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James Reid --- son of William Reid and Sarah Reid born 2 April 1862 , Jeff’s Creek, Monaro.Died 30 March 1919, Sydney.
March 31 1919—“Monaro
Mercury” records death of James Reid of Adaminaby. He died at a private
hospital in Summerhill (Sydney). Dr. Cormack and Dr. Cassidy (late of
Adaminaby attended. He was born at Berridale in 1863 (sic),being the youngest
son of the late Mr. and Mrs . W . Reid of Bush Hall. He hurt himself when
fencing at the age of 20, and never fully recovered. He sold Bush Hall and
took up property in Sydney, Yass, Adaminaby, and Berridale, He never married.
He leaves 2 brothers, W. and T. of Paupong, and sisters Mrs. A. Jamieson, Mrs.
P. Norton, Mrs. W. Southern (sic), all of Berridale. He was an expert dingo
trapper and did good service on the Snowy Mountains by their destruction. Mrs.
Tebay of Summerhill is a neice.
From Perkins Papers submitted by Gwen Hubert. <ghubert-at-pcug-org-au>
Hello Pattrick, a snippet for the Reid family:
Submitted by Betty Raffaele <raffbet-at-acr-net-au>
The Monaro Mercury Friday September 27 1929
Plant Insignis, Pines Shrubs, &c, (warm localities)
Write for price list
W Reid Sen.,
Manaro Nursery Paupong
Descendants of William Reid
Jan Reid, Gwen Hubert and various other (updated 08.10.04)
Correction sent in by Annette Reid. <hopewood-at-optusnet.com.au> (26.01.06)
Gwen Hubert <ghubert-at-pcug.org.au>
Recompiled from the new Monaro Pioneers database: 13.09.08