Catherine Reid

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

The Life 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
1846–1898
Catherine Reid
1850–1921
Marriage: 1870
James Huskie
1870–1941
John Huskie
1880–1916
Janet Brown Huskie
1871–1879
Helen Brown Huskie
1873–1899
Margaret Huskie
1874–1960
John Huskie
1876–1876
William Huskie
1878–1953
Grace Huskie
1883–1968
Catherine Reid Huskie
1884–1967
Elizabeth Huskie
1887–1965
Jane Huskie
1888–
Agnes Thomson Huskie
1894–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1870
Whitburn, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(12)

    James Huskie

    Male1870–1941Male

    Janet Brown Huskie

    Female1871–1879Female

    Helen Brown Huskie

    Female1873–1899Female

    Margaret Huskie

    Female1874–1960Female

    John Huskie

    Male1876–1876Male

+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:1. nickname for a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Older Scots reid ‘red’. 2. topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, from Old English rȳd ‘woodland clearing’. Compare English Read .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Reid in entry for Arthur W Wells and Catherine R Huskie, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Catherine Huskie in entry for Arthur William Wells and Catherine Reid Huskie, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Death record - Catherine Huskie (nee Reid)

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