Could Matthew Rodham be the father of the Susanna, who married John Douglas and named his son Rodham after Susannah's family name? This is some of what I have.
The will of John DOUGLAS of St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co., VA, lists his wife, Susanna, daus., Susanna Beecham, Jean Headly, Magdalene Lewis; sons, John DOUGLAS, Thomas DOUGLAS, William DOUGLAS, Edward DOUGLAS, & Rodham DOUGLAS. Extr. son, Rodham DOUGLAS & Thaddeus Jackson. Wit: George Dawson, William Self, Henry Headly.
John DOUGLAS was born Abt. 1730. He married Susanna UNKNOWN.Children of John and Susannah UNKNOWN are:
i. Rodham DOUGLAS, SR, b. Abt. 1750, Virginia.
ii. John DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1752.
iii. William DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1754.
iv. Edward DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1756; m. LUCY UNKNOWN.
v. Thomas DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1758.
vi. Magdalene Lewis DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1762.
vii. Susanna DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1764.
viii. Jean DOUGLAS, b. Abt. 1766.
If you see a connection, please contact me. This would be of great help to me.