Looking for MEEK's....

For anybody that is researching a certain FAMILY or surname that can be found any where in Ireland.

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Looking for MEEK's....

Post by FamilyTreeAddict » 24 Dec 2007, 16:36

I have Meek in my line of family tree... although some of their birthdates are a bit of a mess as I got my information from the censuses.. however here are some names...

[b]Robert Meek[/b] - Born in 1851 - broughshane, Ireland.

[b]Ann Meek[/b] (nee Smith) Snr - Born in 1835 - Kilmachee?, Ireland.

[b]Ann Meek Jnr [/b]- Born - 1871 Belfast, Ireland.

[b]Eastreva Meek[/b] (there is a variation on the spelling of Eastreva) 1877 (on marriage cert) or 1875 (on 1881 census) Belfast, Ireland.

[b]James Meek[/b] -Born 1873 - Belfast, Ireland.

[b]Nancy Meek[/b] - Born 1878 - Longsight Manchester.


If any of these are in your tree please contact me on the forum.

Kindest regards,
Debra

Christopher

Re: Looking for MEEK's....

Post by Christopher » 12 Apr 2009, 17:00

The 1901 Census for Belfast on http://www.belfastfamilyhistory.com lists four people named Meek

The 1911 Census for Antrim, Down, Dublin and Kerry lists 124 people named Meek

The 1912 Ulster Covenant lists eighty people named Meek

There are also Meeks on Ros Davies' Co. Down, Ireland, Genealogy Research Site

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Re: Looking for MEEK's....

Post by FamilyTreeAddict » 13 Apr 2009, 23:58

thanks very much for your information, really appreciated :)

Christopher

Re: Looking for MEEK's....

Post by Christopher » 28 Apr 2009, 00:18

The following births for the Meek names you mentioned are listed on the Emerald Ancestors Co. Antrim section of the site's database ...

1869 Annie MEEK F Robert Ann Belfast Antrim

Eastreva is not listed

1869 James MEEK M William Mary Ballymena Antrim

1871 James MEEK M Robert Ann Belfast Antrim

1875 James MEEK M James Jane Ballymena Antrim

1866 Nancy MEEK F James Sarah Ballymena Antrim

1869 Nancy MEEK F Robert Mary Ballymena Antrim

1868 Robert MEEK M John Jane Belfast Antrim

1871 Robert MEEK M John Jane Belfast Antrim

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Re: Looking for MEEK's....

Post by FamilyTreeAddict » 28 Apr 2009, 21:32

Hi Christopher,

thank you, how did you find that information, i know you mentioned about the emerald.. I just wondered how i could find it? could you paste me a link..

Also what does the information you have posted to me about each member mean? I dont know if its just me being dumb sorry :) but please could you explain it would be much appreciated, thanks

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