George Selwyn Hamlin

23 April 1904–about March 1977 (Age 72)
Auckland, New Zealand

The Life of George Selwyn

When George Selwyn Hamlin was born on 23 April 1904, in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand, his father, Eber Charles Hamlin, was 25 and his mother, Violet Mary Tufuell, was 26. He died about March 1977, at the age of 72.

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George Selwyn Hamlin
1904–1977
Mary Constance Lillian Shanahan Long
1905–1998

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World Events (7)

1907

Age 3

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

Age 3

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. 
1939

Age 35

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

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish (of Norman origin): from the Norman personal name Ham(b)lin, Hamelin, a double diminutive of Haimo ( see Hammond ). This was the name of a prominent family in County Meath in Ireland in the 13th–18th centuries, but is now rare there.2 Variant of French Hamelin .

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

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