Donald Raymond Bannan

Male20 November 1932–6 November 1999

Brief Life History of Donald Raymond

When Donald Raymond Bannan was born on 20 November 1932, his father, Thomas William Bannan, was 26 and his mother, Muriel Ethel Ward, was 27. He died on 6 November 1999, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, at the age of 66, and was buried in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Thomas William Bannan
Muriel Ethel Ward
Thomas Arthur Bannan
Ernest James Bannan
Donald Raymond Bannan
Kenneth Leonard Bannan
James Douglas Bannan

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    World Events (8)


    Age 7

    WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.

    1943 · Eleanor Roosevelt Visits During War

    Age 11

    Anna Eleanor Roosevelt visited New Zealand during the calmer years of World War II in the Pacific. It was the first time that a first lady of the United States had visited the country alone without their husband. 

    1950 · The Wool Boom

    Age 18

    The Wool Boom was one of the greatest economic booms in the history of New Zealand. It was brought about by the need of wool from the United States during the Korean War. After the boom, the export price of wool has declined by 40% and the population of sheep on the Islands has continued to rise. 

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cavan): variant of Bannon .

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

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