Matilda Fricker

1877–1954 (Age 77)
Thames, New Zealand

The Life of Matilda

When Matilda Fricker was born on 16 February 1877, in Thames, New Zealand, her father, Walter Fricker, was 36 and her mother, Frances Jane Hampton, was 37. She died on 24 May 1954, in Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Walter Fricker
1841–1911
Frances Jane Hampton
1839–1919
Edmond Osborne Fricker
1867–1940
Walter Hampton Fricker
1870–1961
Charles Robert Fricker
1872–1947
Catherine Frances Fricker
1874–1926
Matilda Fricker
1877–1954
Frederick William Fricker
1879–1961
Herbet James Fricker
1881–1885
Harry Ernest Fricker
1884–1957
Isabel Louise Fricker
1888–1939

Parents & Siblings

  • Walter Fricker

    Male1841–1911Male

  • Frances Jane Hampton

    Female1839–1919Female

siblings

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World Events (7)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 10

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 16

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1907

Age 30

The country becomes a dominion, or self-governing community, within the British empire.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from an agent derivative of Middle English frik(i)en ‘to move briskly or nimbly’ (from Old English frician ‘to dance’).2 Swiss and German: variant of Frick 2.3 German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from the Frick valley in Baden.

Possible Related Names

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

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