Alan Gordon McKECHIE1

(1934 - 2009)
Father*David Niven McKECHIE1 b. 1892, d. 1975
Mother*Rubina Hinton TILY1 b. 1896, d. 1956
Alan Gordon McKECHIE was born on 13 April 1934 in New Zealand.1,2

Alan died on 17 June 2009 in Marlborough at age 75.3,4

Citations

  1. [S730] New Zealand Electoral Rolls 1853-1981, at http://www.ancestry.com.au
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2009/15243 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2009/15243.
  4. [S1131] MemoryTree NZ, at http://www.amemorytree.co.nz/index.php

Alexander McKECHIE1

(1917 - 1978)
Father*Samuel John McKECHIE1 b. 1878, d. 1928
Mother*Maggie MACPHERSON1 b. c 1884, d. 1956
Alexander McKECHIE was born on 10 April 1917 in New Zealand.2

He married Eileen Lucy Frances Sarah (---?---) in New Zealand.3 He was cremated in 1978 at the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens & Crematorium, 455 Linwood Ave in Christchurch.4

He died in 1978 in Christchurch, Canterbury.1,4

Family

Eileen Lucy Frances Sarah (---?---) (c 1899 - 1957)

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1978/36655.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1978/36655 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1957/20772, aged 58.
  4. [S1049] Cemetery Marker - , Woodlawn Memorial Garden, Christchurch, NZ.

Alexander James McKECHIE1

(1927 - 2011)
Father*James Lang McKECHIE1 b. 1892, d. 1963
Mother*Matilda Macdonald BLAIR1 b. 1900, d. 1990
Alexander James McKECHIE was born on 9 February 1927 in New Zealand.2,3

He married Marjorie Alice CLARK in New Zealand.

He died on 5 February 2011 in Wellington at age 83.1,4 He was cremated on 9 February 2011 at the Karori Crematorium in Wellington.5 His ashes were buried on 5 March 2011 at Taita Lawn Cemetery, Rimu St in Naenae.6

Family

Marjorie Alice CLARK (1929 - 1999)

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2011/3438.
  2. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, Block 3, row H, plot 27 records give a 1922 birth, which is a suspect date, given his parent's marriage date.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2011/3438 gives this birthdate.
  4. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, Block 3, row H, plot 27 records.
  5. [S570] Wellington City Cemeteries database, at https://wellington.govt.nz/services/community-and-culture/…, Record No. 72251.
  6. [S974] Hutt City Council cemetery database, at http://cemeteries.huttcity.govt.nz/, Taita Lawn Cemetery, Block 3, row H, plot 27.

David Niven McKECHIE1

(1892 - 1975)
Father*James McKECHIE1 b. c 1855, d. 1912
Mother*Margaret TANNER1 b. c 1853, d. 1933
David Niven McKECHIE was born on 15 June 1892 in Beath, Fife.1,2,3
The siblings Samuel, Mary, Helen, Thomas, Hugh and David were listed in the 1901 census at Woodend Place in Beath, Fife, with their parents, James McKECHIE and Margaret TANNER.1
The siblings Samuel, Hugh and David were listed in the 1911 census at 1 Ashgrove Place in Beath, Fife, with their parents, James McKECHIE and Margaret TANNER. All three of them were coal-miners (hewers).4

David Niven McKECHIE left London in 1911 on board the 'Arawa' (5984 tons) in the company of his parents James McKECHIE and Margaret TANNER along with James Lang McKECHIE.5

He married Rubina Hinton TILY in New Zealand in 1919.6

He died on 6 July 1975 in Mosgiel, Otago, at age 83.7,8 He was cremated on 8 July 1975 in Dunedin.9 His ashes were buried on 8 July 1975 at Green Island Cemetery in Dunedin.10

Family

Rubina Hinton TILY (1896 - 1956)
Children

Citations

  1. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, Scottish GRO 410/00 001/00 006.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1975/41114 gives this birthdate, but the year is incorrect, as it does not match Scottish GRO indexes (1892) or census records (1892-3).
  3. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Beath, Statutory Births, GRO 410/00 0181.
  4. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, Scottish GRO 410/02 005/00 020.
  5. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), Passenger Lists, 1839-1973, Arawa, images page 41, 46, available at FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/).
  6. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1919/2907.
  7. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1975/41114.
  8. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Island cemetery, aged 84, ref C19750732.
  9. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Island cemetery, ref C19750732.
  10. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Island cemetery, block IV, plot 11, aged 84, ref C19750732.
  11. [S730] New Zealand Electoral Rolls 1853-1981, at http://www.ancestry.com.au
  12. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Island cemetery, block IV, plot 11, aged 1, ref I192401003.
  13. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Cremation, aged 46, ref C197812014, ashes returned to Funeral Director.

David Tily McKECHIE1

(1931 - 1978)
Father*David Niven McKECHIE1 b. 1892, d. 1975
Mother*Rubina Hinton TILY1 b. 1896, d. 1956
David Tily McKECHIE was born on 10 December 1931 in Otago.2

He died on 4 December 1978 in Dunedin, Otago, at age 46.1,3 He was cremated on 7 December 1978 in Dunedin.1

Citations

  1. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Cremation, aged 46, ref C197812014, ashes returned to Funeral Director.
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1978/42409 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1978/42409.

Doreen McKECHIE1

(1921 - 2007)
Father*David Niven McKECHIE1 b. 1892, d. 1975
Mother*Rubina Hinton TILY1 b. 1896, d. 1956
Doreen McKECHIE was born on 28 January 1921 in Dunedin, Otago.1,2,3

She married Cyril Raymond BEECROFT in New Zealand.1

She died on 10 March 2007 at Ross Home, 360 Nth Road in Dunedin, Otago, at age 86.4,3 She was cremated on 14 March 2007 at the Dunedin Crematorium, Anderson's Bay in Dunedin.3 Her ashes were buried on 12 February 2014 at Green Park Cemetery in Dunedin.5

Family

Cyril Raymond BEECROFT (1920 - 2002)

Citations

  1. [S730] New Zealand Electoral Rolls 1853-1981, at http://www.ancestry.com.au
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2007/6946 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2007/6946.
  5. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Park Cemetery, Block 1A, plot 211.

Elizabeth Lang McKECHIE1

(1886 - )
Father*John McKECHIE1 b. c 1851
Mother*Annie LANG1
Elizabeth Lang McKECHIE was born in 1886 in Kilmaurs, Ayrshire.1

She married William Marshall BELL in Kilmaurs, Ayrshire, in 1907.2

Citations

  1. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Kilmaurs, Statutory Births, GRO 598/00 0095.
  2. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Kilmaurs, Statutory Marriages, GRO 598/00 0015.

Gwendoline Ruby McKECHIE1

(c 1923 - 1924)
Father*David Niven McKECHIE1 b. 1892, d. 1975
Mother*Rubina Hinton TILY1 b. 1896, d. 1956
Gwendoline Ruby McKECHIE was born circa 1923 in Otago.1

She died on 22 January 1924 in Otago.1 She was buried on 24 January 1924 at the Green Island Cemetery in Dunedin.1

Citations

  1. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Island cemetery, block IV, plot 11, aged 1, ref I192401003.

Helen McKECHIE1

(c 1883 - )
Father*James McKECHIE1 b. c 1855, d. 1912
Mother*Margaret TANNER1 b. c 1853, d. 1933
Helen McKECHIE was born circa 1883 in Ayrshire.1

Helen McKECHIE was also known as She appears to have been born Ellen Johnstone McKECHIE, but used Nellie at her marriage and Helen in New Zealand.
The siblings Samuel, Mary, Helen, Thomas, Hugh and David were listed in the 1901 census at Woodend Place in Beath, Fife, with their parents, James McKECHIE and Margaret TANNER. Helen was an assistant housekeeper.2

She married Thomas HUNTER at 4 Woodend Park, Kelty in Beath, Fife, on 2 January 1905. He was a coal-miner, his father William a colliery engine-keeper, while she gave her occupation as domestic housekeeper.3

She lodged a request for the administration of the will of Samuel John McKECHIE in favour of the Public Trustee, which was granted on 29 January 1929.4

Family

Thomas HUNTER (c 1883 - )

Citations

  1. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, Scottish GRO 598/00 005/00 015.
  2. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, Scottish GRO 410/00 001/00 006.
  3. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, Parish of Beath, Statutory Marriages, GRO 410/00 0022.
  4. [S800] National Archives - NZ Archives (Archway), Probate, Wellington Court, agency AAOM, series 6029, item code R23099171, box 636, record number 43682, image 147-157, digital folder 100802133.

Hugh McKECHIE1

(1874 - 1875)
Father*James McKECHIE1 b. c 1855, d. 1912
Mother*Margaret TANNER1 b. c 1853, d. 1933
Hugh McKECHIE was born on 5 November 1874 in Kilmaurs, Ayrshire.2

Hugh died in 1875 in Kilmaurs, Ayrshire.3

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, FHL film 6035516.
  2. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, batch C11598-1, FHL film 6035516.
  3. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Kilmaurs, Statutory Deaths, GRO 598/00 0072, aged 0.