Elsie Hooker

about 1896–1982 (Age 86)
New Zealand

The Life of Elsie

Elsie Hooker was born about 1896. She married Leonard Charles Jolly in 1932, in New Zealand. She died in 1982, in New Zealand, at the age of 86.

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Leonard Charles Jolly
1881–1968
Elsie Hooker
1896–1982
Marriage: 1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1932
New Zealand

World Events (8)

1896 · National Council of Women

Age 0

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.
1907

Age 11

The country becomes a dominion, or self-governing community, within the British empire.
1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

Age 27

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. 

Name Meaning

English (mainly southeastern): variant of Hook (in the occupational or topographic and habitational senses), with the addition of the agent suffix -er.

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

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