Alexander McKAY

Date of Birth: 
18 Apr 1872
Date of Death: 
28 Jan 1951

Alexander was born at Invercargill.

He married Mary Wintersgill (born at Foxton in 1878) at Levin in 1903.

They had 4 daughters & one son. Two (twins) were born at Shannon, the rest were all born in Levin.

Their son, Leslie, & one son-in-law, Albert Connelly, served in WW2. Leslie was also a POW.

Alexander was a butcher by trade. He was in Levin from 1903 through to 1911, then at Feilding, Rongotea & finally Palmerston Nth.

The McKay family were on the unofficial census in 1905 for the Levin township petition.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Alexander McKay, Alexander McKay (Snr), Mary Beattie, Mary Anne Wintersgill, William Wintersgill, Mary Anne Moate, Ellen McKay, Albert Frederick Connelly, Violet McKay, Ernest Albert Corlett, Myrtle McKay, George Arthur Hawthorn, Mayer Goodman, Leslie Donald McKay, Mabel Thelma (Mickey) Muirhead, Mavis McKay, Raymond William Sadd.