Caroline Mary Ann Flooks

about June 1870–17 October 1948 (Age 78)
Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa

The Life of Caroline Mary Ann

When Caroline Mary Ann Flooks was born about June 1870, in Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa, her father, John George Flooks, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Sloane, was 30. She married Edward John Holliday on 29 November 1887. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 17 October 1948, in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, at the age of 78, and was buried in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.

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Family Time Line

Edward John Holliday
1861–1896
Caroline Mary Ann Flooks
1870–1948
Marriage: 29 November 1887
Edward John Holliday
1888–1951
Elizabeth Maud Holliday
1889–1898
William Richard Holliday
1891–1896
William Frederick Holliday
1893–1896
Henry Holliday
1895–1916
Cecil Holliday
1897–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1887
Kimberley,Cape,South Africa
children

(6)

    Male1888–1951Male

    Elizabeth Maud Holliday

    Female1889–1898Female

    William Richard Holliday

    Male1891–1896Male

    William Frederick Holliday

    Male1893–1896Male

    Henry Holliday

    Male1895–1916Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1872

Age 2

Introduction of pass laws to control labor force in Kimberley diamond mines.
1878

Age 8

Britain claims Walvis Bay.
1897

Age 27

Part of Zululand incorporated into British colony of Natal. King Solomon ka Dinizulu exiled.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old Norse personal name Flóki, originally a byname meaning ‘outspoken’, ‘enterprising’.2 Altered spelling of German Fluck .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Marian Holliday in entry for William Frederick Holliday, "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004"
  • Caroline Maryanne Halliday in entry for Henry, "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004"
  • Caroline Marian Holliday in entry for William Frederick Holliday, "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004"

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