Sir Frederic Truby King

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Frederic Truby King

Also Known As: "Truby King"
Birthplace: New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
Death: Died in Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas King and Mary King
Husband of Isabella Cockburn King
Father of Mary King
Brother of Newton King

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Sir Frederic Truby King

Sir Frederic Truby King CMG (1 April 1858 – 10 February 1938), generally known as Truby King, was a New Zealand health reformer and Director of Child Welfare. He is best known as the founder of the Plunket Society.

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Sir Frederic Truby King's Timeline

April 1, 1858
Taranaki, New Zealand
February 10, 1938
Age 79
Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington, New Zealand