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William Meads

William MeadsAge: 79 years18611940

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

Cause: Barberry poisoning
Marriage of a siblingJohn Bowden RobertsAlice May Maria MeadsView this family
30 October 1889 (Age 28 years)
Civil marriageAnnie LewisView this family
23 December 1889 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 1889/2941
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#1
Eveline Annie Meads
27 September 1890 (Age 29 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Edward ‘Bill’ WestleyLucy MeadsView this family
21 October 1890 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Hettie Meads
4 July 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
5 November 1895 (Age 34 years)
Marriage of a siblingThomas Harman MeadsMary MorrisonView this family
16 June 1896 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William ‘Bill’ Meads
20 October 1896 (Age 35 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Meads
26 July 1897 (Age 36 years)
Cause: Phthisis Pulmonalis; Haemophsis
Marriage of a siblingJohn William BlickElizabeth ‘Eliza’ MeadsView this family
19 September 1897 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Hubert John ‘Bert’ Meads
25 February 1901 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a siblingSamuel GadsbyMary Ann MeadsView this family
2 September 1901 (Age 40 years)
Marriage of a siblingJob MeadsGrace Pearce ChingView this family
16 July 1903 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Lawrence Meads
20 July 1903 (Age 42 years)
Death of a brotherAlfred James Meads
3 July 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
29 March 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
21 August 1906 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam McNeishAlice May Maria MeadsView this family
after 1906 (Age 44 years)

Death of a motherCaroline Harman
27 April 1916 (Age 55 years)
Cause: Chronic Bronchitis. Heart failure.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Milton Morris ‘Morris’ Meads
24 July 1922 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Sidney Graham ‘Graham’ Meads
21 December 1923 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Tasma Ethel Meads
2 July 1927 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childHubert John ‘Bert’ MeadsMary Elizabeth WightmanView this family
23 May 1928 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
Russell Dennis Meads
2 September 1928 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Hubert John Meads
16 February 1930 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6
Ian James Meads
28 June 1932 (Age 71 years)
Death of a brotherJohn ‘Jack’ Meads
24 January 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
1 May 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
28 June 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
yes

Note: Hamilton To Te Awamutu-Kawhai
Death 6 November 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: 9 March 1857Nelson, New Zealand
22 months
elder brother
Joseph Meads
Birth: 1858 26 17Nelson, New Zealand
Death: 8 October 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: 6 February 1868 36 27Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 11 January 1952New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand
16 months
younger brother
23 months
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Ann Meads
Birth: 8 March 1875 44 34Nelson, New Zealand
Death: 21 September 1875Nelson, New Zealand
2 years
younger sister
20 months
younger sister
16 months
younger sister
17 months
younger brother
Alfred James Meads
Birth: 15 November 1881 50 41Teal Valley, Wakapuaka, Nelson, New Zealand
Death: 10 October 1889
2 years
younger brother
brother
Family with Annie Lewis - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 23 December 1889Wellington, New Zealand
9 months
daughter
Eveline Annie Meads
Birth: 27 September 1890 29 24Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
Death: January 1976Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
21 months
daughter
4 years
son
4 years
son
2 years
son
Lawrence Meads
Birth: 20 July 1903 42 37Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 6 December 1974Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
3 years
son
Percival John Meads
Birth: 21 August 1906 45 40Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 30 December 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]