Data submitted by
Mrs. R. C. Benefield
Born in Covington County, Mississippi 27 April 1850, he married in Bienville
Parish, Louisiana, The Rev. Jackson Scarbrough officiating, Sophronia Ann
Kent. in 18 December 1869. She was born in Bienville on 20 March
1953; died 8 October 1948. J. C. Rodgers died 13 July 1914.
Both are buried in Rochelle Cemetery.
The Rodgers family migrarted to Texas and McCulloch County about 1892.
Their children: Willard W. married Suzanne Evans; Mary Margaret m. L. M. Parker; Zonie m. George Foster; Robert Hulen m. Pearl Waddill; Mattie m. Thomas L. Jeffrey; Thomas A. m. Ella Mae Logan; James Albert m. Willie Barton; Arthur m. Lillie Cottle; John Leslie m. Eva Lee Anderson; Sophronia Ann m. Robert Barclay.