Esther Churchill

1876–1955 (Age 79)
New Zealand

The Life of Esther

Esther Churchill was born in 1876, in New Zealand as the daughter of William Churchill and Annie Hair. She married Thomas Hendry in 1900, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1955, in her hometown, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Esther Churchill
1876–1955
Thomas Hendry
Marriage: 1900
Winifred Hendry
1902–1986
James Churchill Hendry
1904–1966

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1900
New Zealand
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

  • William Churchill

    MaleMale

  • Annie Hair

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(11)

  • Margaret Charlotte Churchill

    Female1861–Female

  • William Churchill

    Male1862–1864Male

  • James William Churchill

    Male1865–1938Male

  • Thomas Churchill

    Male1869–1940Male

  • Female1870–1948Female

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

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: habitational name from any of various places named Churchill, for example in Devon, Oxfordshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire. Most were probably originally named with a Celtic element crūg ‘hill’ (which early on was reinterpreted as Old English cyrice ‘church’), to which was added Old English hyll ‘hill’.

Possible Related Names

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

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