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Joseph MeadsAge: 79 years18291909

Name
Joseph Meads
Given names
Joseph
Surname
Meads
Birth 23 March 1829 26 26
Citation details: WDP5/1/2/4
Text:
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D5/17; New Reference Number: WDP5/1/2/4
Christening 19 April 1829 (Age 27 days)
Citation details: WDP5/1/2/4
Text:
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D5/17; New Reference Number: WDP5/1/2/4
Birth of a brotherWilliam Meads
23 February 1831 (Age 23 months)
Occupation
Farm Manager
yes

Christening of a brotherWilliam Meads
3 April 1831 (Age 2 years)
Census 6 June 1841 (Age 12 years)
Death of a motherMaria Lords
7 April 1842 (Age 13 years) Age: 39
Cause: Consumption
Citation details: 401
Date of entry in original source: 9 April 1842
Text:
Registry entry 23/207
Quality of data: primary evidence

Marriage of a siblingJohn MeadsHannah CawthornView this family
30 May 1842 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: 444
Text:
I have certified copy of marriage certificate
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Leeds district V23 page 379
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a parentJoseph MeadsAnn CoatesView this family
Type: Religious marriage
8 July 1842 (Age 13 years)
Address: St Mark\'s Church
Citation details: 23/308 entry 461
Text:
I have copy of certificate. Robert Coates and Hannah Meads (nee Cawthorn) wife of John which is Joseph\'s son were the witnesses The hand writing of hannah is the same as on her marriage certificate
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Leeds Registary

Birth of a half-brotherZachariah ‘Zac’ Meads
6 June 1843 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMartha Meads
9 December 1844 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a half-sisterElizabeth Meads
1846 (Age 16 years)
Marriage of a parentJoseph MeadsElizabeth ‘Betsy’ JeffersonView this family
24 December 1850 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: Page 124 Folio 563 1840-50
Birth of a half-brotherAdam Meads
22 September 1851 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a half-brotherDavid Meads
about 1852 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a half-brotherNathan Meads
22 May 1854 (Age 25 years)
Christening of a half-brotherNathan Meads
30 September 1854 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a half-brotherAlfred Meads
about 1856 (Age 26 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam MeadsCaroline HarmanView this family
9 March 1857 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a half-brotherFrancis ‘Frank’ Meads
1861 (Age 31 years)
Death of a half-brotherAlfred Meads
12 November 1861 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a half-brotherBenjamin Jefferson Meads
1862 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a half-brotherNathaniel Meads
2 March 1863 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingZachariah ‘Zac’ MeadsMarie Irma ‘Mary’ LazareView this family
22 June 1865 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingJohn JeffersonElizabeth MeadsView this family
23 November 1865 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingAndrew ‘Mac’ GreenMartha MeadsView this family
12 July 1866 (Age 37 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingZachariah ‘Zac’ MeadsElizabeth Mary GrayView this family
about 1867 (Age 37 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingAdam MeadsHenrietta Mildred PrinceView this family
17 July 1873 (Age 44 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingNathan MeadsDeborah GreenView this family
1873 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingFrancis ‘Frank’ MeadsLouisa GreenView this family
11 June 1878 (Age 49 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Meads
9 January 1880 (Age 50 years)
Cause: Enlargement of the abdominal gland. Gangrene
Citation details: 127
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a half-siblingDavid MeadsBertha DopkaView this family
about 1881 (Age 51 years)

Marriage of a half-siblingBenjamin Jefferson MeadsMary VoltzView this family
1887 (Age 57 years)
Death of a half-sisterElizabeth Meads
16 August 1890 (Age 61 years)
Cause: Cancer of liver
Burial of a half-sisterElizabeth Meads
1890 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingNathan MeadsElizabeth TaylorView this family
about 1895 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Meads
26 July 1897 (Age 68 years)
Cause: Phthisis Pulmonalis; Haemophsis
Burial of a brotherWilliam Meads
July 1897 (Age 68 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingNathaniel MeadsLucy Elizabeth ‘Lues’ CleaverView this family
October 1897 (Age 68 years)

Residence 1905 (Age 75 years)
Death 15 January 1909 (Age 79 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Greytown Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Maria Lords
Birth: 3 January 1803Birstall, Yorkshire, England
Death: 7 April 1842Potter Newton, Chapeltown, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Marriage: 25 December 1823Birstall, Yorkshire, England
18 months
elder brother
4 years
himself
Joseph Meads
Birth: 23 March 1829 26 26Birstall, Yorkshire, England
Death: 15 January 1909Greytown, Wairarapa, Wellington, New Zealand
23 months
younger brother
Father’s family with Ann Coates - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: 8 July 1842Birstall, Yorkshire, England
11 months
half-brother
18 months
half-sister
2 years
half-sister
Father’s family with Elizabeth ‘Betsy’ Jefferson - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: 24 December 1850Wellington, New Zealand
9 months
half-brother
15 months
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
3 years
half-brother
Alfred Meads
Birth: about 1856 53 25Leedstown, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 12 November 1861Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
6 years
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
Benjamin Jefferson Meads
Birth: 1862 59 31Leedstown, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 1928Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
14 months
half-brother

BirthWest Yorkshire Archive Service
Citation details: WDP5/1/2/4
Text:
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D5/17; New Reference Number: WDP5/1/2/4
ChristeningWest Yorkshire Archive Service
Citation details: WDP5/1/2/4
Text:
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D5/17; New Reference Number: WDP5/1/2/4
CensusCensus England 1841
Census1841 UK Census transcript - Joseph Meads - Household

HO 107/1348/7 Chapelton, Leeds, Yorkshire,England

NameAgeSexOccupationBICBOE
Joseph Meads37MY
Maria Lords38FY
Joseph Meads12MY
William Meads10M

Notes: household 2337. Name spelt Meades

Note
1848 Jury roll Labourer of Te Aro Flat, Wellington 1849 Jury roll labourer River Flat, Wellington 1852 Jury roll labourer River Flat, Wellington In the 1882 Land ownership records Joseph was listed as a farmer of Greytown, He owned he owned land in the Greytown Borough to the value of 1,200 pounds. Cora Meads [ daughter of Zachariah ] stated that the S on Joseph's headstone was around the wrong way. Whether a new headstone has been erected or not is not known but when the headstone was inspected in re times the S was Correct.