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Zenobia “Zee” MeadsAge: 85 years18801966

Name
Zenobia “Zee” Meads
Given names
Zenobia
Surname
Meads
Nickname
Zee
Birth April 14, 1880 36 27
Birth of a brotherLionel Meads
January 6, 1882 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a sisterInez “Cissy” Meads
August 14, 1883 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherWenzel “Bill” Meads
March 18, 1885 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert “Bob” Meads
January 20, 1887 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterCora Meads
September 8, 1888 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterIrene Meads
August 31, 1890 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a half-siblingWilliam AikenAmelia Cloteild MeadsView this family
April 29, 1891 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterRachel Mary Meads
October 28, 1892 (Age 12 years)
Marriage of a siblingAlfred John GalpinElizabeth Ada “Ada” MeadsView this family
November 16, 1897 (Age 17 years)
Marriage of a siblingColin Brutus MeadsMay SmithView this family
July 25, 1900 (Age 20 years)
Marriage of a siblingJoseph “Winnie” VoyceMabel Winifred “Winnie” MeadsView this family
1907 (Age 26 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Ada “Ada” Meads
December 24, 1908 (Age 28 years)
Marriage of a siblingLionel MeadsAlice GrayView this family
April 30, 1913 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a siblingDavid Henry GuthrieIrene MeadsView this family
September 13, 1913 (Age 33 years)
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Marriage of a siblingColin Brutus MeadsFaith WeaverView this family
1916 (Age 35 years)

Death of a motherElizabeth Mary Gray
March 13, 1920 (Age 39 years)
Cause: Congestive Heart Failure
Marriage of a siblingAlfred John GalpinZoe Gertrude Elvina MeadsView this family
1922 (Age 41 years)

Death of a sisterZoe Gertrude Elvina Meads
April 25, 1925 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a siblingHenry Havelock “Dick” MeadsEdna Helen Ann WilsonView this family
December 9, 1925 (Age 45 years)
Note: Home Of Brides Parents
Death of a brotherHerbert Stanley Meads
1930 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sisterMaud Felicia Meads
May 1934 (Age 54 years)
Burial of a sisterMaud Felicia Meads
May 30, 1934 (Age 54 years)
Death of a sisterInez “Cissy” Meads
August 12, 1936 (Age 56 years)
Death of a fatherZachariah “Zac” Meads
July 20, 1937 (Age 57 years)
Cause: Heart failure
Death of a sisterMabel Winifred “Winnie” Meads
February 2, 1942 (Age 61 years)
Death of a brotherRobert “Bob” Meads
June 23, 1953 (Age 73 years)
Death of a brotherLionel Meads
March 15, 1954 (Age 73 years)
Death of a half-sisterAmelia Cloteild Meads
July 30, 1961 (Age 81 years)
Death of a brotherHenry Havelock “Dick” Meads
September 3, 1962 (Age 82 years)
Cause: Congestive Heart Failure
Burial of a brotherHenry Havelock “Dick” Meads
September 6, 1962 (Age 82 years)
Death of a brotherWenzel “Bill” Meads
July 2, 1963 (Age 83 years)
Burial of a brotherWenzel “Bill” Meads
July 7, 1963 (Age 83 years)
Death of a brotherColin Brutus Meads
March 23, 1964 (Age 83 years)
Occupation
School Teacher
yes

Death February 23, 1966 (Age 85 years)
Probate February 28, 1966 (5 days after death)
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
elder sister
20 months
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
20 months
elder brother
17 months
herself
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

Note
JUL 1890 Pupil at Upper Tutaenui School 7 JUL 1890 Enrolled at Silverhope School BET. 1898 - 1899 Pupil teacher Upper Tutaenui School Taught at various schools including in Fiji Educated at the Silverhope School Zenobia was a school teacher. In July 1987 she was appointed a third class pupil teacher at the Silverhope [ Parakaretu ] school. March 20th 1899 she was appointed a pupil theache at the Rata School. August 15th 1928 she was appointed as Head Teacher at the Rata School and she held this position until the completion of the 1931 school year. She also taught for some years in Fiji. I remember her with very white hair. When asked how she kept her hair so white she admitted to putting a small amount of Reckitts washing blue in the final rinse. Reckitts blulue was always advertised as 'Out of the blue comes the whitest wash Nickname may have also been Zeno