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Rogers, Samuel (1763–1855), poet

Richard Garnett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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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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Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets)

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