Henry Alexander Aiken

1921–1975 (Age 54)
Waverley, Taranaki, New Zealand

The Life of Henry Alexander

When Henry Alexander Aiken was born in 1921, in Waverley, Taranaki, New Zealand, his father, James Alexander Aiken, was 30 and his mother, Linda James, was 33. He died on 9 September 1975, at the age of 54, and was buried in Waverley, Taranaki, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

James Alexander Aiken
1891–1967
Linda James
1888–1965
Henry Alexander Aiken
1921–1975
Noel James Aiken
1930–1971

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World Events (7)

1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

Age 2

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 18

WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.
1943 · Eleanor Roosevelt Visits During War

Age 22

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt visited New Zealand during the calmer years of World War II in the Pacific. It was the first time that a first lady of the United States had visited the country alone without their husband. 

Name Meaning

Variant, associated chiefly with northern Ireland, of the Scottish surname Aitken .

Possible Related Names

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

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