William Alfred Lumsden

1877–1951 (Age 74)
Sanson, Manawatu, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

The Life of William Alfred

When William Alfred Lumsden was born in 1877, in Sanson, Manawatu, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, his father, William Alfred Lumsden, was 28 and his mother, Jane Brookie, was 25. He had at least 3 daughters with Maude. He died on 19 October 1951, in Wellington, New Zealand, at the age of 74, and was buried in Sanson, Manawatu, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

William Alfred Lumsden
1877–1951
Maude
1880–1974
Phillis Constance Lumsden
1908–
Marjorie Blanche Lumsden
1914–1989
Lelia Brenda Lumsden
1918–2004

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Phillis Constance Lumsden

    Female1908–Female

    Marjorie Blanche Lumsden

    Female1914–1989Female

    Lelia Brenda Lumsden

    Female1918–2004Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Alfred Lumsden

    Male1849–1885Male

    Female1852–1946Female

siblings

(7)

    Ellen Clarissa Lumsden

    Female1875–1881Female

    Male1877–1951Male

    Emma Catherine Strong Lumsden

    Female1879–1881Female

    Catherine Lumsden

    Female1880–1881Female

    Female1881–1962Female

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World Events (7)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 10

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 16

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1907

Age 30

The country becomes a dominion, or self-governing community, within the British empire.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in the parish of Coldingham, Berwickshire. The first element of the place name is of uncertain origin, apparently the genitive case of a personal name; the second is probably Old English denu ‘valley’.

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

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