Frances Elizabeth Carey

1885–1954 (Age 69)
New Zealand

The Life of Frances Elizabeth

When Frances Elizabeth Carey was born in 1885, in New Zealand, her father, George Thomas Carey, was 27 and her mother, Frances Elizabeth Martin, was 20. She married John Nash in 1905, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in 1954, in her hometown, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

John Nash
Frances Elizabeth Carey
1885–1954
Marriage: 1905
Frances Elizabeth Nash
1907–1998

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1905
New Zealand
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Female1885–1954Female

    Ethel May Carey

    Female1888–Female

    Gertrude Louisa Carey

    Female1889–1923Female

World Events (8)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 2

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 8

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

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, a midland family name meaning ‘descendant of Ciardha’, a personal name derived from ciar ‘dark’, ‘black’.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhiachra ‘son of Fiachra’.3 English: habitational name from Carey in Devon or Cary in Somerset, named for the rivers on which they stand; both river names probably derive from the Celtic root car- ‘love’, ‘liking’, perhaps with the meaning ‘pleasant stream’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Frances Elizabeth Carey, "New Zealand, Civil Records Indexes, 1800-1966"

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