Margaret Saunders Rogers

19 May 1867–27 June 1952 (Age 85)
Kapunda, South Australia, Australia

The Life Summary of Margaret Saunders

When Margaret Saunders Rogers was born on 19 May 1867, in Kapunda, South Australia, Australia, her father, John Rogers, was 31 and her mother, Sybil Woodhead, was 18. She married Edgar Strowan Bristow on 7 September 1887, in Willowie, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 27 June 1952, in Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 85, and was buried in Bruce Rock, Western Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Strowan Bristow
1859–1949
Margaret Saunders Rogers
1867–1952
Marriage: 7 September 1887
Ellis Abraham Bristow
1888–1961
Margaret Winifred Bristow
1890–1973
Frank Edgar Bristow
1892–1986
John West Bristow
1895–1977
Charles Kenneth Rex Bristow
1900–1983
Edgar Lawrence Woodhead Bristow
1902–1981

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 September 1887Willowie, South Australia, Australia
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1870
    Age 3
    British troops withdraw from Australia.
    1877
    Age 10
    Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
    1892
    Age 25
    Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the personal name Roger .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Roger

    Story Highlight

    Margaret and Isabel Rogers in "Pitman Families in Australia: 1838-1990"

    Margaret Rogers was the elder sister of Isabel, who married Edgar's younger brother Braham. They were daughters of John Rogers. Adapted from page 180 of Pitman Families in Australia:1838-1990 ed. M …

    Sources (4)

    • Margaret Saunders Bristow, "Find A Grave Index"
    • Margaret Saunders Bristow in 'Find a Grave'
    • Margaret Sanders Rogers in 'SA BDM indexes' - birth

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