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Offline garydevine

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Reid children births
« on: Thursday 01 March 18 02:46 GMT (UK) »
Hello,

I am looking for info on John Reid. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland on Dec 6th 1872 and married Jane Meek daughter of David and Barbara in 1894.

It is thought they went to Newcastle with their family maybe and they both died there with john possibly dying in 1955.

I have childrens names but im hoping i can get more info on them and their later life and families. most likely they were all born in Scotland

DAVID MEEK REID, b. September 1895.
JOHN REID, b. 1897.
BARBARA MEEK REID, b. August 1900.
HENRY TAYLOR REID, b. October 11, 1902.
THOMAS MEEK REID, b. May 26, 1905.
COLIN REID, b. September 25, 1907.
JEAN TAYLOR REID, b. October 11, 1909.
MARGARET GARVIE KERR REID, b. February 23, 1912.
WILLIAM REID, b. November 03, 1913, Blackburn Cottages, Scotland.
AGNES REID, b. August 27, 1915, Scotland

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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 01 March 18 03:59 GMT (UK) »
Deaths:

31865/1957 REID David Meek parents JOHN and JANE NEWCASTLE

4142/1966 REID Thomas Meek parents JOHN and JANE SYDNEY

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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 01 March 18 04:19 GMT (UK) »
Thomas Meek REID died in 1966

You can check NSW BDM here https://familyhistory.bdm.nsw.gov.au/lifelink/familyhistory/search?31

Here are the death notices :

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Marriage 1931 Thomas M REID and Josephine HARRISON at LAMBTON
Death 1966 Thomas Meek REID, father John, mother Jane at Sydney
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Atkinson; Badier; Cameron; Grant; Howie; Jardine; Jenkins; Kerr; Lawardorn; Lee; Linton; Lonie; McConnell; Morgan; Morrison; Murphy; O'Leary; Paton; Pratt; Robb; Williams

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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #4 on: Thursday 01 March 18 04:56 GMT (UK) »
Margaret married Arthur C  GWATKIN in  1931 in Newcastle.   She appears on electoral rolls as Margaret Kerr GWATKIN

Marriage problems
http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article158250565 and http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article132864080

Divorce https://www.records.nsw.gov.au/item/1219810

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From NSW BDM

Death 1960 HALGE Margaret Kerr, father John, mother Jean at Newcastle
Marriage 1948 Margaret REID to Kenneth Osborne Wildred HALGE at Islington
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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #5 on: Thursday 01 March 18 05:22 GMT (UK) »
There is a well-researched tree on ancestry with photographs.   According to this tree Jane Taylor REID married John McCAIG

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Marriage 1934 John McCAIG to Jane REID at Newcastle
Death 1973
McCAIG Jane Taylor, father John, mother Jean at Newcastle

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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #6 on: Thursday 01 March 18 05:25 GMT (UK) »
Some possibles from the Newcastle district 1930 Electoral Roll

REID,John. 21 Mitchell St. Merewether. Labourer

REID,Thomas Meek.  21 Mitchell St. Merewether. Labourer

REID, Colin. 21 Mitchell St. Merewether. Labourer.

REID,Joan. 21 Mitchell St. Merewether. Home Duties

REID, David. 34 Selwyn St. Merewether. Labourer.
 
REID, Alison. 34 Selwyn St. Merewether. Home Duties

REID, Henry Taylor. 20 Ridge St. Merewether. Labourer.

REID, Maggie. 20 Ridge St. Merewether. Home Duties

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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #7 on: Thursday 01 March 18 05:35 GMT (UK) »
A nice photo of Mrs John MATHER, nee Jean REID on her wedding day. 1935.
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/139788341

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Re: Reid children births
« Reply #8 on: Thursday 01 March 18 05:47 GMT (UK) »
Another family wedding as Alison, the daughter of David REID, marries John BARROW in 1939

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/134196028

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