Caroline Mary Ann Flooks

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

The Life Summary 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, in Kimberley, Cape Province, South Africa. 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

Children

(6)

+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.

Possible Related Names

Fluck
Fluke

Sources (14)

  • Caroline Mary Ann Floors in entry for Edward John Holliday, "South Africa, Civil Marriage Records, 1840-1973"
  • Caroline N A Flooks, "South Africa, Cape Province, Western Cape Archives Records, 1792-1992"
  • Caroline Urquahart, "South Africa, Cape Province, Cemetery Records, 1886-2010"

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