Constance Noel Adams

1903–1982 (Age 78)
Raetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

The Life of Constance Noel

When Constance Noel Adams was born on 25 December 1903, in Raetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, her father, Ernest William Adams, was 38 and her mother, Ellen Eliza Philps, was 31. She married Frederick Charles Cossey in 1925, in Raetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand. She lived in Henderson, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand in 1925. She died on 3 August 1982, in Taihape, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand, at the age of 78, and was buried in Purewa Cemetery, Meadowbank, Auckland, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

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Constance Noel Adams
Frederick Charles Cossey
Marriage: 1925

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Raetihi, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

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World Events (8)


Age 4

The country becomes a dominion, or self-governing community, within the British empire.
1907 · Dominion of New Zealand

Age 4

The Dominion of New Zealand was brought about when New Zealand proclaimed itself a political independent government inside the British Empire. The Dominion of New Zealand allowed the British Government to shape its foreign policy, and it followed Britain into the First World War. Full independence was granted in 1931 and adopted by the New Zealand Parliament in 1947. 

Age 36

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

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Constance Noel Adams Reid, "Find A Grave Index"

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