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Alison (Edgar) Riddell (1835 - 1916)

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Alison (Alice) Riddell formerly Edgar aka Riddle
Born in Innerleithen, Peebles, Scotlandmap
Wife of — married in Darnick, Scotlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Pahia, Southland, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Sep 2014
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Alice (Edgar) Riddell migrated from Scotland to New Zealand.
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BIRTH: 16 April 1935 [1] CHRISTENED: 16 May 1935


1841 Alison is in the town of her birth at Glenormiston, Innerleithen, Peebleshire, Scotland, with her parents Mark & Janet Edgar, aged 50 & 45, and her brothers and sisters.[2]
1851 She is now a servant in a house in Newstead, Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotlad. [3]
1861 She is again at her elderly parents house and is now married to Robert Riddell and there is a 5 month old baby William with her! [4]

note : the children's birth registrations give their parents as "Alice" and "Robert"

BURIAL: Orepuki Cemetery Southland New Zealand plot 47.00 Anglican Section A


Alison was born in 1835. Alison Edgar ... She passed away in 1916. [1]

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  1. First-hand information as remembered by Joanna Glendinning, Thursday, September 18, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.


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