Alice Bosworth Bennewith

11 December 1893–18 August 1953 (Age 59)
West Ham, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice Bosworth

When Alice Bosworth Bennewith was born on 11 December 1893, in West Ham, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, William John Bennewith, was 29 and her mother, Charlotte Mary Riches, was 24. She married George Frederick Boorer on 26 December 1925, in Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 18 August 1953, in Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand, at the age of 59, and was buried in Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

George Frederick Boorer
1889–1969
Alice Bosworth Bennewith
1893–1953
Marriage: 26 December 1925
Edwin Lewis Boorer
1937–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1925
Timaru, Canterbury, New Zealand
children

(1)

    Edwin Lewis Boorer

    Male1937–1994Male

Parents and Siblings

    William John Bennewith

    Male1864–1927Male

    Charlotte Mary Riches

    Female1869–1941Female

siblings

(8)

    Florence Violet Bennewith

    Female1889–1890Female

    Lily Bosworth Bennewith

    Female1892–1892Female

    Female1893–1953Female

    Female1894–1957Female

    William Alfred Bennewith

    Male1895–1896Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · National Council of Women

Age 3

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.
1908

Age 15

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 21

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

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Sources (1)

  • Alice B Bennewith in household of William Bennewith, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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