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Adrien Maud (Martin) Shanks (1895 - 1953)

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Adrien Maud (Maud) Shanks formerly Martin
Born in Temuka, Canterbury, New Zealandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Christchurch, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 4 Sep 2018 | Created 11 Sep 2017
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Adrien was born in 1895. She is the daughter of Charles Martin and Sarah King. [1]

Adrien married Alexander Baxter Shanks in 1929[2]


Gladys Joan Shanks
Margaret Betty Shanks
John Alexander Barry Shanks [3]

She passed away 4 Aug 1953 [4]

Christchurch Probate files SHANKS Adrian Maud - Christchurch - wife of Alexander Baxter 1953 1953 Christchurch High Court [5]


  1. 1895/18678 Martin Adrien Maud Sarah Charles Alexander
  2. 1929/3262 Maud Adrian Martin Alexander Baxter Shanks
  3. Stated in her probate records
  4. 1953/28469 Shanks Adrien Maud 56Y
  5. New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records Name Adrian Maud Shanks Event Type Probate Event Date 1953 Event Place Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand Residence Place Christchurch Agency CAHX Accession CH171 Series Number 2989 Series Name Christchurch Probate Files, 1855-2003 Item Code R19665942 Box Number 501 Record Number CH3418/1953 First Image Number 75 Last Image Number 84 Number of Images 10 Citing this Record "New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843-1998," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 August 2017), Adrian Maud Shanks, 1953; citing Christchurch, Christchurch Probate Files, 1855-2003, record number CH3418/1953, Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office; FamilySearch digital folder 100492368.

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