Herbert Hart

15 June 1867–17 January 1946 (Age 78)
Greytown, Wellington, New Zealand

The Life of Herbert

When Herbert Hart was born on 15 June 1867, in Greytown, Wellington, New Zealand, his father, Seth Mattison Hart, was 38 and his mother, Thurza Dix, was 36. He married Elizabeth Ann Taylor on 17 January 1890, in New Zealand. He died on 17 January 1946, in New Zealand, at the age of 78, and was buried in Ashhurst, Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand.

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Herbert Hart
Elizabeth Ann Taylor
Marriage: 17 January 1890

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17 January 1890
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World Events (7)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 20

Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.

Age 26

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1896 · National Council of Women

Age 29

The National Council of Women of New Zealand was created as an organization after women won the right to vote. Today works to help achieve gender equality in New Zealand and in 2017 introduced Gender Equal NZ, which is fighting for Zealanders to have the freedom and opportunity to determine their own future no matter which gender they are.

Name Meaning

1 English and North German: from a personal name or nickname meaning ‘stag’, Middle English hert, Middle Low German hërte, harte.2 German: variant spelling of Hardt 1 and 2.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or a nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Herbert Hart, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1966"
  • Australia and New Zealand, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current
  • Legacy NFS Source: Herbert Hart - death: 17 January 1946; New Zealand

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