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Zenobia ‘Zee’ MeadsAge: 85 years18801966

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

Death of a motherElizabeth Mary Gray
13 March 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
25 April 1925 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a siblingHenry Havelock ‘Dick’ MeadsEdna Helen Ann WilsonView this family
9 December 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
30 May 1934 (Age 54 years)
Death of a sisterInez ‘Cissy’ Meads
12 August 1936 (Age 56 years)
Death of a fatherZachariah ‘Zac’ Meads
20 July 1937 (Age 57 years)
Cause: Heart failure
Death of a sisterMabel Winifred ‘Winnie’ Meads
2 February 1942 (Age 61 years)
Death of a brotherRobert ‘Bob’ Meads
23 June 1953 (Age 73 years)
Death of a brotherLionel Meads
15 March 1954 (Age 73 years)
Death of a half-sisterAmelia Cloteild Meads
30 July 1961 (Age 81 years)
Death of a brotherHenry Havelock ‘Dick’ Meads
3 September 1962 (Age 82 years)
Cause: Congestive Heart Failure
Burial of a brotherHenry Havelock ‘Dick’ Meads
6 September 1962 (Age 82 years)
Death of a brotherWenzel ‘Bill’ Meads
2 July 1963 (Age 83 years)
Burial of a brotherWenzel ‘Bill’ Meads
7 July 1963 (Age 83 years)
Death of a brotherColin Brutus Meads
23 March 1964 (Age 83 years)
Occupation
School Teacher
yes

Death 23 February 1966 (Age 85 years)
Probate 28 February 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: 7 September 1868 25 16Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 25 April 1925Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
16 months
elder brother
17 months
elder sister
Maud Felicia Meads
Birth: 7 June 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: 14 April 1880 36 27Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 23 February 1966Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
21 months
younger brother
19 months
younger sister
Inez ‘Cissy’ Meads
Birth: 14 August 1883 40 31Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 12 August 1936Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
19 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
20 months
younger sister
Cora Meads
Birth: 8 September 1888 45 36Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 24 December 1970Feilding, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
2 years
younger sister
Irene Meads
Birth: 31 August 1890 47 38Tutaenui, Marton, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
Death: 25 April 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: 22 June 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