Margaret Hackett

1878–1953 (Age 75)
Trentham, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Margaret

Margaret Hackett was born in 1878, in Trentham, Victoria, Australia. She married James Hannigan in 1898, in Victoria, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died in 1953, in Kyneton, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 75.

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James Hannigan
Margaret Hackett
Marriage: 1898
James Hannigan

Spouse and Children

Victoria, Australia


World Events (7)


Age 14

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Age 23

First Federal election.

Age 23

The Australian flag flown for the first time.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Halkett, which is probably a habitational name from the lands of Halkhead in Renfrewshire, named with Middle English hauk, halk ‘hawk’ + wude ‘wood’.2 English (mainly central England): from a pet form of the medieval personal name Hack, Hake ( see Hake ).3 English: from Middle English haket, a kind of fish, hence perhaps a nickname for someone supposed to resemble such a fish, or a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller.

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

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