John Patterson Rogers (1861-1938) was the son of Daniel Rogers and Annie Elizabeth Taylor. In 1884 John P. Rogers married Sallie Ann Hatsell (1863-1941), daughter of Bryan Hatsell and Nancy Hewett of Swansboro. In the 1900 census, John and Sallie Ann were living in Swansboro next door to Sallie's parents.By 1910 there were four children in the household: Frederica 19, Edna M. 15, John P. Jr. 12 and six-year-old Bryan H. Rogers.
The value of real estate was noted as $1500 in 1930; the couple was alone in the house.
|John Patterson Rogers - 1938 Death Certificate|
In all censuses John P. Rogers was noted as "carpenter - house," but his death certificate stated his occupation as a general contractor. In 1920, 21-year-old son John P. Rogers, Jr., still at home--also noted as "carpenter - house."
John Patterson Rogers and Sallie Ann Hatsell were buried in Queens Creek Cemetery, Hubert, Onslow County, North Carolina.