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John McMeeking

Male Abt 1854 - 1925  (71 years)


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  • Name John McMeeking 
    Born Abt 1854  Kilmory, Isle of Arran, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1891 
    engine keeper 
    Occupation 1901 
    carter 
    Occupation 1916 
    Contractor 
    Died 26 Apr 1925  Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    McMeeking McLaughlin
    McMeeking McLaughlin
    In loving memory of my dear husband John McMeeking died 26th April 1925 also our two sons who died in infancy Sarah McLaughlin wife of the above died 25th June 1956 also their daughter Sarah McMeeking (Cissie) died 31th July 1988
    Siblings 4 siblings 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    John McMeeking,   b. Abt 1791, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Grandfather) 
    Janet Brown,   d. 1 Feb 1814, Kirkmaiden, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Great Grandmother) 
    Notes 
    • 1891 census Kilwinning Byres
      James McMeekin 60 born Kirkcolm, Wigtons Coal Pit Headman
      Sarah McMeekin 56 born Wigton, Wigtons
      John McMeekin 36 Coal Pit Engine Keeper
    Person ID I303  Clark
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2011 

    Father James McMeeking,   b. 25 May 1828, Kirkcolm, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1902, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Sarah Jamieson,   b. 15 Jun 1834, Kirkmaiden, Wigtownshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1908, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F94  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Sarah McLaughlin,   b. 1871, Portstewart, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1956, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1891  Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John and Sarah were residing at Byres Kilwinning at time of marriage. Alexander McMeeking and Annie King were witness.

      1901 census
      Kilwinning Byres Road
      John Mcmeekin 39 born Aran, Argyllshire Carting Contractor
      Sarah Mcmeekin 30 born Ireland
      John Mcmeekin 8
      Sara B Mcmeekin 5
      Anna B Mcmeekin 1
      Robt A Mcmeekin 1mo
    Children 
    +1. Mary McMeeking,   b. Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
    James McCubbin  m. 5 Nov 1937
    +2. John McMeeking,   b. 17 Sep 1892, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1975, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Ann Jane Lang Anderson  m. 12 Dec 1916
     3. James McMeeking,   b. 17 May 1894, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Sarah Black McMeeking,   b. 1895, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1988, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     5. Samuel Boyd McMeeking,   b. 15 Jul 1897, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. Anna B. McMeeking,   b. Abt 1900, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location
    Allan Muir Craig  m. 2 Aug 1929
    +7. Robert Alexander McMeeking,   b. 18 Feb 1901, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1962, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Margaret Kirkland  m. 10 Sep 1937
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2011 
    Family ID F92  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart