Richard Rogers (MP)
Rogers was the son of Sir John Rogers of Kilve. His father died in 1613 and his mother was known after her second marriage as Margaret Banastre. He came of age in 1632.
Rogers died in 1643 aged 32.
Rogers married Anne Cheek daughter of Sir Thomas Cheek of Pirgo. After his death his wife married Robert Rich, 3rd Earl of Warwick. His two daughters, Elizabeth and Rogersa, were left in the guardianship of his mother and of Lancelot Lake, who was married to Anne's sister. Elizabeth married firstly Charles Cavendish, Viscount Mansfield and secondly Charles Stewart, 6th Duke of Lennox. Rogersa married Sir Henry Belasyse.
- 'Parishes: Kilve', A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 5 (1985), pp. 96-103. Date accessed: 18 April 2011
- Willis, Browne (1750). Notitia Parliamentaria, Part II: A Series or Lists of the Representatives in the several Parliaments held from the Reformation 1541, to the Restoration 1660 ... London. pp. 229–239.
- The parliamentary or constitutional history of England;: being a faithful account of all the most remarkable transactions in Parliament, from the earliest times. Collected from the journals of both Houses, the records, ..., Volume 9
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