Thomas Henry Ellis

1871–1953 (Age 82)
New Zealand

The Life of Thomas Henry

Thomas Henry Ellis was born in 1871, in New Zealand. He married Mary Winter in 1899, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 11 June 1953, in Nelson, New Zealand, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Ellis
1871–1953
Mary Winter
1877–1941
Marriage: 1899
Ursula Malvena Ellis
1906–1993

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1899
New Zealand
children

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World Events (7)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 16

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 22

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

Age 25

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

English and Welsh: from the medieval personal name Elis, a vernacular form of Elijah ( see Elias ). In Wales this surname absorbed forms derived from the Welsh personal name Elisedd, a derivative of elus ‘kindly’, ‘benevolent’.

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas Henry Ellis - Government record: birth-name: Thomas Henry Ellis

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