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J.F. Reekie, Grand Haven MI

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Re: J.F. Reekie, Grand Haven MI

Posted: 1546402755000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1546445571000
Surnames: Reekie, Ritchie, Paterson, Cameron
I found a death cert for a Mary (Reekie) Ritchie
She was born Jan 16, 1863 in Grand Haven, Ottawa County, Mich.
She died Apr 26, 1926 in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.
age 63 years, 3 months, 12 days
see scan of death cert here
http://seekingmichigan.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection...
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Her parents are listed as
James F Reekie and Mary (Paterson) Reekie
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I then found the death cert for James Reekie
He was born Jan 10, 1840 in Scotland
He died Oct 6, 1919 in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.
see scan of death cert here
http://seekingmichigan.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection...
age 79 years, 8 months, 26 days
The daughter Mrs Ritchie is the reporting party for his death cert.

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1870 Federal Census - Ionia, Ionia, Michigan
John F Reekie 30
Mary Reekie 31
1 Mary Reekie 7
2 Jessie Reekie 5
3 Clara Reekie 2
4 Ellen Reekie 7 months
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1880 Federal Census - Ionia, Ionia, Michigan,
James F. Reekie 40
Mary Reekie 41
1 Mary Reekie 17
2 Jessie Reekie 15
3 Clara B. Reekie 12
4 Helen S. Reekie 10
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1910 Federal Census - Chicago Ward 32, Cook, Illinois
James F Reekie 70
living witht this family
Edwin J Cameron 43
Helen R Cameron 40
J Donald Cameron 9
Jeanette Cameron 7
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There is no proof that this James F Reekie is the man in the picture that you posted.

I hope this information will be helpful to your research.

Good Luck
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