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John REEKIE

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26/06/1779 REIKIE JOHN - DAVID REIKIE/MARGARET WILSON FR2646 M 685/2 100 120 St Cuthbert's

12/03/1780 HOG ISABEL -DAVID HOG/LILLIAS GRIEG FR2040 F 424/ 70 176 Dunfermline

Marriage 21/10/1804 REEKIE JOHN - ISABEL HOG/462/ 10 235 Kinross

1851
Parish No: 685
Civil Parish: Edinburgh
Registration District: St Cuthbert's
County: Midlothian
Page 19
ED: 9 Schedule: 85
Address: 6 Market Place
John Reekie Head 71 Coal Agent Edinburgh Midlothian
Isabella Reekie Wife 71 Dunfermline Fife

Death 1860 REEKIE ISABELLA [no age] GREIG 685/4 174 St Giles

1861 thanks.

Death 1865 REEKIE JOHN 85 WILSON 685/5 278 Newington
 
In the 1861 Census John Reekie is living with his daughter Lillias Swan in Hope Park Square, St Cuthberts.

John Reekie father Widower 82 formerly schoolmaster Edinburgh.

I cannot see an original image so cannot confirm that the occupstion has been transcribed correctly. All the other info I can find on John is that he was a Coal Merchant. It is definitely the correct John Reekie as Lillias Swan nee Reekie was born 1808 in Kinross to John Reekie, Merchant, and Isabella nee Hogg
 
1871
RG10 Piece 3127 Folio 88 Page 30
Civil Parish: Birmingham
County: Warwickshire
Registration District: Birmingham
Sub-RD: St George
ED: 53
No of Schedule: 50
Address: 52 Barr St West
Elizabeth Cooper Head Widow 41 Button Carder Birmingham
+ family
David Swan Boarder Unm 54 Comm. Agent Fifeshire, Scotland

I'd like a check please for David's status. He should be listed as married as Lilias died in 1901.
 
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