Ambrose Burrowes

about 1874–1953 (Age 79)
New Zealand

The Life of Ambrose

Ambrose Burrowes was born about 1874. He married Mabel Gertrude Napier in 1903, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He died in 1953, in New Zealand, at the age of 79.

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Ambrose Burrowes
Mabel Gertrude Napier
Marriage: 1903
Vernon Ambrose Burrowes
William Kenneth Burrowes
Hugh Albert Burrowes
Thomas Ivor Burrowes

Spouse and Children

New Zealand


World Events (7)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 13

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.

Age 19

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

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Burrows .

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

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