Sheriff George Rogers
Lincoln County Sheriff's Office
End of Watch: Thursday, March 1, 1866
Tour of Duty: 3 months
Badge Number: Unknown
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Thursday, March 1, 1866
Weapon Used: Gun, unknown type
Suspect Info: Executed
A posse that went in search of the Indians shot and killed three of them and captured two more. The two who were captured were hung.
Sheriff Rogers had been elected to serve as sheriff of the proposed Lincoln County only three months earlier.