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Rogers and Shannon Family Papers


This collection relates to the family of Aubrey E. Rogers of Elizabeth City and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Aubrey Rogers (1925-2005) was born in Manteo, North Carolina, to Marvin and Janie Shannon Rogers. He graduated from Oak Ridge Military Institute and attended East Carolina Teachers College and Virginia Tech. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp during World War II and in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War and Vietnam War. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.The Rogers and Shannon Family Papers contain marriage certificates, high school and college diplomas, and photographs relating to the Rogers and Shannon family in the Elizabeth City and Outer Banks of North ... (more below)

Title

Rogers and Shannon Family Papers

Collection Number

PC.5081

Date(s)

1902-1970

Oversize Box 1
Language

English

Physical Description
Cubic feet
0.70
Abstract

This collection relates to the family of Aubrey E. Rogers of Elizabeth City and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Aubrey Rogers (1925-2005) was born in Manteo, North Carolina, to Marvin and Janie Shannon Rogers. He graduated from Oak Ridge Military Institute and attended East Carolina Teachers College and Virginia Tech. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp during World War II and in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War and Vietnam War. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.

The Rogers and Shannon Family Papers contain marriage certificates, high school and college diplomas, and photographs relating to the Rogers and Shannon family in the Elizabeth City and Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Physical Location

40A3

Creator

Rogers Family

Creator

Shannon Family

Repository

Outer Banks History Center


This collection is arranged topically.


Available for research.


Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.


Processed by Kelly Grimm, September, 2009

Encoded by Kelly R. Grimm, October, 2009


This collection relates to the family of Aubrey E. Rogers of Elizabeth City and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Aubrey Rogers (1925-2005) was born in Manteo, North Carolina, to Marvin and Janie Shannon Rogers. Marvin Rogers (1904-1957) was from Elizabeth City and moved to Roanoke Island in the 1920s and opened a barber shop. He married Janie Shannon (1902-1971), a native of Roanoke Island. Aubrey Rogers graduated from Oak Ridge Military Institute and attended East Carolina Teachers College and Virginia Tech. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp during World War II and in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War and Vietnam War. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.


Formerly classified as 33MSS-81


[Identification of item], PC.5081, Rogers and Shannon Family Papers, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, N.C., U.S.A.


Donated by Richard Shannon in 2007.


The Rogers and Shannon Family Papers contain marriage certificates, high school and college diplomas, and photographs. There is also a folder of information on the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse centennial, as well as a hand drawn cartoon done for Aubrey Rogers while in Germany during World War II.


  • Roger, Aubrey E., 1925-2005
  • Rogers family
  • Shannon family
  • Cape Hatteras Lighthouse (N.C.)--Anniversaries
  • Elizabeth City (N.C.)
  • Roanoke Island (N.C.)

Folder: 1:2.1  
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Centennial
1970

Folder: 1:2.2  
Manteo High School Report Card
1941-1942

Folder: 1:2.3  
Photographs

Folder: 1:2.4  
East Carolina Teachers College Diploma, Aubrey Rogers
1948

Folder: 1:2.5  
College of the Albemarle Certificates
1970-1971

Item: 1:2.6  
Rogers Family Crest

7738  
Diploma

Item: 1:2.7  
Elizabeth City Graded High School, Evelyn Rogers
1926
Item: 1:2.8  
Manteo High School, Janie Shannon
1921

7741  
Marriage Certificate

Item: 1:2.9  
Evelyn Rogers and George Ward
1930
Item: 1:2.10  
Stuart Rogers and Emma Simpson
1902

Item: 1:2.11  
"Auf Wiedersehen Jane," World War II Hand Drawn Cartoon for Aubrey Rogers while in Germany
1944