marker is near Winchester, Wisconsin, in Winnebago County. Marker is on Grandview Road 0.4 miles west of U.S. 45, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in the Winchester Township Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5510 Grandview Road, Larsen WI 54947, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
Samuel N. Rogers, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
2. Samuel N. Rogers, Sr. Marker
within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Larson Brothers Airport ( approx. 2.1 miles away); Little House ( approx. 5.6 miles away); Fox – Irish Cemetery ( approx. 7.9 miles away); South Greenville Grange No. 225 ( approx. 8 miles away); Poygan Paygrounds ( approx. 9.3 miles away); Omro Veterans Memorial ( approx. 10.5 miles away); Historic Omro ( approx. 10.5 miles away); Alonzo E. Horton ( approx. 10.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Samuel Rogers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
3. Samuel Rogers Memorial
Private Samuel Rogers Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
4. Private Samuel Rogers Plaque
Private Samuel Rogers
1760 — 1852
Soldier of the Revolution
Served several enlistments in
Captain Peck's Company,
Colonel Enos' Regiment,
Connecticut Militia from 1777 to 1781.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 986 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2008, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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