Margaret Rocks

5 March 1882–September 1948 (Age 66)
Gateshead, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Rocks was born on 5 March 1882, in Gateshead, Durham, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Rocks, was 30 and her mother, Margaret Brown, was 25. She married Richard McKenna in 1906, in Gateshead, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died in September 1948, in her hometown, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Richard McKenna
1882–
Margaret Rocks
1882–1948
Marriage: 1906
Richard Mckenna
1906–1965
Margaret McKenna
1908–
William McKenna
1909–1997
Alexander McKenna
1911–1986

Spouse and Children

    Richard McKenna

    Male1882–Male

    Female1882–1948Female

MARRIAGE
1906
Gateshead, Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William Rocks

    Male1851–1918Male

    Margaret Brown

    Female1857–1886Female

siblings

(5)

    Maria Rocks

    Female1879–Female

    Rosa Rocks

    Female1880–Female

    Female1882–1948Female

    Male1884–1944Male

    Anna Rocks

    Female1886–1887Female

World Events (7)

1884

Age 2

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 22

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 26

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, northern Irish, and English: topographic name for someone living near a prominent outcrop of rocks ( see Rock 1).2 German: probably a variant of Rochs, a Lower Rhine variant of Roch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaritae Rocks Mckenna in entry for Ricardus Mckenna, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Margaritt Rocks, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • 1911 England Census

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