(See Grant, Ghigau, Duncan and Halfbreed)-Lewis, the son of Nelson and Rosa (West) Rogers, was born in Saline District November 14, 1840.

His first wife was Josephine Landrum, and the second was Helen Ross.

Lewis and Helen Rogers were the parents of Rosa, who married Benjamin Avant; and of Lewis Rogers, Junior.

Mr. Rogers is a wealthy retired businessman and a member of the Methodist church.