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William Meads

William MeadsAge: 79 years18611940

Name
William Meads
Given names
William
Surname
Meads
Birth April 4, 1861 30 20
Citation details: 1861/8846
Birth of a brotherJohn “Jack” Meads
April 3, 1863 (Age 23 months)
Citation details: 1863/11876
Birth of a sisterAlice May Maria Meads
March 21, 1864 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 1865/12205
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Birth of a brotherThomas Harman Meads
July 18, 1866 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 1866/15351
Birth of a brotherGeorge Edward Meads
February 6, 1868 (Age 6 years)
Citation details: 1868/16730
Birth of a brotherAndrew Meads
June 6, 1869 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 1869/22516
Birth of a brotherJob Meads
May 2, 1871 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterLucy Meads
September 22, 1872 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterAnn Meads
March 8, 1875 (Age 13 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas Harman
April 28, 1875 (Age 14 years)
Cause: Amyloid liver -6 months Diarrhoea - 3 weeks
Death of a sisterAnn Meads
September 21, 1875 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth “Eliza” Meads
June 3, 1877 (Age 16 years)
Death of a brotherAlfred James Meads
October 8, 1877 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterFanny Caroline Meads
February 16, 1879 (Age 17 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Meads
January 9, 1880 (Age 18 years)
Cause: Enlargement of the abdominal gland. Gangrene
Citation details: 127
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterMary Ann Meads
June 30, 1880 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a brotherAlfred James Meads
November 15, 1881 (Age 20 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnn Blick
January 1, 1882 (Age 20 years)
Cause: Weak heart - 1 year. Ascites.
Birth of a brotherRobert Richard Meads
1883 (Age 21 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph Meads
October 8, 1888 (Age 27 years)
Cause: Phthisis Pulmonalis; Pulmonary haemorrhage (sudden)
Death of a brotherAlfred James Meads
October 10, 1889 (Age 28 years)

Cause: Barberry poisoning
Marriage of a siblingJohn Bowden RobertsAlice May Maria MeadsView this family
October 30, 1889 (Age 28 years)
Civil marriageAnnie LewisView this family
December 23, 1889 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 1889/2941
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#1
Eveline Annie Meads
September 27, 1890 (Age 29 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Edward “Bill” WestleyLucy MeadsView this family
October 21, 1890 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Hettie Meads
July 4, 1892 (Age 31 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn “Jack” MeadsAniharea RikihanaView this family
1893 (Age 31 years)
Marriage of a siblingAndrew MeadsJane Elizabeth “Elizabeth” AskewView this family
November 5, 1895 (Age 34 years)
Marriage of a siblingThomas Harman MeadsMary MorrisonView this family
June 16, 1896 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William “Bill” Meads
October 20, 1896 (Age 35 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Meads
July 26, 1897 (Age 36 years)
Cause: Phthisis Pulmonalis; Haemophsis
Marriage of a siblingJohn William BlickElizabeth “Eliza” MeadsView this family
September 19, 1897 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Hubert John “Bert” Meads
February 25, 1901 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a siblingSamuel GadsbyMary Ann MeadsView this family
September 2, 1901 (Age 40 years)
Marriage of a siblingJob MeadsGrace Pearce ChingView this family
July 16, 1903 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Lawrence Meads
July 20, 1903 (Age 42 years)
Death of a brotherAlfred James Meads
July 3, 1905 (Age 44 years)
Cause: Tumor of the brain
Burial of a brotherAlfred James Meads
July 1905 (Age 44 years)
Cemetery: Karori Cemetery
Marriage of a siblingRobert Richard MeadsFrances BlickView this family
March 29, 1906 (Age 44 years)
Note: They were maried at the home Of Andrew Blick Franklin St Nelson New Zealand
Birth of a son
#6
Percival John Meads
August 21, 1906 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam McNeishAlice May Maria MeadsView this family
after 1906 (Age 44 years)

Death of a motherCaroline Harman
April 27, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Cause: Chronic Bronchitis. Heart failure.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Milton Morris “Morris” Meads
July 24, 1922 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Sidney Graham “Graham” Meads
December 21, 1923 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Tasma Ethel Meads
July 2, 1927 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childHubert John “Bert” MeadsMary Elizabeth WightmanView this family
May 23, 1928 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
Russell Dennis Meads
September 2, 1928 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Hubert John Meads
February 16, 1930 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6
Ian James Meads
June 28, 1932 (Age 71 years)
Death of a brotherJohn “Jack” Meads
January 24, 1934 (Age 72 years)
Cause: Heart strain; Myocardial degeneration (senile) indefinite
Burial of a brotherJohn “Jack” Meads
January 1934 (Age 72 years)
Death of a wifeAnnie Lewis
May 1, 1935 (Age 74 years)
Cause: Cerebral Haemorrhage
Citation details: 1935/16621
Burial of a wifeAnnie Lewis
May 1935 (Age 74 years)
Death of a brotherAndrew Meads
June 28, 1940 (Age 79 years)
Cause: Myocardial failure associated with advanced senile decay
Burial of a brotherAndrew Meads
June 1940 (Age 79 years)
Cemetery: Midhurst Cemetery
Occupation
Coach Mail driver
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Note: Hamilton To Te Awamutu-Kawhai
Death November 6, 1940 (Age 79 years)
Burial November 1940 (Age 79 years)
Reference numberAnnie LewisView this family
WDM1046
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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: March 9, 1857Nelson, New Zealand
22 months
elder brother
Joseph Meads
Birth: 1858 26 17Nelson, New Zealand
Death: October 8, 1888Nelson, New Zealand
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
brother
younger brother
1 year
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
19 months
younger brother
George Edward Meads
Birth: February 6, 1868 36 27Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: January 11, 1952New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
16 months
younger brother
23 months
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Ann Meads
Birth: March 8, 1875 44 34Nelson, New Zealand
Death: September 21, 1875Nelson, New Zealand
2 years
younger sister
20 months
younger sister
16 months
younger sister
17 months
younger brother
Alfred James Meads
Birth: November 15, 1881 50 41Teal Valley, Wakapuaka, Nelson, New Zealand
Death: October 10, 1889
2 years
younger brother
brother
Family with Annie Lewis - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 23, 1889Wellington, New Zealand
9 months
daughter
Eveline Annie Meads
Birth: September 27, 1890 29 24Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Death: January 1976Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
21 months
daughter
Hettie Meads
Birth: July 4, 1892 31 26Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Death: October 30, 1974Te Kuiti, Waikato, New Zealand
4 years
son
4 years
son
2 years
son
Lawrence Meads
Birth: July 20, 1903 42 37Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: December 6, 1974Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
3 years
son
Percival John Meads
Birth: August 21, 1906 45 40Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: December 30, 1976New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand

BirthBDM New Zealand
Citation details: 1861/8846
MarriageBDM New Zealand
Citation details: 1889/2941
Quality of data: primary evidence
Occupation
Hamilton To Te Awamutu-Kawhai
Note
Extract from King Country Chronicle Saturday July 18, 1925 Advertisment H.M.ROYAL MAIL SERVICE Otorohanga to Kawhia Tri-weekly service mails, passengers, and parcels. Time-table First class cars leave Otorohanga each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:30 a.m. Leaves Kawhia each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 9:00 a.m. connecting with main trunk trains either way. Ring 127 Otorohanga for seats. WILLIAM MEADS AND SON Otorohanga Proprietors This could be this William but may be his son. So far not able to find out. William Meads and his brother Hubert were carriers in Bulls trading as partners under the name Meads Bros Bulls. They also had a garage and service station which they sold to the Funnell Family. The Funnell's were descendants of Andrew and Marth Green [nee Meads]