Albert Henry Rushton

29 December 1869–6 December 1954 (Age 84)
Midlands, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Albert Henry

When Albert Henry Rushton was born on 29 December 1869, in Midlands, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel George Rushton, was 33 and his mother, Jane Martin, was 34. He married Emma Matilda Hodder in 1891, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died on 6 December 1954, at the age of 84, and was buried in Auckland, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

Albert Henry Rushton
1869–1954
Emma Matilda Hodder
1867–1950
Marriage: 1891
Meta Constance Evelyn Rushton
1892–1965
Erle Vivian Rushton
1895–1983
Neville Douglas Rushton
1906–1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1891
New Zealand
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel George Rushton

    Male1836–1892Male

    Jane Martin

    Female1835–1907Female

siblings

(8)

    Samuel William Rushton

    Male1861–1942Male

    Female1864–1953Female

    Fanny Maria Rushton

    Female1866–1933Female

    Edwin Rushton

    Male1868–1931Male

    Male1869–1954Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 11

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 15

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1893

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places so named, for example in Cheshire, Northamptonshire, and Staffordshire, from Old English rysc ‘rushes’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Albert H Rushton in household of Samuel Rushton, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Albert H. RUSHTON, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Alfred Henry Rushton in entry for Erle Vivian Rushton, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1896"

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