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
Margaret Saunders Rogers
Marriage: 7 September 1887
Ellis Abraham Bristow
Margaret Winifred Bristow
Frank Edgar Bristow
John West Bristow
Charles Kenneth Rex Bristow
Edgar Lawrence Woodhead Bristow

Spouse and Children

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


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    British troops withdraw from Australia.
    Age 10
    Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
    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


    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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