Zenobia Atkin

1876–1962 (Age 85)
Reefton, Buller, West Coast, New Zealand

The Life of Zenobia

When Zenobia Atkin was born on 30 June 1876, in Reefton, Buller, West Coast, New Zealand, her father, Walter Atkin, was 30 and her mother, Eliza Odd, was 25. She married Stephen John Atkinson on 5 October 1901, in Westport, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1962, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, at the age of 86, and was buried in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

Zenobia Atkin
1876–1962
Stephen John Atkinson
1877–1928
Marriage: 5 October 1901
Stephen Leslie Atkinson
1902–1997
Sadie Mavis Atkinson
1903–1992
George Gordon Atkinson
1905–1982
William Edwin Atkinson
1909–1982
Dora Atkinson
1909–
Roger Atkinson
1912–1991
Jessie Atkinson
1912–1991

Spouse & Children

  • Female1876–1962Female

  • Stephen John Atkinson

    Male1877–1928Male

MARRIAGE
5 October 1901
Westport, Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
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World Events (8)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 11

Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.
1893

Age 17

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1907

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Atkin, one of the many pet forms of Adam . Compare Scottish Aitken .

Possible Related Names

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

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