Alonzo Dickinson

23 September 1868–
Opua, Auckland, New Zealand

The Life of Alonzo

When Alonzo Dickinson was born on 23 September 1868, in Opua, Auckland, New Zealand, his father, Abel Dickinson, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth (Peti) Sinclair, was 27.

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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

siblings

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World Events (3)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 19

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.
1893

Age 25

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

Age 28

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

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Alonzo Dickinson, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1966"

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