Amelia Tonkin

1871–1963 (Age 92)
Victoria, Australia

The Life of Amelia

When Amelia Tonkin was born in 1871, in Victoria, Australia, her father, William Henry Tonkin, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Ann Hocking, was 30. She married James John Egan on 16 May 1900, in Bendigo, Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 11 April 1963, in Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Amelia Tonkin
1871–1963
James John Egan
Marriage: 16 May 1900
James John Egan
1901–1987
Nellie May Egan
1903–1979

Spouse & Children

  • Female1871–1963Female

  • James John Egan

    MaleMale

MARRIAGE
16 May 1900
Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

  • William Henry Tonkin

    Male1835–Male

  • Sarah Ann Hocking

    Female1841–1883Female

siblings

(11)

  • Robert Henry Tonkin

    Male1862–1892Male

  • Sidney Tonkin

    Male1863–1902Male

  • William Tonkin

    Male1864–1938Male

  • Eliza Ann Tonkin

    Female1867–1931Female

  • Male1869–1953Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 6

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 21

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 30

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the personal name Thomas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Headstone image of Amelia Egan from billiongraves.com

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