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Elizabeth Ada “Ada” MeadsAge: 35 years18731908

Name
Elizabeth Ada “Ada” Meads
Given names
Elizabeth Ada
Surname
Meads
Nickname
Ada
Married name
Elizabeth Ada Galpin
Birth October 3, 1873 30 21
Birth of a sisterMabel Winifred “Winnie” Meads
June 4, 1875 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a brotherColin Brutus Meads
March 14, 1877 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherHenry Havelock “Dick” Meads
November 15, 1878 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Meads
January 9, 1880 (Age 6 years)
Cause: Enlargement of the abdominal gland. Gangrene
Citation details: 127
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a sisterZenobia “Zee” Meads
April 14, 1880 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherLionel Meads
January 6, 1882 (Age 8 years)
Education 1883 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterInez “Cissy” Meads
August 14, 1883 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherWenzel “Bill” Meads
March 18, 1885 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert “Bob” Meads
January 20, 1887 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterCora Meads
September 8, 1888 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterIrene Meads
August 31, 1890 (Age 16 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingWilliam AikenAmelia Cloteild MeadsView this family
April 29, 1891 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a sisterRachel Mary Meads
October 28, 1892 (Age 19 years)
MarriageAlfred John GalpinView this family
November 16, 1897 (Age 24 years)
Marriage of a siblingColin Brutus MeadsMay SmithView this family
July 25, 1900 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Ronald Galpin
October 26, 1900 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Janet Elizabeth Galpin
August 17, 1904 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Richard Galpin
August 17, 1904 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Alison Ada “Alice” Galpin
December 24, 1907 (Age 34 years)
Marriage of a siblingJoseph “Winnie” VoyceMabel Winifred “Winnie” MeadsView this family
1907 (Age 33 years)
Death December 24, 1908 (Age 35 years)
Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1867Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
20 months
elder sister
Zoe Gertrude Elvina Meads
Birth: September 7, 1868 25 16Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: April 25, 1925Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
16 months
elder brother
17 months
elder sister
Maud Felicia Meads
Birth: June 7, 1871 28 19Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: May 1934Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
2 years
herself
20 months
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
20 months
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
Zenobia “Zee” Meads
Birth: April 14, 1880 36 27Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: February 23, 1966Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
21 months
younger brother
19 months
younger sister
Inez “Cissy” Meads
Birth: August 14, 1883 40 31Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: August 12, 1936Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
19 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
20 months
younger sister
Cora Meads
Birth: September 8, 1888 45 36Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: December 24, 1970Feilding, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
2 years
younger sister
Irene Meads
Birth: August 31, 1890 47 38Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: April 25, 1970Te Koporu, Dargaville, Northland, New Zealand
2 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Marie Irma “Mary” Lazare - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: June 22, 1865Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
9 months
half-sister
Family with Alfred John Galpin - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: November 16, 1897Residence Of Zachariah Meads, Parakaretu, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
3 years
son
Ronald Galpin
Birth: October 26, 1900 26 27Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 1979Te Awamutu, Waikato, New Zealand
4 years
daughter
son
Richard Galpin
Birth: August 17, 1904 30 30Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: September 3, 1994Ohaupo, Te Awamutu, Waikato, New Zealand
3 years
daughter
Alfred John Galpin + Zoe Gertrude Elvina Meads - View this family
husband
elder sister
Zoe Gertrude Elvina Meads
Birth: September 7, 1868 25 16Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: April 25, 1925Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Marriage: 1922

Note
Elizabeth Ada was known as Ada. At the age of 12 years and 5 months while a pupil of the Upper Tutaenui School she gained a junior scholarship.She gained 466 points out of a possible 750. 61.6 % Difference date of birth is shown as 4/3/1878 on headstone in Tutaenui Cemetery. Died 1 year to the day after youngest child was born. Youngest child's birthdate is correct according to Silverhope School records.