Walter Alfred Crump

July 1892–20 April 1969 (Age 76)
Akaroa, Canterbury, New Zealand

The Life of Walter Alfred

When Walter Alfred Crump was born in July 1892, in Akaroa, Canterbury, New Zealand, his father, Alfred Edward Samuel Crump, was 28 and his mother, Martha Kate Jemmett, was 24. He married Adelaide May Morrison in 1920, in New Zealand. He died on 20 April 1969, in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand, at the age of 76, and was buried in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Walter Alfred Crump
Adelaide May Morrison
Marriage: 1920

Spouse and Children

New Zealand

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred Edward Samuel Crump






    Ernest Frank Crump


    Elsie May Crump


    Charles Samuel Crump


    Thomas Edwin Crump


+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 4

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.

Age 22

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

1 English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a cripple or hunchback, from English cromp, crump ‘bent’, ‘crooked’, ‘stooping’ (from Old English crumb). Compare Croom .2 Americanized spelling of German Krump , the variant Krumpp, or German and Dutch Kramp .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Walter Alfred Crump, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1966"
  • W A Crump, "BillionGraves Index"
  • New Zealand, Marriage Index, 1840-1934

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.