George Henry Walton

1889–
New Zealand

The Life of George Henry

When George Henry Walton was born in 1889, in New Zealand, his father, George Walton, was 40 and his mother, Margaret Greig, was 40.

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Family Time Line

George Walton
1849–1923
Margaret Greig
1849–1941
Mary Isabella Walton
1880–1910
Margaret Walton
1882–
Alice Walton
1884–
Georgina Olive May Walton
1886–1971
George Henry Walton
1889–

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World Events (3)

1893

Age 4

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

Age 7

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.
1907

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Walton. The first element in these names was variously Old English walh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala ( see Wallace ), w(e)ald ‘forest’, w(e)all ‘wall’, or wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

Possible Related Names

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

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