Annie Tonkin

1886–1961 (Age 75)
Yelta, South Australia, Australia

The Life of Annie

When Annie Tonkin was born on 17 March 1886, in Yelta, South Australia, Australia, her father, Thomas John Tonkin, was 36 and her mother, Jane Ellery, was 34. She married William George Ireland on 9 April 1927, in Eudunda, South Australia, Australia. She died on 23 April 1961, in Croydon Park, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Annie Tonkin
William George Ireland
Marriage: 9 April 1927

Spouse & Children

9 April 1927
Eudunda, South Australia, Australia

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas John Tonkin


  • Jane Ellery




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World Events (8)


Age 6

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Age 15

First Federal election.

Age 25

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the personal name Thomas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Australia, Birth Index, 1788-1922
  • Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
  • Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985

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