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Rogers, Samuellocked

  • Richard Garnett
  • , revised by Paul Baines


Rogers, Samuel (1763–1855), poet, was born on 30 July 1763 at Newington Green, Middlesex, the third son in the family of eight children of Thomas Rogers (1734/5–1793) and his wife, Mary (1734/5–1776), daughter of Daniel Radford. The family is said to have been originally Welsh. The poet's father, ...

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