Mona May Hedges

1895–6 September 1985 (Age 90)
Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Mona May

When Mona May Hedges was born in 1895, in Tasmania, Australia, her father, John Henry Hawkins Hedges, was 36 and her mother, Eliza Ann Magill, was 24. She married William James McDonald in 1923, in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand. She died on 6 September 1985, in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand, at the age of 90.

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William James McDonald
Mona May Hedges
Marriage: 1923

Spouse and Children

Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Hawkins Hedges


    Eliza Ann Magill




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World Events (8)

1896 · National Council of Women

Age 1

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.

Age 6

First Federal election.

Age 26

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hedge .

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

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