George Lawrence Luscombe

24 August 1905–about 1989 (Age 83)
New Zealand

The Life of George Lawrence

When George Lawrence Luscombe was born on 24 August 1905, in New Zealand, his father, George Underhay Luscombe, was 26 and his mother, Ellen (Nellie) Mudford, was 21. He died about 1989, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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George Underhay Luscombe
Ellen (Nellie) Mudford
George Lawrence Luscombe
Ellen Beatrice Luscombe
Dorothy Kathleen Luscombe
Eric Mudford Lusombe
Rex Underhay Lucombe

Parents and Siblings





    Dorothy Kathleen Luscombe


    Eric Mudford Lusombe


    Rex Underhay Lucombe


World Events (8)


Age 2

The country becomes a dominion, or self-governing community, within the British empire.
1907 · Dominion of New Zealand

Age 2

The Dominion of New Zealand was brought about when New Zealand proclaimed itself a political independent government inside the British Empire. The Dominion of New Zealand allowed the British Government to shape its foreign policy, and it followed Britain into the First World War. Full independence was granted in 1931 and adopted by the New Zealand Parliament in 1947. 

Age 34

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

Name Meaning

English (Devon): habitational name from any of the five villages of this name in Devon or from Loscombe in Powerstock, Dorset, all probably named from Old English hlōse ‘pigsty’ + cumb ‘valley’ ( see Coombe ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: George Lawrence Luscombe - Government record: birth-name: George Lawrence Luscombe

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