Christopher Munns

Brief Life History of Christopher

When Christopher Munns was born on 1 January 1895, in Pahiatua, Manawatū-Whanganui, New Zealand, his father, William Nelson Munns, was 30 and his mother, Catherine Halpin, was 32. He died about 1985, in New Zealand, at the age of 91, and was buried in Pahiatua, Manawatū-Whanganui, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

William Nelson Munns
Catherine Halpin
Bertie William Munns
Elsie Elizabeth Munns
Joseph Arthur Munns
Sidney Munns
Christopher Munns
Catherine Munns
Ivy May Munns
Lily Munns
Edith Amelia Alexandra Munns
Gladys Martha Munns
Thomas John Halpin Munns

Sources (2)

  • Christopher Munns, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Christopher Munns, "New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843-1998"

World Events (8)

1896 · National Council of Women

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.


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

1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica

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. 

Name Meaning

English: variant of Munn or Mund , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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