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John Meikle

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Strathaven, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Meikle and Janet Meikle
Husband of Sarah Meikle and Mary Hamilton Meikle
Father of Thomas Meikle; Jeanie Vallance Graham Strickland; Stewart James Henderson Meikle; John Meikle; Marion Moffat and 2 others
Brother of Agnes Meikle
Half brother of Thomas Meikle

Occupation: Master Builder
Managed by: Private User
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About John Meikle

John Meikle was a master builder by trade, he studied mathematics at the Edinburgh University. John migrated to Natal, South Africa in December 1868. At this point in time Tom was aged 6 and the other children on board of the voyage were Jeannie, Stewart and John or Jack as he later became known.

The Meikle family immigrated from England in 1868 when John Meikle and his wife Sarah, with their children Tom, Jeanne, Stewart, and baby John, later to be known as Jack, sailed with the Umgeni and landed in South Africa in March 1868. The Meikles farmed on their farm Avondale, near Mooi River in Natal

http://www.umjindi.org/pages/history/barberton/creation_of_barberton.htm

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John Meikle's Timeline

1837
1837
Strathaven, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1862
June 24, 1862
Age 25
Lanarkshire, Scotland
December 4, 1862
Age 25
South Lanarkshire, Scotland
1864
1864
Age 27
Scotland
1866
June 27, 1866
Age 29
1868
1868
Age 31
1870
1870
Age 33
Natal, South Africa
1879
1879
Age 42
South Africa
1881
1881
Age 44
South Africa
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