Margaret McLaggan

1887–1974 (Age 87)
Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand

The Life of Margaret

Margaret McLaggan was born in 1887, in Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand. She married John Hastings in 1903, in Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand. She died in 1974, in her hometown, at the age of 87.

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John Hastings
Margaret McLaggan
Marriage: 1903

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Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand

World Events (8)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 0

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 6

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

Age 27

Outbreak of World War I. New Zealand commits thousands of troops to the British war effort. They suffer heavy casualties in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey in 1915.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Adhagain ‘servant of Adocan’, a pet form of Adamnan.

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

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