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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
 

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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
 

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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
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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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