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
Thomas Hendry
Marriage: 1900
Winifred Hendry
James Churchill Hendry

Spouse & Children

New Zealand


Parents & Siblings

  • William Churchill


  • Annie Hair




  • Margaret Charlotte Churchill


  • William Churchill


  • James William Churchill


  • Thomas Churchill


  • Female1870–1948Female

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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.

Age 17

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

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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