ROGERS, Mary Georgiana Helen

1871 - ?

As Mary Georgiana Helen McNeill, she was born at Stanley Grange, Stanley cum Wrenthorpe, Yorkshire on 27 January 1871 and baptised on 1 March 1871, fifth child of Captain Duncan McNeill and his wife Fanny Charlotte Emma née Talbot, who married at Queenstown, Cork, Ireland on 6 June 1861. In 1871, she was a newly born, living at Stanley Grange, with her parents, 34 year old Duncan and 29 year old Fanny, with siblings Malcolm 9, Duncan Alexander 7, Fanny Cecil Talbot 6 and Charles Filey Roy Ponsonby 4. Mary married at St Paul, Wilton Place, Knightsbridge, London on 30 April 1896, Joseph Fox Tarratt (1869-1898), and they had two children, William Stewart Tarratt (1897-1916) and Duncan McNeill Fox Tarratt (1898-1917). Her husband died at Ellery, South Knapdate, Argyllshire, Scotland on 31 October 1898 and she married secondly at Kettering, Northamptonshire on 19 May 1903, Revd Henry Rogers (born 13 December 1860) and they had one son, Revd Henry Richard Rogers (24 March 1904-1997). A member and exhibitor at the Norfolk & Norwich Art Club 1912-1924 from Kirkley, Suffolk and from Coltishall, Norfolk. In 1939, she was living at Coltishall Hall with her husband Revd Henry Rogers.