Albert John Duncraft

3 December 1893–3 January 1964 (Age 70)
Zeehan, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Albert John

When Albert John Duncraft was born on 3 December 1893, in Zeehan, Tasmania, Australia, his father, John Henry Duncraft, was 35 and his mother, Ada Fane, was 28. He married Mary Giffney in 1919, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. His occupation is listed as miner, bootmaker in Tasmania, Australia. He died on 3 January 1964, in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand, at the age of 70, and was buried in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

Albert John Duncraft
1893–1964
Mary Giffney
1890–1977
Marriage: 1919
Colin Patrick Duncraft
1919–1975
Myrie Clare Duncraft
1921–2012
Reginald John Arthur Duncraft
1923–1973
Aileen Catherine Duncraft
1924–1925
Madeline Ada Duncraft
1926–1980

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1919
New Zealand
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Duncraft

    Male1858–1902Male

    Ada Fane

    Female1865–1947Female

siblings

(7)

    Reginald John (James) Duncraft

    Male1885–1918Male

    Martha Elizabeth Duncraft

    Female1887–1887Female

    Alfred Henry Duncraft

    Male1889–1889Male

    Ada Florence Duncraft

    Female1890–1940Female

    Male1893–1964Male

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World Events (8)

1896 · National Council of Women

Age 3

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.
1901

Age 8

First Federal election.
1914

Age 21

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.

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Sources (3)

  • Albert John Duncraft, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration, 1803-1933"
  • Albert John Duncraft, "New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843-1998"
  • Albert John Duncraft, "Find A Grave Index"

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