Clifford Arnold John Hancox

30 March 1915–28 September 1985 (Age 70)
Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand

The Life of Clifford Arnold John

When Clifford Arnold John Hancox was born on 30 March 1915, in Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand, his father, William Harris, was 40 and his mother, Jessie Moffett, was 26. He married Violet June Ireland on 20 December 1947, in New Zealand. He died on 28 September 1985, in Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand, at the age of 70, and was buried in Matamata Cemetery, Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand.

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Clifford Arnold John Hancox
Violet June Ireland
Marriage: 20 December 1947

Spouse and Children

20 December 1947
New Zealand

Parents and Siblings

    William Harris





World Events (7)

1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

Age 8

The Ross Dependency is a New Zealand dependency located on the Antarctician Continent. It is the only settlement on the Antartica that is claimed by a sovereign nation. New Zealand still owns claim even after the Antarctic Treaty that was signed in 1959 by 11 other nations. 

Age 24

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 28

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. 

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Hancock .

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

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  • Clifford Arnold John HANCOX, "Find A Grave Index"

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