Maria Myrtle Clara Scott

8 September 1891–about 1986 (Age 94)
New Zealand

The Life of Maria Myrtle Clara

When Maria Myrtle Clara Scott was born on 8 September 1891, in New Zealand, her father, James Scott, was 35 and her mother, Maria Elizabeth Iorns, was 30. She married Laurence Manson in 1912, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died about 1986, in her hometown, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Laurence Manson
Maria Myrtle Clara Scott
Marriage: 1912
Thursa Vera Manson

Spouse and Children

New Zealand


    Thursa Vera Manson


Parents and Siblings

    James Scott


    Maria Elizabeth Iorns




+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

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

Age 5

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.
1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

Age 32

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

1 English: ethnic name for someone with Scottish connections.2 Scottish and Irish: ethnic name for a Gaelic speaker.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Maria Myrtle Clara Scott - Government record: birth-name: Maria Myrtle Clara Scott

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