Handford Dickinson

8 February 1870–1937 (Age 66)
Opua, Auckland, New Zealand

The Life of Handford

When Handford Dickinson was born on 8 February 1870, in Opua, Auckland, New Zealand, his father, Abel Dickinson, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth (Peti) Sinclair, was 29. He died in 1937, in Maclean, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Abel Dickinson
1836–1914
Elizabeth (Peti) Sinclair
1841–1930
Eliza Jane Dickinson
1864–1953
William Abel Dickinson
1866–1951
Alonzo Dickinson
1868–
Handford Dickinson
1870–1937
Grace Dickinson
1872–
Charles Dickinson
1874–1916
Agnes Jean Dickinson
1876–1952
Allan Dickinson
1879–
Delia Clarissa Dickinson
1881–1933
George Dickinson
1883–
Francis (Frank) Dickinson
1884–
Eugene Dickinson
1885–1981
Bertie Dickinson
1887–1926

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1877

Age 7

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 17

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.
1892

Age 22

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Dicken, Dickin, a pet form of Dick .

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

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