Bruce Henry Lyall

1932–1996 (Age 64)
Waihi, Waikato, New Zealand

The Life of Bruce Henry

When Bruce Henry Lyall was born on 18 April 1932, in Waihi, Waikato, New Zealand, his father, George Lyall, was 35 and his mother, Christina Grant, was 33. He had at least 1 son with Mavis. He died on 14 October 1996, in Tauranga, New Zealand, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Bruce Henry Lyall
1932–1996
Mavis
1934–
Stephen Lyall
–2005

Spouse & Children

children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

  • George Lyall

    Male1897–1930Male

  • Female1898–1960Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1939

Age 7

WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.
1943 · Eleanor Roosevelt Visits During War

Age 11

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt visited New Zealand during the calmer years of World War II in the Pacific. It was the first time that a first lady of the United States had visited the country alone without their husband. 
1950 · The Wool Boom

Age 18

The Wool Boom was one of the greatest economic booms in the history of New Zealand. It was brought about by the need of wool from the United States during the Korean War. After the boom, the export price of wool has declined by 40% and the population of sheep on the Islands has continued to rise. 

Name Meaning

Scottish: probably from an Old Norse personal name Liulfr, composed of an uncertain first element + úlfr ‘wolf’, although Reaney gives this as a pet form of Lyon or Lionel.

Possible Related Names

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

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