Sophia Parker

1883–1955 (Age 72)
New Zealand

The Life of Sophia

Sophia Parker was born in 1883, in New Zealand. She married Arthur Edwin Millow in 1912, in New Zealand. She died in 1955, in her hometown, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Sophia Parker
1883–1955
Arthur Edwin Millow
1891–1972
Marriage: 1912

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1912
New Zealand

World Events (3)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 4

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 10

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1896 · National Council of Women

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a gamekeeper employed in a medieval park, from an agent derivative of Middle English parc ‘park’ ( see Park 1). This surname is also found in Ireland.2 Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish names.

Possible Related Names

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

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