Catherine Reid

about 1850–1921 (Age 71)
Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Catherine

Catherine Reid was born about 1850, in Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. She married James Huskie in 1870, in Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She died in 1921, in Blackburn, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

James Huskie
Catherine Reid
Marriage: 1870
James Huskie
John Huskie
about 1880–1916
Janet Brown Huskie
Helen Brown Huskie
Margaret Huskie
John Huskie
William Huskie
Grace Huskie
Catherine Reid Huskie
Elizabeth Huskie
Jane Huskie
Agnes Thomson Huskie

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1870Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children


    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · Great North of Scotland Railway
    Age 4
    Being one of the two smallest railways in 1923, the Great North of Scotland Railway carried its first passengers from Kittybrewster to Huntly in 1854. In the 1880s the railways were refurbished to give express services to the suburban parts in Aberdeen. There were junctions with the Highland Railway established to help connect Aberdeenshire, Banffshire and Moray counties. The railway started to deliver goods from the North Sean and from the whisky distilleries in Speyside. With the implementation of bus services and the purchase of the British Railway the Great North of Scotland Railway was discontinued.
    1857 · Police (Scotland) Act 1857
    Age 7
    The Police Act 1857 was an Act put into place by Parliament to establish a mandatory police force in every county of Scotland.
    1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.
    Age 24
    The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Reed , of which Reid is the common modern Scots spelling.History: Samuel Chester Reid (1783–1861), the sea captain who designed the stars and stripes form of the present the American flag, was born at Norwich, CT. His father, Lt. John Reid, a former British naval officer of a distinguished Glasgow family, had resigned his commission and joined the cause of the American Revolution.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (7)

    • Catherine Reid in entry for Arthur W Wells and Catherine R Huskie, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Catherine Reid in entry for Margaret Huskie, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    • Death record - Catherine Huskie (nee Reid)

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