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James Patrick Meik

Birthplace: India
Death: September 06, 1876 (66)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Mary Anne Meik and Susan McAndrew Winkworth
Father of James Meik; Henrietta Susan Fressanges; Mary Anne Agnes Shopland; Alexander Crie Meik; George Francis Meik and 6 others

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About James Patrick Meik

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Birth: Dec. 9, 1809, India

Death: Sep. 6, 1876 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Obituary appeared in the Deseret News September 13 1876.

James Patrick Meik, born in East India, Dec. 9, 1807, died in the 10th Ward of this city, of general debility, at 1:45 a.m., today, Sept. 6th. Elder Meik was the main stay of the Hindoostan or East India Mission, having its centre at Calcutta, where he resided. He was beloved by all the elders and Saints that made his acquaintance. He leaves a grown family mostly in India, and a wife, a grown son by his deceased wife and two young children here to morn his loss. Funeral services at 11 a.m. tomorrow, (Thursday) at the 10th Ward School-house. Elder Orson Pratt will deliver a discourse on the occasion.

Married to Mary Anne Francis (1818-1858) in 1836 in India, children: James Meik (1838-1858), Henrietta Susan Meik Fressanges (born 1840), Mary Anne Agnes Meik Shopland (born 1843), Alexander Crie Meik (1844-1908), George Francis Meik (1846-1910), Lorenzo Alexander Meik (1847-1918), Jeanne Charlotte Meik Hough (born 1849), Thomas Nathaniel Meik (1855-1868) who remained in India when James came to Utah in 1869, and Joseph Francis Meik (1853-1928) who also came to Utah. Married to Susan McAndrew Hutchison (1845-1936) in 1871 in Utah, children: John Hutchison Meik (1872-1872), Francis Thomas Meik (1873-1964), Caroline Hutchison Meik (1874-1879), Thomas Hutchison Meik (1874-1875), Ernest LeClair Meik (1876-1877).

Family links:

  • Susan McAndrew Hutchison Winkworth (1845 - 1936)
  • Joseph Francis Meik (1853 - 1928)*
  • John Hutchison Meik (1872 - 1872)*
  • Francis Thomas Meik (1873 - 1964)*
  • Caroline Hutchison Meik (1874 - 1879)*
  • Ernest LeClair Meik (1876 - 1877)*

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Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: G-7-12

Created by: Brenda Record added: May 05, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 36763206

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James Patrick Meik's Timeline

December 9, 1809
Age 28
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May 21, 1853
Age 43
Calcutta, India
Age 45