Investigate the background of Matthew Rogers using the links below. We hope you find this information useful!
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Rogers surname? In that year Rogers was ranked number 77 for popularity in the UK.
The name Matthew means "gift of God" and is of Hebrew origin.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Matthew Rogers family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
|Records Found||-||Database Collection|
|Ancestry.com global records search results for Matthew Rogers.|
|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for Matthew Rogers.|
|Historical Newspaper archive search results for Matthew Rogers.|
|UK Parish Records search results for Matthew Rogers.|
|UK Census search results for Matthew Rogers.|
|Military records search results for Matthew Rogers.|
Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. A DNA test can sometimes help to make a link to a particular family name if you find you share common DNA with people who have the same or similar surnames as each other. If you are lucky then you may get a match within a few generations and discover some Matthew Rogers ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
Have you reached a brick wall in your Rogers Tree?
Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Matthew Rogers Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enableing you to fill out more detail in the Matthew Rogers family tree.
Explore the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of Matthew Rogers.
Explore Parish Records for Matthew Rogers at Find My Past.
Study for the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of Matthew Rogers using the FreeBMD database.
Search Genealogy Bank for Matthew Rogers records.
Study the LDS Database for records for Matthew Rogers.
Research the Rogers surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Rogers family history documents.
Study World Vital Records for information on Matthew Rogers.
Did you know that there are currently 50375 people with the Rogers surname in the UK? Rogers is now ranked number 81 for popularity in the UK.
Another way to build your tree quickly is to use the research other people have already done. This can help to confirm or refute your own deductions - however, be wary of taking this data at face value as other researchers may not have been as meticulous as you. Always try to back up deductions with some definitive sources rather than relying too heavily on others.
Study MyTrees for information on the Rogers family and people looking to contact living Rogers relations.
Search One Great Family for Rogers records submitted by people who are already researching the Rogers Family Tree.
Find Matthew Rogers from Ireland on findmypast.ie
There are a number of forums which are dedicated to rearching particular surnames. These can be good places to share your findings and also to tap into the knowledge that others may already have. These can sometimes be a good way of finding living relations as these tend not to show up on the other sources of information for privacy reasons.
Research the Rogers surname using Genealogy.com forums .
Explore RootsWeb forums for Rogers records.
Did you know that there are currently 373704 people with the Rogers surname in the USA? Rogers is ranked number 48 for popularity in the USA.
Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on Matthew Rogers. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Explore Rootsweb resources for Rogers records.
Research Matthew Rogers using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Rogers surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Rogers surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Rogers surname.
Other names that sound a bit like Rogers
Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.Reckers Regorz Reicharz Reicherz Reijerson Reijerszen Research Richarson Richarz Richers Richerson Rickarsey Rickers Rickersey Rickerson Rickersy Ridgers Riechers Riggers Rodgers Rodgerson Rogars Rogerson Roggers Rosarius Roscrigg Roskrug Roskruge Ruggers Ruggiers Rzehorz