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McKay - William Gray

William Gray “Mac” McKAY1974

Name
William Gray “Mac” McKAY
Given names
William Gray
Nickname
Mac
Surname
McKAY
Birth
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

Immigration 1911
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

MarriageEdna SCHWINGHAMMERView this family
about 1917
Citation details: 4474/1917 MCKAY WILLIAM G SCHWINGHAMTER EDNA BELLINGEN
Citation details: 28 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"William Gray McKay first married Edna Schwinghammer (d.1938)"

Birth of a son
#1
George L McKAY
July 1, 1918
Citation details: MCKAY GEORGE L 26315/1918 WILLIAM G EDNA REDFERN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#2
William John McKAY
July 1, 1918
Citation details: MCKAY GEORGE L 26315/1918 WILLIAM G EDNA REDFERN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a wifeEdna SCHWINGHAMMER
October 29, 1937
Citation details: 26197/1937 MACKAY EDNA GEORGE FREDERICK ANNIE WOOLLAHRA
Occupation
Post Master
before 1949
Employer: Post Master General
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

Number of childrenEdna SCHWINGHAMMERView this family
3

Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

MarriageBarbara Ann SOMERVILLEView this family
about 1949
Citation details: 12773/1949 MCKAY WILLIAM GRAY SOMERVILLE BARBARA ANN TAREE
Retirement 1955
Employer: Post Master General
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Barbara Somerville (Aunty Barbara) was the youngest of her family. After he was widowed in 1938, Grandpa became the post master at Kendall, and met and married Aunty Barbara there. They moved to Kurri Kurri, where he was postmaster until his retirement in late 1955."

ResidenceBarbara Ann SOMERVILLEView this family
after 1955
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"They moved to Kurri Kurri, where he was postmaster until his retirement in late 1955, when they moved to Port Macquarie."

Death of a sonWilliam John McKAY
March 24, 1958
Citation details: MCKAY WILLIAM JOHN 7408/1958 WILLIAM GRAY EDNA SYDNEY
Text:

Mckay William John 24 Mar 1958 Macquarie Park NSW Ang L18, 0045

Death of a wifeBarbara Ann SOMERVILLE
March 5, 1969
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 641
Citation details: 17025/1969 MCKAY BARBARA ANN ROBERT JAMES ANNIE SOPHIA PORT MACQUARIE
Death about 1974
Address: "Old Men's Home"
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14311/1974 MCKAY WILLIAM GRAY JOSEPH MARY
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"He died in the "old mens' home" at Lidcombe"

Family with Edna SCHWINGHAMMER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1917Bellingen, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
son
son
William John McKAY
Birth: July 1, 1918 23Redfern, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 24, 1958Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Barbara Ann SOMERVILLE - View this family
himself
wife
McKay - Barbara AnnBarbara Ann SOMERVILLE
Birth: August 17, 1898 40 33Camden Haven, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 5, 1969Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1949Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

ImmigrationEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 4474/1917 MCKAY WILLIAM G SCHWINGHAMTER EDNA BELLINGEN
MarriageEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 28 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"William Gray McKay first married Edna Schwinghammer (d.1938)"

OccupationEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

Number of childrenEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"I note that “our” Somervilles were living in Kendall in 1932ff, and that was where Barbara met postmaster William Gray McKay, aka Mac, an immigrant from Scotland in 1911. He was widowed and had three married children. "

MarriageM - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 12773/1949 MCKAY WILLIAM GRAY SOMERVILLE BARBARA ANN TAREE
RetirementEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"Barbara Somerville (Aunty Barbara) was the youngest of her family. After he was widowed in 1938, Grandpa became the post master at Kendall, and met and married Aunty Barbara there. They moved to Kurri Kurri, where he was postmaster until his retirement in late 1955."

ResidenceEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"They moved to Kurri Kurri, where he was postmaster until his retirement in late 1955, when they moved to Port Macquarie."

DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14311/1974 MCKAY WILLIAM GRAY JOSEPH MARY
DeathEmails - Heather Finch
Citation details: 29 December 2011
Text:

In part:

"He died in the "old mens' home" at Lidcombe"