Monica Annie Draper

Female1908–2001

Brief Life History of Monica Annie

Monica Annie Draper was born in 1908, in New Zealand as the daughter of Benjamin Draper and Mary Ellen Toms. She married Frank Fleming Brenton in 1930, in New Zealand. She died in 2001, in her hometown, at the age of 93.

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Frank Fleming Brenton
1900–
Monica Annie Draper
1908–2001
Marriage: 1930

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  • Marriage
    1930New Zealand
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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1914

    Age 6

    Outbreak of World War I. New Zealand commits thousands of troops to the British war effort. They suffer heavy casualties in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey in 1915.

    1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

    Age 15

    The Ross Dependency is a New Zealand dependency located on the Antarctician Continent. It is the only settlement on the Antartica that is claimed by a sovereign nation. New Zealand still owns claim even after the Antarctic Treaty that was signed in 1959 by 11 other nations. 

    1939

    Age 31

    WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a maker and seller of woolen cloth, from Anglo-Norman draper (Old French drapier, an agent derivative of drap ‘cloth’). The surname was introduced to Ulster in the 17th century. Draperstown in County Londonderry was named for the London Company of Drapers, which was allocated the land in the early 17th century.

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

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