Ian Edgar Manning

Male7 August 1913–1 March 2001

Brief Life History of Ian Edgar

When Ian Edgar Manning was born on 7 August 1913, in Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand, his father, William Brown Manning, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Isabella Smart, was 34. He married Marion Tennent on 27 January 1940. He died on 1 March 2001, in Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand, at the age of 87.

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Ian Edgar Manning
1913–2001
Marion Tennent
1916–1996
Marriage: 27 January 1940

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  • Marriage
    27 January 1940
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    World Events (8)

    1914

    Age 1

    Outbreak of World War I. New Zealand commits thousands of troops to the British war effort. They suffer heavy casualties in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey in 1915.

    1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

    Age 10

    The Ross Dependency is a New Zealand dependency located on the Antarctician Continent. It is the only settlement on the Antartica that is claimed by a sovereign nation. New Zealand still owns claim even after the Antarctic Treaty that was signed in 1959 by 11 other nations. 

    1939

    Age 26

    WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cork and Kerry): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Mainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .

    English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Manning.

    North German and Dutch: habitational name from a farm so named, once in possession of a certain Manno (see Mann 2) and his kin.

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

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