Mary Catherine ROGERS
Also known as: née Skeahan
Born: 2 August 1872
Died: 25 September 1932Special Achievements:
1920 - Mary Rogers was the first female councillor in Victoria, Richmond City, and the second in Australia.
2001 - Inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women.
Image - Mary Rogers
Image held at Richmond Library. A head and shoulders portrait of Mary Rogers. Mary Rogers served on Richmond Council from 1920 to 1925, the first female councillor in Victoria. For further information refer to RFC 243, RFC 244, RFC 246 and RFC 385.
Used with permission of Yarra Libraries local history collection.