Frances Adeline Cooke

1873–1953 (Age 80)
Wellington, New Zealand

The Life of Frances Adeline

When Frances Adeline Cooke was born about 1873, her father, Richard Long Cooke, was 43 and her mother, Mary Jane Bridge, was 37. She married Frederick William Fish in 1905, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died in 1953, in Wellington, New Zealand, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Frederick William Fish
Frances Adeline Cooke
Marriage: 1905
Freda Geraldine Fish
Ruth Jocelyn Fish

Spouse and Children

New Zealand


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Long Cooke


    Mary Jane Bridge




    Mary Edith Cooke


    George Frederick Cooke


    Louisa Cooke




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 14

Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.

Age 20

New Zealand becomes world's first country to give women the vote.
1896 · National Council of Women

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

English, etc.: variant spelling of Cook .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Frances Adeline Cooke - Individual or family possessions: birth:
  • Legacy NFS Source: Frances Adeline Cooke - Government record: birth-name: Frances Adeline Cooke

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